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Fairport celebrates the heritage of the beer can (access required)


Fairport is celebrating this weekend, honoring its heritage as the birthplace of the beer can. The former American Can Company, which had facilities in Fairport, brought the beer can into existence in 1934. That’s the reason behind Fairport’s Beer Can ...

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Constellation sees gains in beer in 3rd quarter (access required)

Constellation Brands

Constellation Brands continued to focus on its “premium-ization” strategy in the third quarter of fiscal 2020, announcing results Wednesday that showed continued gains in beer, some declines in wine and spirits, and a 20-cents-per share decline in value of its ...

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Family business Lake Beverage expands into fourth generation (access required)

Bernie Schroeder, CEO, his daughter Kristie Barr, HR manager; and his father Hank Schroeder. Bernie and Hank are principal owners of the company. (Provided photo)

  About two-thirds of all businesses in the country are family owned, but it’s rare for a company to remain in a single family’s control for several generations. Lake Beverage in Henrietta is one of the 3 percent to make ...

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Irish Mafia takes over Bloomfield (access required)

Irish Mafia Brewing Comapny founder Mark Mansfield.

A new enterprise has set up shop in East Bloomfield, Ontario County, its looming “Irish Mafia” signage casting shadows over Wahlen Road off County Road 20. For residents of the sleepy town, rest easy: The likes of Whitey Bulger and ...

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