Another reason to LOVE Michigan!!
DETROIT (WWJ) — Beer is good business for Michigan, it appears.
A report showed the state’s overall beer sector generates more than 64,000 jobs, with nearly 5,000 in the distributing sector, putting Michigan at 10th in the nation regarding beer-related jobs. The report was done by the National Beer Wholesalers Association and the Beer Institute.
The group found that beer distribution alone generates $1.9 billion in economic activity.
It’ll bring 100 new jobs to a 11,000 square foot facility, organizers say, and feature 130 taps. Highlighting Michigan craft beer will be the focus of the $3.3 million venture.
Bellaire-based Short’s Brewing Company will attempt a world record beginning at 11 a.m. with tap takeover of at least 101 different varieties of…
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