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• Sam Adams Beer pulls out of South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Sam Adams Beer pulls out of South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade

In the wake of a storm of publicity over the past day, Boston Beer Company – which manufactures Sam Adams – has decided not to participate in the upcoming South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Yesterday South End restaurant Club Cafe announced that it would no longer serve Sam Adams due to the brewer’s association […]

• How’s this for giving back? Sam Adams founder offers loans to small businesses

How’s this for giving back? Sam Adams founder offers loans to small businesses

It isn’t easy starting a business. James Koch, founder and president of the Boston Beer Company, knows that. He produced his first batch of the renowned Sam Adams beer in his kitchen. “I knew how to make beer,” he said. “I didn’t know how to run a business.” To that end, Koch established and funded […]