Tagged: beer

BrewDog Taps Crowdfunding Again at £1.7 Billion Valuation

BrewDog and its Equity for Punks crowdfunding project is at it once again. The Scottish craft brewer is returning to the UK with a securities offer following the end of its US Reg A+ crowdfunding round. To date, BrewDog has raised around £41 million in… Read More

Crowdcube Success Bellfield Brewery Raises £430,000 During Latest Funding Round

Less than two and a half years after securing £178,800 through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube, gluten-free brewing company, Bellfield Brewery, announced it raised £430,000 through its latest funding round, which was supported by  Rod Mathers, Corporate Finance Partner and his team at Henderson… Read More

Update: BeerBod Surpasses £250,000 Funding Goal Thanks to Nearly 275 Crowdcube Investors

With its latest Crowdcube campaign set to close in less than two weeks, online beer retailer Beerbods has successfully secured its initial £250,000 funding target thanks to nearly 275 investors.  As previously reported, the company launched the initiative as it prepares to expand its online retailing… Read More

BeerBods Return to Crowdcube: Seeks Funding to Become the Lending Independent Online Retailer of Beer in the UK

Online beer retailer, BeerBod, has returned to equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube just three years after securing £151,490 from 101 investors. The company is currently seeking £250,000 as it prepares to expand its online retailing platform. In the last two years, the company has launched a range of… Read More

Hey USA! BrewDog’s Equity for Punks Investment Offer Ends in 2 Weeks

BrewDog’s USA crowdfunding offer is nearing its close. Yesterday (July 15), BrewDog emailed out a notice telling potential investors that only two weeks remain in their offer to purchase shares in the fast growing craft brewer. The investment opportunity is using updated rules to allow… Read More

Crowdfunding & Beer: Love at First Round

Equity crowdfunding and beer, or breweries in general, are a natural fit, so it would seem. Beer lovers have a tendency to be rather faithful to their preferred brew. Give them a chance to own shares in the company (along with a free beer or… Read More

Craft Beer Importer & Distrbutor The BottleShop to Finish Crowdcube Round With Nearly £400,000 in Funding

The BottleShop, a craft beer importer and distributor is set to close its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube with nearly £400,000 in funding from more than 375 investors. The company originally sought to raise £350,000. The company, which currently has bars in London, Margat, and Canterbury,… Read More

Crowdcube Spain Investors Pour Funds into Artisanal Brewer Monkey Beer

Monkey Beer’s glass is more than half full, its nearly 80% full. Founded in Toledo in 2014,  artisanal brewer Monkey Beer was recognized by WBCHALLENGER in 2016 as one of the best breweries in the world.  The craft beer brand has sold more than 200,000 pints in 2016 and… Read More

Set To Close Soon: Fizzics Achieves Indiegogo/Microventures Equity Campaign Funding Target

Kickstarter, Indiegogo (rewards), and Shark Tank alum, Fizzics, is set to close its equity crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo/Microventures this Monday (May 8th). The initiative has successfully secured its initial funding target. Fizzics seeks to use science as a way to create a beer dispenser like no… Read More

“Shark Tank” Alum Fizzics Launches Indiegogo Equity Round For Universal Beer Dispenser Expansion

Just a few months after securing $1,086,819 from 7,117 backers through Kickstarter and less than two years after securing $261,808 from 2,078 backers on Indiegogo, Shark Tank alum, Fizzics, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo’s new platform.  As previously reported, Fizzics takes science and puts it… Read More

Spanish Brewer La Brava Beer Completes Second Crowdcube Round & Secures €264,600 in Funding

Spanish brewery, La Brava Beer, has closed its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company secured €264,600 from 114 investors. La Brava describes its brews as Pilsen-style lager that has 100% natural ingredients, which means it contains no preservatives, additives or yeast enhancers, and the… Read More

Innis & Gunn Set to Close Crowdcube Campaign With Nearly £2.3M in Funding

Craft brewery Innis & Gunn is set to close its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube with nearly £2.3 million in funding. The UK-based brewer launched the initiative earlier this month, seeking £1 million and smashed the funding target in 72 hours. Innis & Gunn was founded in 2003… Read More

Crowdfunded Beer Pipeline in Bruges, Belgium Turns on Tap

Beer Flows Through De Halve Maan  Brewery Pipeline Wonders never cease. The crowdfunded beer pipeline turned on its taps yesterday allowing 4000 liters per hour to flow from central Bruges to the De Halve Maan plant on the outskirts of town to prep, bottle and… Read More

Q&A: BrewDog Founder James Watt on EquityforPunks USA Crowdfunding Offer

BrewDog, the largest independent brewery in Europe, is crossing the Atlantic and setting up operations in the United States. The founders, James Watt and Martin Dickie, selected the mid-western city of Columbus as their base and the company is in the process of building a… Read More

Hops & Grain Hits $1 Million in Funding on Wefunder

Hops & Grain, a craft brewery based in Austin, Texas, has raised $1 million on Wefunder – the maximum amount they are able to raise under Reg CF. The crowdfunding offer set a minimum goal of raising just $50,000 and quickly topped that amount. The… Read More

ParrotDog Brews Up NZ$1.7M+ on Day 1, Breaks PledgeMe Records

Beer: uniting the crowd! Campaign and campaign, beer has brewed up millions from global investors. In the first 12 hours of the Wellington-based craft brewers ParrotDog  equity crowdfunding campaign on PledgeMe raised their minimum goal of NZ$1,200,000. Within the day, the brewers raised more than NZ$1.73M… Read More

Hops & Grain Crowdfunding Offer Tops $760,000 on Wefunder

Hops & Grain, one of the very first companies to raise growth capital under Reg CF crowdfunding, has successfully raised $765,970 on Wefunder.  The San Marcos, Texas-based craft Brewery set a minimum funding goal of $50,000.  According to the campaign page, 405 investors participated in the… Read More

BrewDog US Launch: Maverick British Brewer Seeks $50 Million in Reg A+ Equity Crowdfunding Offer

Equity for Punks Crosses the Atlantic and Invades the USA. BrewDog to Challenge “Archaic Financial Institutions.” BrewDog, Scotland’s largest independent brewer, has launched its US equity crowdfunding offer following years of success in raising capital from its consumers in the UK. BrewDog was founded in… Read More

Crowdfunded De Halve Maan Beer Pipeline is Nearing Completion in Bruges

Perhaps one of the most interesting rewards campaigns of all time, the De Halve Maan Beer pipeline is nearing completion. The project was launched last year by the Belgian brewer as it recognized driving tanker trucks through the crowded streets of historic Bruges was a growing… Read More

Brew Kit Startup Moonshine Drinks Looks to Raise £100,000 on Seedrs For Two New Varieties of Wine

Moonshine Drinks, a Nottingham-based startup that provides home brewed alcoholic drinks, is currently seeking to raise £100,000 on Seedrs as it prepares to expand its wine collection. Launched in 2013, the company currently sells its products for the price of £14.50 to retailers, which includes Lakeland stores and online, Scotts… Read More