The Hop Review Blog

Beer & Branding: Camden Town Brewery

Beer & Branding: Camden Town Brewery

LONDON, UK

Besides the happenstance founding of this operation, the other piece of the brewery's identity that catches attention is the branding itself. A true 'less is more' approach that in turn becomes an instantly recognizable brand, and is identifiable at pubs all across the UK. The creative force behind the recent visual refresh is Studio Juice.

Re-tapped: Vice District Brewing

Re-tapped: Vice District Brewing

HOMEWOOD, IL

In our new series, Re-Tapped, we check in with the subjects of our past interviews to find out how they've progressed since our first visit. First up in our re-visits is Chicago's own Vice District Brewing. We check in on their new Homewood location, the second to their South Loop origins.

Beer & Branding: And Union Beer

Beer & Branding: And Union Beer

MUNICH, GER

In 2007, craft brewer AND UNION began working closely with different brewmasters from small, regional, family-run breweries in Bavaria to create a distinctively curated lineup of craft lagers and ales. Recently, the Bavarian brewery unveiled the first canned beers in its range with a 'ballsy yet restrained design,' in an attempt to stand out on the shelves with a minimalistic approach.