Monday, March 18, 2013
New Sales Pitch Raises Eyebrows
A special offering from Tennessee craft brewers Yazoo and Calfkiller features an unusual sales pitch to beer aficionados. It reads: "Now With Even More Taxes!" The new product going on sale this week is the latest effort among brewers to draw attention to Tennessee's highest-in-the-nation tax scheme for beer. High-end brewers argue disproportionately affects their ability to compete.