Events

March 3 - 5, 2024

Kalamazoo, MI-US

Michigan Craft Beverage Summit

Register to attend

Join the Michigan Craft Beverage Council (MCBC) and Pure Michigan Business Connect (PMBC) for the first-ever Michigan Craft Beverage Summit, which will be held in Kalamazoo, educating and connecting growers, producers and other suppliers, to create collaborative partnerships and advance an ever-growing state craft beverage industry.

Attendees Will:

  • Interact with craft beverage producers around the state, as well as farmers and equipment suppliers
  • Receive education around navigating local supply chains and sourcing Michigan-grown agriculture
  • Learn about state resources available to industry businesses (grants, technical assistance, etc.)
  • Engage in breakout sessions related to Michigan-grown ingredients, resources, and topics that relate to all craft beverage sectors
  • Participate in a supplier exhibition of products/services to craft beverage growers & producers
  • Connect in one-on-one meetings to discuss supply chain/purchasing opportunities

 

Who Should Attend?

  • Decision makers at Michigan breweries, wineries, cideries, and distilleries
  • Michigan growers of grain and specialty crops used in the beverage production process
  • Michigan suppliers currently servicing the craft beverage industry or those looking to enter the industry for new market opportunities (i.e. grain handlers, grain cleaners, maltsters, relevant professional service providers, etc.)
  • Grocers/retailers/other purchasers look for Michigan craft beverage products
  • Local, regional and state small business service providers
  • Anyone interested in getting engaged in the Michigan craft beverage industry

 

Contact pmbc@michigan.org with any questions related to registration or participation.

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