Topic: Lagunitas Brewing

Craft Brewer Lagunitas Says Heineken Deal Marks the End of Its 'Startup' Phase

Founder sees move as a chance at expansion, not selling out

Lagunitas founder Tony Magee knows how it sounds when you hear a craft brewer is selling a 50 percent stake to a global powerhouse like Heineken. But he insists this…

Big Beer Brands Are Fooling Us With Their Crafty Looks

Indie brewers want transparency

It’s a lazy Saturday afternoon, and here we sit in a Whole Foods quaffing pints of creamy craft beer—Old No. 38 Stout from North Coast Brewing in Fort Bragg, Calif.,…