Tagged: alcohol

Premiere Cranberry Cider Brand Cranes Set to Close Seedrs Initiative With Over £185,000 in Funding

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Cranes, a premiere cranberry cider brand based out of the UK, announced this week it is set to close its crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs shortly. The company launched the campaign last month to raise nearly £100,000. Brewed just outside of Cambridge, Cranes drinks are 100%… Read More

Overfunding: Premium Cranberry Cider Brand Cranes Secures Seedrs Funding Goal

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Just a couple of weeks after launching its Seedrs crowdfunding campaign, premium cranberry cider brand, Cranes, has successfully secured its initial £95,000 funding goal. As previously reported, the company’s drinks are 100% natural and offer a high juice content over 16%, has only 99 calories per bottle,… Read More

Whirlpool’s Divison W Labs Reveal Details About Indiegogo-Funded Beer Fermentor & Dispenser “Vessi”

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Following the success of its Vessi Indiegogo campaign, the team of Whirlpool Corporation’s (NSYE: WHR) Division W Labs revealed details about the beer fermentor and dispenser with the global crowdfunding platform. As previously reported, the new beer fermentor and dispenser system notably ferments, carbonates and dispenses… Read More

GlenWyvis Distillery Extends Crowdfunder UK Campaign & Surpasses £2 Million


Just hours before its highly successful crowdfunding campaign on Crowdfunder UK was supposed to end, GlenWyvis Distillery decided to extend the initiative for another two weeks. Earlier this month, GlenWyvis took to the crowdfunding portal to raise a total of £1.5 million as it prepared to open what’s… Read More

Success!: GlenWyvis Distillery Surpasses £1.5M Through Crowdfunder UK Initiative

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Scottish distillery, GlenWyvis, has successfully secured £1.5 million through its crowdfunding campaign on Crowdfunder UK thanks to over 1450 investors. GlenWyvis Distillery Community Benefit Society, based in the historic Highland town of Dingwall, is seeking to create Scotland’s very first community-owned craft whiskey distillery. The… Read More

Chapel Down CEO Calls Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Indicative of Revolution as Campaign Remains Open to Investors

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Chapel Down has posted an update on their equity crowdfunding campaign that raised £1.7 million on Seedrs. The offer has raised £1.16 through equity crowdfunding and £550,000 via share placing, according to the company. The campaign remains open until April 29th for larger investments (£25,000… Read More

Raise Your Glass: London Cocktail Club Hits Crowdcube to Secure £750,000 For Three New Bars

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The London Cocktail Club (LCC), which comprises of five London cocktail bars, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £750,000 to help continue its expansion.  Founded in 2008 by JJ Goodman, a winner of the world cocktail championship and James Hopkins founded LCC after… Read More

Brief: Indiegogo Success Stone Brewery Announces Tentative Brewing Timeline

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Earlier this month, Indiegogo success, Stone Brewery Co., announced to its backers a new tentative brewing timeline. Back in 2014, the California-based brewery hit Indiegogo to raise $1 million for expansion of its amazing beer. During its run, the campaign secured$2,532,211 from 13,979 backers.  Stone Brewing… Read More

Brewdog Vows Revenge Against Diageo For Infamous Industry Awards Snub

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Nearly four years after one of the world’s largest drinks companies, Diageo, snubbed BrewDog for an industry award, the perpetually crowdfunding company is officially vowing revenge for the decision. According to The Daily Record, Diageo, who make drinks such as Guinness, Smirnoff and Johnnie Walker, was forced to apologize… Read More

Crowdcube #FundedClub Member Bellfield Brewery is Moving Into the Production Stage

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Crowdcube #FundedClub member Bellfield Brewery recently announced, nearly a year after the closing of the company’s equity crowdfunding campaign, it is officially moving into the production stage. As previously reported, the new craft brewery with a mission: to make Gluten Free (GF) beers and lagers that taste… Read More

