First brew already in April – Revolutionary brewhouse design is implemented for the first time in the Schlossbrauerei Reckendorf

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With NESSIE by ZIEMANN, ZIEMANN HOLVRIEKA GmbH, Ludwigsburg has developed a revolutionary mash filtration process, which at the same time opens the door to a completely new process of wort production. The brewing process OMNIUM by ZIEMANN, which celebrated its world premiere at the drinktec 2017, is the result of interdisciplinary research and development work and is now being implemented for the first time in a new brewhouse. This pioneering role is taken by the medium-sized Reckendorf brewery in Franconia. (more…)

Micro Matic launches keg coupler for keykeg

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After recently expanding its presence in the North American beverage market, Lightweight Containers BV, the company behind the innovative UniKeg and KeyKeg one-way kegs, has announced a strategic agreement with Micro Matic, the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of keg valves and dispensing equipment. This agreement is set to begin March 1, 2018 (more…)

Beviale Family – SIBA’s BeerX: Here’s to a great partnership

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SIBA’s BeerX, Britain’s largest trade fair for all aspects of beer and brewing, is now an official partner of the Beviale Family. After five successful events in Sheffield, BeerX took place in Liverpool for the first time on 14 and 15 March 2018. (more…)

CRAFT DRINKS INDIA: the newest member of the Beviale Family

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The global network of the Beviale Family is constantly growing. The latest addition to the beverage production segment is CRAFT DRINKS INDIA, which will take place for the first time on 4 and 5 July 2018 at the White Orchid Convention Center in Bangalore. The event is primarily designed for brewers, microbrewers, craft brewers and distributors, but also for newcomers seeking advice and inspiration. International manufacturers and suppliers will present their solutions at the trade fair, the focus of which will be the production of craft beer, craft spirits and wine. VLB, the Berlin-based Research and Teaching Institute for Brewing, has partnered with us to develop the conference programme. CRAFT DRINKS INDIA will be organised by NürnbergMesse India in conjunction with Indian exhibition company PDA Trade Fairs, and is tailored to the needs and interests of the fast-growing beverage market in India. (more…)

Competent contact person for customers

Competent contact person for customers
Stefan Riggert
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Since January, ZIEMANN HOLVRIEKA has with Stefan Riggert a new sales director for the DACH region and Eastern Europe. The 40-year-old Riggert has been working at the expert company for tanks and process technology for the brewing, beverage and liquid food industry since 2014 and was previously responsible for the former CIS states. „I am looking forward to this new task, which I will fill with my experience and market knowledge”, emphasized Riggert. (more…)

Experienced expert and consultant at eye level

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Florian Schneider is the new Head of Sales EMEA at ZIEMANN HOLVRIEKA. The 41-year-old Schneider is responsible for the regions Europe, Middle East, Africa and Central Asia at the expert company for tanks and process technology for the brewing, beverage and liquid food industry. “We are pleased that we were able to win such an industry-experienced expert for this responsible position”, emphasized Lars Roed, Managing Director. (more…)

Beer Business (Pivnoe Delo) #4-2017

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Global hop market A local alternative to mass beer suggested by independent brewers has been successful and is now altering the global market. Beer is becoming more diversified, so transnational companies have to accept the new game rules and to switch focus to young and fast growing markets. All these processes increased the demand for aroma and bitter hop as well as their acreage expansion on two continents. However now there appeared a downward trend of alcohol consumption in the world, so even special sorts can soon turn to be sufficient. In this connection the dynamic American hop market is already facing some problems. EU hop producers have become more cautious, they are not racing to exceed the demand and look forward with more confidence, judging by the contract terms.  Hop Market in Russia Germany still dominates the Russian market, yet over the recent two years one has been able observe a continuous success of Czech hop suppliers. Their expansion and growing popularity of hops from the United States became the drivers of supplies growth in 2016 despite the preceding modest harvest crop in the EU, as well as the factor of relative stability in 2017. In this connection, in 2017,…

Global hop market. Hop Market in Russia.

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Global hop market

Hop Market in Russia