Bars & Restaurants
This Week's Overview
Breweries and Wineries across the country are facing obstacles amid COVID. Some breweries are working to help their local community as others are making tough decisions to keep their employees and customers as safe as possible. A nationwide shortage of aluminum is putting pressure on small craft breweries who are relying on sales for profit.
Top 3 News highlights this week
- Walla Walla winery creates special bottles of wine to give back to restaurants during COVID. The "Restaurant Relief" wine is sold at restaurants and the money made from is is used for any costs that needed to be covered due to the COVID-19 pandemic
- Due to stay at home orders more people are choosing to drink from home causing a high demand for aluminum cans. While large producers and also seeing an impact from this shortage, small craft breweries are taking a large hit.
- Breweries and wineries across the country have been feeling that they are being treated unfairly by being paired with bars during coronavirus shutdowns and regulations.