Artisanal Brewing Ventures, the parent company of Downingtown-based Victory Brewing, is once again among the 10-largest craft brewers in the country, write Christopher Bjorke and Ryan Sharrow for the Philadelphia Business Journal.
The joint venture — comprising Victory, Sixpoint, and Southern Tier — managed to climb two places this year on the Brewers Association’s list of the Top 50 Craft-Brewing Companies by Sales Volume, snagging eighth place.
Artisanal Brewing also ranked highly on the annual list of Top 50 Overall Brewing Companies, at No. 17.
“The COVID-19 pandemic drastically changed where Americans purchased alcohol in 2020,” said Bart Watson, chief economist at the Brewers Association. “Breweries who had established packaging and distribution capacity were best positioned to take advantage of the boom in off-premise sales and weather market uncertainty.”
The top craft brewery in the country is once again D.G. Yuengling and Son in Pottsville.
Read more about Victory Brewing in the Philadelphia Business Journal.