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We’re Hiring!

Hi there, You want to work in the beer industry, don’t you?!? We know you do. Well, huzzah. You’re almost there. The posts are here: Sales Rep Vancouver Island – 2018 Please send all applications to Cheers!

RainCity Brands is Now “Copper & Theory”!

We’ve changed our name! RainCity Brands is now “Copper & Theory”. As of today, RainCity Brands, Inc. will begin conducting business as “Copper & Theory Artisan Beer Supply Co.”. This name change allows us to present our beers in a brand… Read More >

Brasserie De Cazeau (Tournay)

When I went to Belgium last August, the very first beer I ordered was Saison Cazeau. Being a sucker for saisons in general made it easy, but it came highly recommended as well from good friends… and it did not… Read More >

Some Sad News… No More Pretty Things for BC

Hello all, Unfortunately RainCity Brands will no longer be distributing beer from Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project. Dann and Martha, the owners at Pretty Things have decided that it no longer makes sense for them to send beer all… Read More >

Privatizing the BCLDB’s Warehouses – Input Needed

A recent Liquor Distribution Branch announcement told us all of the impending sale of the LDB’s Distribution Centers to the private sector. Of course this has caused much speculation about motives and about potential suitors. I’ve seen a lot of… Read More >

Belgium – Day 3, 4, and 5

Day 3 – Uneventful day in Bruges. No real beer business, just touring around (first time there), although I did have a few beers at the famous t’ Brugs Beertje. The most eventful thing that happened there was that I… Read More >

Belgium 2011 – Day One & Two

Day One: We arrived in Brussels on Saturday morning,  9am local time, and were lucky to get situated in our hotel right away. After a quick shower we stopped first at a touristy coffee shop near the Grand Place for… Read More >

Cantillon Arrivals – New Lambics in Town

We’re happy to announce that we have new Cantillon arrivals that will leave our warehouse this week for retail locations in Vancouver. We received only a very limited quantity of the following beers: Lou Pepe Kriek and Framboise Iris St…. Read More >

How We Got Our Brands

  With my trip to Belgium approaching I will be posting more about the breweries I visit, especially those that will be joining the portfolio.  Sometimes people ask about how why we have the beers in our portfolio that we… Read More >

Vancouver Craft Beer Week

It’s Vancouver Craft Beer Week! Here’s an overview of what we’re doing! Monday May 9th Belgian Beer Showcase at BierCraft Bistro – Experience the best of Belgium. We will be pouring a selection of beers from Cantillon and De Ranke…. Read More >