Cumbria brewing company acquires two microbreweries

Richard Husbands
Bowness Bay Brewery has acquired two microbreweries, for an undisclosed sum, as it looks to grow its market share. Standish-based Windmill Brewery and Cumbrian-based Appleby Brewery will now come under the Bowness Bay Brewing Company, based in the Lake District town of Kendal. Bowness Bay Brewing Company founder Richard Husbands said: “We had been in talks with Windmill and Appleby breweries for some time and it was the right opportunity at the right time. Both breweries offered us a strategic fit and it made perfect sense. ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...