NBWA Legislative Conference: All 3 Tiers Must ‘Protect Beer,’ Deflect Increased Market Access for Spirits

The unofficial theme of the National Beer Wholesalers Association’s (NBWA) Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. was celebrating the collective force of the beer category across all three tiers. Nearly 600 industry members were in attendance, ready to advocate for beer with members of Congress. Members’ focus areas with legislators this week include the importance of independent beer and beverage distribution, workforce recruitment and retention and differentiation between bev-alc products.