LATEST COVID-19 BUSINESS UPDATE As everyone is aware, Governor Newsom is requiring all brewery tasting rooms to be closed to on-site consumption and brewpubs to operate at 50% capacity due... read more →
A couple of decades ago, who would have imagined that American craft beer would be shaping the taste of beer in places like Belgium and Germany? Welcome to 2015: American... read more →
Food trucks at your microbrewery tasting room? Be sure you are covered under their insurance policy.
Food trucks are a great way for breweries to get more patrons to their tasting room. Patrons that are able to eat at your tasting room will likely stay longer,... read more →
Breweries run on cash flow. Purchasing raw materials, new equipment and making payroll are top of mind, but one often neglected item can put a serious crimp in your cash... read more →
Nothing can keep your insurance costs low like having a clean workers compensation claim history. How can you have a Workers’ Comp claim without increasing the losses on your policy?... read more →
If you are in the insurance business, it doesn't take long until you discuss “fraudulent claims” with a client. Several times a year I field this issue with a client and it... read more →
Brewery owners often ask me if volunteers are covered on their workers compensation policies. Start-up breweries often use friend and family volunteer labor in order to keep costs low. Other breweries... read more →