Columbia Craft signs with Crescent Moon for International Expansion


American Craft Brewery Columbia Craft Joins Forces with British Importer Crescent Moon for International Expansion

[Columbia, 8/29/23] — We are extremely thrilled to announce a strategic partnership with Crescent Moon, a British importer specializing in bringing the finest regional American craft beer to the United Kingdom. This collaboration marks an exciting milestone for both companies as we embark on a journey of international expansion, bringing our beers to the discerning palates of beer enthusiasts across the UK.

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Through this collaboration, Columbia Craft will be able to share our passion for brewing with a broader audience, as Crescent Moon will facilitate seamless distribution and exposure to a new set of consumers, including through their retail business ‘The Beers of America’. Columbia Craft's co-founder, Andrew Strauss, expressed their enthusiasm for the partnership: "We are incredibly excited to partner with Crescent Moon and introduce our unique beers to the UK market. Our commitment to quality and innovation aligns perfectly with Crescent Moon's values, making this a natural fit."

Crescent Moon has curated an impressive portfolio of craft breweries for their launch including Edmund’s Oast, Sycamore and Peak Drift, making them an ideal partner to introduce Columbia Craft's products to the British market. With a focus on premium, award-winning offerings and a dedication to representing only the finest craft producers, Crescent Moon is poised to bring Columbia Craft's exceptional beers to consumers throughout the UK.

"We are delighted to welcome Columbia Craft to our family of outstanding craft breweries," remarked Crescent Moon's CEO, Matty Cartwright. "Their commitment to pushing the boundaries of brewing excellence and their strong emphasis on community engagement mirror our own values. We are confident that their unique and flavorful beers will resonate with British consumers."

The partnership between Columbia Craft and Crescent Moon represents a meeting of two like-minded companies, both dedicated to delivering exceptional craft beers that reflect their passion for the art of brewing. As the collaboration takes flight, both companies are excited to embark on this journey of sharing flavors, cultures, and a shared love for craft beer across international borders.

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Andrew Strauss
COO - Columbia Craft

Matty Cartwright
CEO - Crescent Moon