Flying Dog Brewery Pulls Out of 13 States
Flying Dog Brewery, formerly of Denver, CO, now residing in Frederick, MD has announced they will be pulling out of 13 states (listed below). According to our contact, it will be the entire state, not just regions within the listed states.
We want to hear what you think about this, so please feel free to leave a comment. Cheers, TFP
As local demand for Flying Dog beers continues to soar, we are concentrating our distribution in our home markets. This is no doubt dissapointing news, but is a necessary decision and consistent with the new age of craft beer and the focus on local markets. This announcement was sent out last week to our distributors in the following states:
While this is, without a doubt, disappointing news to these wholesalers, it is in line with what we (and others) believe is the new world of craft beer.
It is also worth noting that amidst this decision, Flying Dog sales nationwide are up 48% overall for the year and up 72% in our local markets.