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Introducing the Mobile Sales App

Introducing the Mobile Sales App The Mobile Sales App is out now! The Mobile Sales App allows you and your sales reps to: Process sales Manage daily tasks/activities Keep track of your company's accounts and contacts Easily access real-time inventory levels With the Mobile Sales App, you will be able to work independently and manage your day-to-day tasks directly from [...]

By | July 9th, 2019|

Top 3 Factors Needed to Ensure the Success of Your Brewery

Top 3 Steps to Ensuring the Success of Your Brewery As breweries continue to grow in this complex market, there are many decisions to consider. They range from the basics of marketing and outreach, to the more complex business analysis behind the scenes. As a result, to ensure the success of your brewery, managing your brewery like a business is [...]

By | June 28th, 2019|

Storytelling 101: How Storytelling Can Differentiate your Brewery

Storytelling 101: How Storytelling Can Differentiate Your Brewery What events in your life led you to open up a brewery to craft and share your beer? I bet you didn’t open a brewery just for profit as your sole reason. So, who are you? Why did you open up your brewery? What makes your brews and brewery different? Your customers [...]

By | June 27th, 2019|

Understanding Brewery Production Costs

Understanding Brewery Production Costs Understanding your brewery’s production cost is the first step on the road to profitability. Joe Satran of The Huffington Post broke down why some 6-packs of craft beer go for upwards of $12. Based on his findings from a small sample size of just over a dozen breweries, costs for a standard 6-pack could break down [...]

By | June 20th, 2019|

5 Ways to Increase Customer Engagement and Grow your Brewery

5 Ways to Increase Customer Engagement and Grow Your Brewery Grow your brewery's customer engagement both digitally and in person, to increase profits. Getting customers involved in your business is crucial in today’s marketplace as breweries are becoming more and more competitive to keep people coming back. Here’s 5 ways to increase customer engagement and grow your brewery: Increase On-Premise [...]

By | June 6th, 2019|

5 Skills Every Brewery Employee Should Have

5 Skills Every Brewery Employee Should Have  Whether you’re a brewery looking to hire, or you’re in the market for a job in the brewing industry, there are some patterns and commonalities no matter where you look.  We’ve scoured job boards like Brewbound and others to identify the top trends of skills you should have and what to look for. [...]

By | May 24th, 2019|

Expanding Your Brewery Through Entering New Markets

Expanding Your Brewery Through Entering New Markets The craft beer industry has eclipsed the 7,400-brewery mark, with room to grow, at least at the local level. With the Taproom model being the biggest outlier, growing at 40%, it signals that there’s still a desire to appeal to ever-evolving tastes at a local level in an increasingly competitive market.  With increased competition, changing tastes, and the need to stay local, relevant and unique, many breweries are considering expanding into new beverage lines. Adding new beverages can [...]

By | May 7th, 2019|

Top Benefits & Best Practices for Hop Contracts

Top Benefits & Best Practices for Hop Contracts Hop Contracts are becoming increasingly important as the number of breweries entering the market recently surpassed the 7,400 mark. Buckling down on the business was heavily emphasized across the board in seminars at the recent 2019 Craft Brewers Conference in Denver. Properly handling hop contracts was suggested as one of many [...]

By | April 26th, 2019|

Orchestrate 2019 Recap

More than 300 employees from breweries, distilleries, cideries and other craft beverage makers around the world descended on Portland, Oregon for Orchestrate, our annual user conference.Now In its 7th year, the annual Orchestrate conference provides a central meeting place for OBeer brewery software users to network, attend classes, discuss future trends and outline steps to digitally transform brewery business operations.Orchestrate offered 50+ classes [...]

By | February 14th, 2019|

5 Reasons to Attend Orchestrate 2019

5 Reasons to Attend Orchestrate 2019   The best minds in the craft beer industry will descend on Portland this February for Orchestrate 2019, our annual user conference. Our last conference helped attendees “Level Up” with a rad 8-bit retro video game theme. This year’s theme is all about helping amp up your business and “Rock Your Craft” in 2019. [...]

By | January 7th, 2019|