Multi-Color Corporation to sponsor the Cape Town Festival of Beer awards

The Cape Town Festival of Beer is delighted to announce Multi-Color Corporation as the official sponsor of the Cape Town Festival of Beer awards that will be judged and awarded at this year’s festival from 1-3 December, 2017.

The Festival is the largest of its kind in the southern hemisphere with more than 60 breweries offering over 200 beers and ciders which make the awards one of the most competitive beer awards in Africa and even the hemisphere. Brewers in attendance will all be vying for the top honours in seven categories: Best Lager, Best Hoppy Beer, Best Beer on Show, Best Dark Beer, Best Specialty Beer, Best Wheat Beer and Best Cider.

Multi-Color Corporation’s Non-Wine New Business Development Manager, Warren Blair, expressed his appreciation for the value of The Festival as well as the local beer market, “Multi-Color Corporation is proud to be the primary sponsor of the Cape Town Festival of Beer Awards. Our association with these prestigious awards underscores our commitment to the South African craft beer industry that we serve so closely.”

Cape Town Festival of Beer co-founder and spokesperson Martin Tucker, explained that with Multi-Color Corporation’s help, the Cape Town Festival of Beer Awards can raise the already high standards of the local-beer market.

“We are proud to be associated with a company like Multi-Color Corporation who excel at what they do in another beverage-orientated industry,” said Tucker. “If we can improve the standards in our industry, using these awards and judging standards, then the whole industry will be taking that next step forward. The consumer will know to look for the beautifully printed Multi-Color Corporation labels, on award-winning beers and ciders with the awards stickers being a vote of confidence and a mark of quality.”

The awards will be judged by an official panel of Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) certified judges.

Beer lovers and connoisseurs alike, can purchase their Cape Town Festival of Beer tickets at Webtickets

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A true global label solution provider, MCC is one of the largest label companies in the world in the following market segments: Home & Personal Care, Food & Beverage, Healthcare, Specialty, Consumer Durables, and Wine & Spirits. Multi-Color Corporation services these markets around the world with business interests in the North American, Latin American, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia Pacific regions.