Abita beer bumps up production to tap new markets

Kaplan, Blake
February 1994
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);2/14/94, Vol. 14 Issue 32, p6
Features the microbrewery Abita Brewing Co. of New Orleans, Louisiana. Market expansion into Texas and Georgia; Capital investments; Relocation plans.


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