V. Competitive Analysis
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Direct & Indirect Competitors
The Gold Liquid Brewing Co.
Established in 2017, The Gold Liquid Brewing Co is a family-owned and -operated craft microbrewery and gastropub. The operation consists of an 8 bbl brew house, 2 bbl pilot system, a small batch PicoBrew system, and a 3 kg coffee roaster.
In its taproom, Gold Liquid serves 34 in house brews on tap, as well as additional taps for guest ciders and 6 wines on draft. Its gastropub food menu features high-quality food designed to complement Good Liquid brews. Guests may eat in the bright dining room, or in the large, dog-friendly outdoor beer garden, which features picnic tables and outdoor games.
Midwestern Brewing Co.
Established in 1998, Midwestern Brewing Co. is a brewpub offering its beers, both bottled and on tap, and serving lunch and dinner from locally-sourced ingredients whenever possible. Midwestern operates seven locations in Indiana, though not all serve food. The brewery offers complimentary tastings and monthly guest brewmasters.
Better Brewing Co.
Established in 2018, Better Brewing Co. is a family-friendly, small batch brewery with a full kitchen on site serving gourmet style pub fare. It typically offers a weekly list of entertainment, music and food and drink specials. Guests may eat in the dining room, or in the dog-friendly beer garden.
[Company Name] enjoys several advantages over its competitors. These advantages include:
- Client-oriented service: [Company Name] will have a full-time sales manager to keep in contact with our wholesale customers.
- Management: [Founder’s Name] has been extremely successful working in the industry and will be able to use his experience to create the best tasting beers. His unique qualifications will serve customers in a much more sophisticated manner than [Company Name’s] competitors.
- Transparency: To continue to assure customers of the quality of [Company Name]’s products, customers are welcome to tour the brewery for a beer tasting and brewery experience.