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Posted on February 12, 2014 by Marina

Guest Post by Tory (Retail & Events). A lot goes on behind the scenes of our production facility to get our delicious Pilsner from the tanks to your lips.  We talked to our Lead-hand of Bottling, Lawrence Rench to see what happens on a daily basis to make that happen. Bottling:   How many staff members will work on a bottling day? It takes 18 staff members to rotate through the bottling stations. How many days a week do you run the bottling line? Between three-four in the summer and two in the winter. On an average day how many 24’s will […]

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Posted on January 9, 2014 by Marina

If you’re a beer enthusiast and from the “Tri-cities” area, you’ve heard of Beertown. The beer-themed spot  is a fusion of a retro public house and a modern bar, built around a ‘chef-driven’ kitchen. And you guessed it – they focus on having a great selection of beer and quality of food to go along with it. We love to spotlight unique places with a great beer list so we chatted with Jody Palubiski, managing partner  at The Charcoal Group to give us some insight into Beertown. 1. How would you describe Beertown to someone who has never been there before? One […]

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Filed under: beer, partners, partnerships

Posted on November 25, 2013 by Marina

Working in the field, sometimes our reps are faced with various challenges such as draught installations. Luckily, we have some fantastic industry partners and friends who can help us out! Here’s David from www.thelinemen.ca sharing his adventure of installing an air cooled draught unit at Hostelling International, who every week bring in a group of international tourists to showcase Toronto’s Craft Brewed Premium Pilsner. Warning: below is for the technically inclined who know a thing or two about draught units!   A few weeks ago, Jeremy Moore (Steam Whistle rep) called and said he needed a difficult draught install done. I went to […]

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