Posts tagged Bottling
The Move toward Greener Beer Packaging

When you think of beer packaging, chances are that you immediately think of the cardboard six-pack holder or the cardboard case. However, packaging goes far beyond what keeps your beer bottles or cans together. The largest consideration in beer packaging is actually those very bottles and cans! There is a growing movement toward greening up this aspect of the industry.

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Cans and Bottles and Contention, Oh My!

There is a considerable amount of contention out there in the beer world today. While there are controversies over label design and the never-ending battle of "my beer is better than yours," there's a fight brewing over something else – that of cans versus bottles.  Which is better?  Why is one better than the other, anyway?

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Beer Bottle Colors: Why Brown Leads the Pack

If you've ventured down to your local grocery store to peruse the beer section lately, chances are good that you've seen row upon row of bottles gleaming under those fluorescent lights – six-packs, 12-packs, cases and even singles. It's also likely that you saw a predominant number of brown bottles available with a smattering of green and clear bottles tossed in. Why the color range? Why does brown dominate the world of beer bottles?

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