PINT, turns 40 years today

Today, 40 years ago, Vereniging Promotie INformatie Traditioneel Bier (PINT) the association was formed. It's forming the picture of a good old consumer organisation, healty and and still important to consumers. Beer Consumers, as in all over Europe. PINT is the beer consumer association in the Netherlands. An association of discerning beer lovers. who stands up for the interests of beer consumers in the Netherlands. www.pint.nl
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EBCU in Good Beer Matters podcast

Today, EBCU chairman was interviewed for Good Beer Mathers podcast. Jeremy Storton write on his web page, "Because there is a lot of bad beer, dirty lines and grimy glasses that get between your customer and superior beer experience. Because you understand there is much more to beer than what’s inside their glass. Because your customers deserve better." And he got a good "speak" about consumer rights in Europe to his recorder. Maybe Craft Brewing in US is way ahead of Europe, but it's the oth...
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New Full Member of EBCU

Asociación de Cerveceros Caseros Españoles (ACCE) - Spain, is the newest Full Member of EBCU. ACCE is a national non-profit cultural association, founded in 2009 but with a long history. Our objectives are to promote the production of homemade and craft beer, to promote a quality beer culture betting on the diversity of styles, its history and the quality of raw materials, as well as to develop activities related to our hobby and any other that we consider related to our ends. ACCE ha...
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The Brewers of Europe #reconnect (Poland)

Polish Brewers are concerned that while the restaurant, bar and hotel sector has opened to #reconnect following the lockdown, customer numbers remain low and many establishments are under pressure.It's more important than ever, given the jobs and economic activity generated by the hospitality sector, that the right support is in place.Visit: https://loom.ly/t_yayzQReport: https://loom.ly/Kxe563s
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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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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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