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 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|

2017 Update: OBeer Growth vs. Industry

June marks the annual release of the Brewer’s Association production numbers, which monitors the pulse of the craft beer industry. In a nutshell, the industry continues to grow but at a slower rate compared to previous years. According to the BA's 2015 report, breweries running OBeer increased production by an average of 68% – 5.2 times the industry of 17.8%.  How [...]

By | June 13th, 2017|

Orchestrate 2016 Recap

Orchestrate 2016 Recap Video: More than 300 attendees from breweries across the U.S. and the world gathered in our hometown of Portland, Ore. last month for our annual Orchestrate user conference.  The user conference concept was born out of a desire to provide our customers an experience that combines learning, sharing and networking with the best that Portland has to offer. Users [...]

By | November 10th, 2016|

8 Key Success Factors to Be Competitive in the Beer Industry

Source: Brewer’s Association The craft brewery continues to grow in 2018. In Brewers Association’s 2018 industry report, there was a 13% increase in the number of breweries in the US in 2018 compared to 2017. Compared to ten years ago in 2008, the number of breweries in the US has increased by 80% with 7,450 breweries open in the US in [...]

By | July 27th, 2016|