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100 Best Small Companies in America


  • Revenue: $513 million
  • Market Cap: $1.4 billion
  • CEO: Roper, Martin
  • Industry: Beverages
  • Headquarters: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Year Founded: 1984
  • Ticker: SAM (get quote)

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The Boston Beer Company, Inc. engages in the production and sale of alcohol beverages primarily in the United States, Canada, Europe, Israel, the Caribbean, the Pacific Rim, and Mexico. The company sells approximately 50 beers under the Samuel Adams or the Sam Adams brand names; 7 flavored malt beverages under the Twisted Tea brand name; 3 hard cider beverages under the Angry Orchard brand name; and 1 hard cider under the HardCore brand name. It also offers brewing and packaging services to third parties under contracts. The company sells its products to a network of wholesale distributors, who in turn sell to retailers, such as pubs, restaurants, grocery chains, package stores, stadiums, and other retail outlets. The Boston Beer Company, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

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