Succeed on the Path to Market

As an independent beer, wine, spirits, cider or mead producer, you’re faced with many challenges, but one of the biggest is distributing your product. Craft Beverage Distribution Conference delivers solutions. Get answers to your questions and immerse yourself in practical education addressing:

    • Branding and packaging
    • Marketing and sales
    • Traditional and alternative distribution
    • On-premise, off-premise and third channels
    • And more!


Upcoming Events

CBE Live Monthly Webinar Series

The Craft Beverage Expo and Distribution Conference is offering monthly one-hour long webinars presented by leading industry professionals discussing the latest trends and developments the craft beverage community faces throughout the year. Check out the upcoming Webinar on May 19: Getting Your Beverage to Market.

CBE Virtual Experience: June 21-22, 2021

New this year, the Craft Beverage Expo and Distribution Conference is offering a can’t-miss live online two-day event with education on the topics at the forefront of every craft business professional. Join to learn, hear from leading industry professionals, and connect with people in the craft beverage industry – all from the comfort of your home or office.

CBE Live in Louisville: October 18-20, 2021

The Craft Beverage Expo and Distribution Conference is the curated event you need to experience if you’re in the craft beverage industry. his is the ONLY place that teaches you step-by-step ways to formulate a solid distribution plan with the help of experts who know the craft business inside and out. You’ll also find companies that cater specifically to specialty beverages with the best new technologies and tools—from fresh ingredients, to labels and shipping, to financial and other services specific to the craft industry’s needs. Join independent producers like yourself for an unforgettable experience where you can get a taste of the rich past and embrace the future at Craft Beverage Expo and Distribution Conference.

Women in Craft in Louisville: October 20, 2021

CBE’s Women in Craft Forum focuses on topics unique to women in the craft beverage industry. Whether you are in wine, beer, spirits, cider, mead or non-alcoholic beverages, this forum will set you up for success with tailored insight and strategies to push you to the next level in your career. Be prepared to walk away with not only tools and resources for managing your career in craft, but new, lifelong connections.