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The Florida Breweries Report – March 2015

Florida Breweries Report Logo (14.11)Florida breweries increased monthly taxpaid activity by nearly 20% in March 2015.

Monthly Highlights

  • Four new breweries are included in this edition of The Florida Brewery Report: Crooked Can Brewing Co. in Winter Garden, Silverking Brewing Co. in Tarpon Springs, Las Tapas Restaurant & Brewery in The Villages, and Tomoka Brewing Co. in Port Orange.
  • In March 2015, the total number of breweries licensed within the past 12 months stands at 148. Of those, 122 breweries reported taxpaid sales in March.
  • Month-to-month taxpaid sales was up 18.84% in March 2015. Total taxpaid sales during the rolling last-twelve-months (LTM) increased by 3.17%.
  • In March 2015, Florida breweries’ taxpaid sales accounted for 0.37% of all beer sales in Florida (4 out of 1,000 beers sold).

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Florida Breweries Benefit from Local Support

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Credit Sam Slaughter, Persimmon Hollow Brewing Co.

In her August 1, 2014 column, Orlando Sentinel columnist Beth Kassab celebrates Central Florida’s growing number of breweries and the support they’re getting from local government officials. At the same time, Ms. Kassab takes aim at Florida’s state-level politicians, most of whom haven’t given much help or attention to Florida breweries.

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