INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS: Study says beer distributors are 'hidden gem'

2013-03-14T12:53:00Z 2013-03-15T18:43:04Z INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS: Study says beer distributors are 'hidden gem'Gerry Dick Inside Indiana Business
March 14, 2013 12:53 pm  • 

A newly released report, commissioned by the National Beer Wholesalers Association, suggests Indiana beer distributors employ more than 2,000 people and have a $740 million economic impact on the state. The study also shows the industry contributes more than $350 million in state revenues through income and alcohol excise taxes. University of Delaware Economist Bill Latham, who helped author the report, says the sector has traditionally been "tremendously undervalued." Latham says the industry's impact on Indiana is "likely to grow."


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