The Can Debut

Canned beer makes its national debut in 1935. The Gottfried Krueger Brewing Company worked with the American Can Company to deliver 2,000 cans of Krueger’s Finest Beer and Krueger’s Cream Ale in Richmond, Virginia. Ninety-one percent of the drinkers approved … Continue reading

Organizations Promoting Beer Consumption

The United States Brewers Foundation and the Michigan Beer Association were promoters of American breweries.  These organizations worked with newspapers and media companies to promote the consumption of beer in Michigan and throughout the United States.