The German Beer Consumers now have a voice

It is no secret in the beer business anymore:  On the 29th of March was the „Vereinigung der deutschen Bierkonsumenten (German Beer Consumers Union - GBCU)“ founded in the famous beer town Bamberg. Many brewers and institutions already have joined the new community which is already part of the European Beer Consumers Union (EBCU). But the Focus of the Germany Beer Consumers Union will of course be on the consumer’s side. The goal of the GBCU is to give a voice to those, who love ...
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57th Delegate Meeting

Delegate Meeting in Brussels. all member countries gathered and talked about beer consumer’s rights. Today's guest speakers are  Simon Spillane, director Public Affairs Brewers of Europe and  Thomas Paul Maier, counselor Agricultural Affairs, Swiss Mission to the EU. Keep an eye on our website, many more news from that meeting.
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55th Delegate Meeting

At the latest Delegate Meeting held in Brussels, alle member countries gatered and talked about beer consumer's rights. Keep an eye on our website, many more news from that meeting on the way.
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New members of EBCU?

On the upcoming Delegates Meeting in Brussels in two weeks, there will be guests from Spain. People from Asociación de Cerveceros Caseros Españoles and Club Español de Coleccionismo Cervecero is participating the meeting, finding out the benefit of the umbrella organisation EBCU, and networking with all the other member organisations. As Fédération Nationale des Associations Brassicoles (from France) did on our last meeting, and they actually have their AGM these days to decide to join EBC...
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Belgian beer culture is Cultural Heritage of Humanity

UNESCO decided that Belgian beer culture deserved a place on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The German-speaking Community submitted the application to UNESCO on behalf of Belgium. This was done with support from the brewers’ organisations, beer tasting associations, beer promotors, specialised NGOs, and educational institutions. It took a year and a half to evaluate the application. The dossier underwent a strict selection procedure. Beer culture is exp...
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