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New definition for Texas craft brewer unveiled

“The change also reflects the evolving U.S. beer landscape as more craft breweries are acquired by behemoths such as MillerCoors or Anheuser-BuschInBev. At least 14 such deals have been announced so far across the U.S., the Brewers Association reports.

“I think it’s clear that the big brewers are interested in expanding their craft portfolios,” said Brock Wagner, owner/founder of Houston’s Saint Arnold Brewing Co. and a guild board member.

“It’s a lot easier to buy a brand than to build one. I’m not surprised by the announcement.””

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New definition for Texas craft brewer unveiled