Chapel Down’s Curious Brew Secures Over £1.4M on Seedrs; Named Best-selling Craft Beer at Waitrose

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With nearly a month until its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs comes to an end, Chapel Down’s (EPIC: CDGP) Curious Brew has successfully capture over £1.4 million. As previously reported,  Chapel Down hit Seedrs last fall to support the expansion of the company’s “fast growing beer and cider… Read More

London’s Nirvana Brewery Seeks £135,000 on Crowd For Angels to Produce Alcohol-Free Craft Beers

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London-based Nirvana Brewery has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Crowd for Angels with a mission to raise £135,000 for its new non-alcoholic beer line. While sharing details about its products, the company noted that non-alcoholic craft beers do not have to be as boring as the… Read More

PicoBrew Returns to Kickstarter With Craft Beer Brewing Appliance “Pico”; Surpasses $200,000 in Nine Hours

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PicoBrew, Inc, creator of the PicoBrew Zymatic automatic beer brewing appliance, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to raise funds for its latest product, the PicoBrew Pico. Within 9 hours, the new device successfully crushed the $200,000 goal. While PicoBrew’s Zymatic product targets beer brewing… Read More

First Milwaukee-Area Company, Philly’s Premium Beverages, Crowdfunding Under Wisconsin’s Equity Crowdfunding Law

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Those near Milwaukee, Wisc., tonight will have something new to drink to: Philly’s Premium Beverages LLC, a Grafton firm that sells readymade mixed drinks in bottles and cans is the first Milwaukee-area company to seek money from investors under Wisconsin’s year-old equity “crowdfunding” law, according to Milwaukee’s Journal… Read More

TipsyPud Launches Crowdcube Campaign to Raise £85,000 For Premium Pudding Expansion

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TipsyPud has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £85,000 to expand its UK-based pudding company. Started by entrepreneur, Lucy Anderson, the TipsyPud Indulgence Collections are aiming to take the growing £5billion UK gourmet food and gift markets by storm. The company shared: “Deliciously naughty,… Read More

UK’s HonestBrew Returns to Crowdcube to Raise Additional £300,000 For Growth & Expansion

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HonestBrew, a Westminster-based online retailer that works with craft breweries around the world, has launched a second equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube to raise £300,000 for expansion. HonestBrew considers itself to be UK’s leading online craft beer retailers. It ship tens of thousands of bottles across the UK each month; has… Read More

BrewDog Moves Over to Crowdcube with Combo Debt / Equity Crowdfunding Offer

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BrewDog and its “Equity for Punks” crowdfunding offer is now listed on Crowdcube in a “first” combined debt and equity capital raise.  The offer is marketed as the “Worlds Biggest [funding] Round”. According to Crowdcube, investors may purchase 2 shares of BrewDog stock for £95… Read More

Sydney’s Poor Toms Gin Makes An Appearance on New Series “The Cult of New” Following Pozible Project (Video)

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Last week, Sydney brand Poor Toms Gin made its appearance on the new series The Cult of New.  The new craft gin distillery has opened in Sydney earlier this year and its first batch was snapped up on Australia’s crowdfunding platform, Pozible.  The young business raised $25,000 in one day. It… Read More

Angels Den Raises Capital for WhiskyInvestDirect, Whisky Crowdfunding Platform

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Angels Den is raising capital for a new niche crowdfunding site, WhiskyInvestDirect. The live investment offer for the new funding portal wants to capitalize on a consumable that has seen an average annual return of 5% since 1980. WhiskyInvestDirect was founded by Paul Tustain and Rupert… Read More

North Drinkware’s Mt. Hood Pint Glass Scores Nearly $350,000 First Week on Kickstarter

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Setting out to create a drinking glass that stands out from the rest, Portland-based North Drinkware has launched a crowdfunding campaign Kickstarter for The Oregon Pint. The North Drinkware team stated, “We made The Oregon Pint because we wanted a glass with a connection to… Read More