Articles about Brewery Equipment and Supplies

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Choosing Your Supplier

How to find them, what to ask them, and how to ensure you’re getting the best value for your business.

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Why Has Dry Hopping Become So Popular?

Dry hopping has become a popular method of manipulating the flavor and aroma profile of a brew.

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Kinnek Knowledge Team

What is the Role of Malt in the Brewing Process?

Malting is a complex, multi-step process that is important for new brewers understand.

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Kinnek Knowledge Team

The Advantages of Using Hop Extracts Instead of Standard Hops

There are plenty of great reasons to use hop extracts as an alternative to standard hop infusions.

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Growler Types — The Basics

Growler offerings have expanded quite a bit in recent years, so it's worth considering all the different types of growlers available on the market.

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Commercial Keg Washers — Necessary Brewery Equipment

Commercial keg washers are an important investment for brewers looking to expand their operations.

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Commercial Glasswashers Can Help Businesses With a High Volume of Beverage Consumption

There are a number of advantages to using a commercial glasswasher as opposed to a dishwasher for your fragile glassware.

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Kinnek Knowledge Team

How A Moonshine Distiller Found The Right Supplier

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The Three Items of Merchandising You Need to Promote Your Brewery

For many craft breweries, promoting their business is a hot-topic. We show you three easy ways to promote your brewery using merchandising as a cost-effective, quick method to get the word out.

Nora D. McGunnigle

Wastewater Management for Breweries

How wastewater management can cut costs and even increase ROI.

John Haugen

Brewery Profile: Wayward Owl Brewing

Justin Boswell looks to restore New Orleans as the brewing capital of the south.

Nora D. McGunnigle

Custom Growlers: A Guide

A guide to custom growlers, growler materials, storage and how to use them to promote your business.

Fawn Ward

Craft Brewers Conference: 5 Things We Learned

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Buying A Brewing System? 3 Things You Need to Know First

Buying a brewing system? Here are 3 things you need to know first to get the best deal and equipment for your money.

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How to Purchase Glycol Chillers, Part 2

Glycol Chiller Power, Cost, and Other Math for Keeping (Your Beer) Cool

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Do I Need To Insure My Brewery?

Curious about if you need to insure your brewery? Kinnek has you covered...

Kinnek Knowledge Team

Kinnek Knowledge Team

How to Purchase Glycol Chillers, Part I

Using Glycol Chillers to Keep (Your Beer) Cool

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Advice from the Experts: Buying a Malt Handling System

Need advice on buying a malt handling system? We share advice from experts Malt Handling LLC and Pilot Malt House on how to select the right malt processing equipment for your business.

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Kinnek Purchasing Trends 2015: Craft Breweries

Kinnek shares purchasing trends for US craft breweries in 2015.

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Craft Beer Branding Strategy Tips: Ignite Beverage

Do you need a craft beer branding strategy? Branding experts Ignite Beverage share their key tips.

Jeremy Martin

Brew Trends: Cooperative Craft (Part 4)

For the last article in our cooperative craft brewing series, we highlight the pros and cons of the business model with Michigan-based High Five Co-op Brewery.

Jeremy Martin

Brew Trends: Cooperative Craft (Part 2)

For the second article in our cooperative craft brewing series, we explore how one Seattle-based business uses the "member driven" model to build a strong community and brand.

Jeremy Martin

Brew Trends: Cooperative Craft (Part 3)

For the third article in our cooperative craft brewing series, we explore how one Wisconsin-based business is building a strong following and growth strategy using a hybrid cooperative model.

Jeremy Martin

15 Steps to Productivity at CBC 2015: A Not-So-Serious Guide

Jenn Kao

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A Kinnek Guide to Portland

Jenn Kao

Kinnek Testeroo

Whiskey Glasses Types

What you need to know to please your whiskey loving costumers.

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Member Spotlight: Pig Pounder Brewery

A Greensboro, NC brewery speaks to Kinnek

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Member Spotlight: Mustang Brewing Company

What Brewers Wish They Knew Back Then, What They Know Now

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Member Spotlight: Triton Brewery

David Waldman of Triton Brewing Company speaks to Kinnek about beer and brewing.

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Beer Glasses Purchasing Guide

What you need to know before making your custom imprint beer glass purchase

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Brew Trends: Cooperative Craft Brewing (Part 1)

In this week's Brew Trends, we start with part one of a four-part series on cooperative craft brewing. In particular, we'll explore why community is at the heart of a successful co-op business.

Jeremy Martin

Should I Invest in A Mobile Canning Solution?

Should your small business invest in its own canning line or a mobile solution? Get advice courtesy of The Equipped Brewer magazine.

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Select the Right Automated Bottling Equipment

Kinnek showcases advice on selecting equipment from national publication The Equipped Brewer to help build thriving craft beverage businesses.

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Brewery Incubators Build Success

How do brewery incubators build success? The Equipped Brewer investigates...

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It's the Season for Pink Boots

Kinnek speaks to Sybil Perkins of Pink Boots Society about its mission and supporting the work of female brewers in the US.

Meredith Heil

The Case for Cans: Trends in Craft Beer Canning

Award-winning writer & Beerded Lady Meredith Heil makes the case for cans by reviewing trends in craft beer canning.

Meredith Heil

Profile: Backward Flag Flies the Flag for Female Brewers in New Jersey

Profile of Backward Flag, a craft brewery in New Jersey raising the flag for female brewers everywhere.

Ruth Temianka

Kinnek Suppliers at Craft Brewers Conference 2015

Here, we profile Kinnek suppliers appearing at Craft Brewers Conference 2015. Read on to learn about each of the companies and how Kinnek can help you get quotes from them today.

Harrison Congdon

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St. Patrick's Day Pub Promotions: How Galway Bay Pub Honors Its Heritage

If you're curious to know how Galway Bay Pub honors its Irish heritage, look no further than the tavern's St. Patrick's Day pub promotions.

Harrison Congdon

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How to Purchase Beer Fermenters

A guide to purchasing the beer fermenter that will help you ferment, instead of having to experiment!

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Purchasing a Filling Machine? 7 Questions To Ask Before Buying

Purchasing a filling machine? Here are 7 questions to ask before buying to ensure you select the best liquid filler for your production needs.

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What is a Beer Growler? A Beginner's Guide

What is a beer growler? Our beginner's guide shows you everything you need to know, including sizes and tips on creating a custom growler of your own.

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How to Buy a Craft Brewhouse

Wondering how to buy a craft brewhouse? From defining the term "brewhouse" to explaining its components, here's what you need to know.

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