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Colorado Craft Brewers Pleased As Sales Keep Growing

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In February 2011 CBS News anchor Jeff Glor visited New Belgium Brewery in Fort Collins to shadow his brother, an employee. Read Full Story

In February 2011 CBS News anchor Jeff Glor visited New Belgium Brewery in Fort Collins to shadow his brother, an employee. Read Full Story

DENVER (CBS4) – Craft beer sales keep growing across the country, and that’s good news for Colorado brewers.

CBS4’s news partners at the Denver Business Journal broke down the latest numbers. Sales in the first half of 2012 jumped 14 percent over the same time last year. Craft brew production rose by double digits as well.

The big brewers still dominate with more than 90 percent of the overall beer market.

Colorado is home to six of the largest craft brewers in the country and they have a $446 million economic impact on the state.

denver business journal Colorado Craft Brewers Pleased As Sales Keep GrowingRead more on the website of CBS4 partner the Denver Business Journal.

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