Archive for February, 2018

Fuller’s buys Sussex craft brewery

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Fuller Smith & Turner — the oldest brewery in London and operator of an international brand — has purchased Dark Star Brewing in Sussex. Terms of the sale were not revealed. “The deal means we will continue to do what we do, but gives us huge opportunities to brew more one-off small batch beers hand-in-hand […]

Stone Brewing sues MillerCoors to defend ‘Stone’ mark

Monday, February 12th, 2018

Stone Brewing has filed suit in federal court, charging brewing giant MillerCoors with trademark infringement in marketing Keystone Light beer. MillerCoors revamped Keystone Light packaging last April, emphasizing the word “Stone” on the side of its cans. “Keystone’s new can design overtly copies and infringes the Stone trademark,” Stone stated in the lawsuit. In a […]