December 03, 2016 1:26 PM ET


Company Overview of Pabst Brewing Company, LLC

Company Overview

Pabst Brewing Company, LLC produces and sells beers in the United States. The company offers its products through distributors. Pabst Brewing Company, LLC was formerly known as Phillip Best Brewing Company and changed its name to Pabst Brewing Company, LLC in March 1889. The company was founded in 1844 and is based in Los Angeles, California. Pabst Brewing Company, LLC is a former subsidiary of S&P Company.

10635 Santa Monica Boulevard

Suite 350

Los Angeles, CA 90025

United States

Founded in 1844





Key Executives for Pabst Brewing Company, LLC

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Pabst Brewing Company, LLC Key Developments

Pabst Brewing Company Names Simon Thorpe as Chief Executive Officer, Effective December 1, 2016

Pabst Brewing Company announced that it has named Simon Thorpe as Chief Executive Officer, effective December 1, 2016. Eugene Kashper, current Chairman and CEO, will remain full-time Chairman of the Board and continue to play an active role in the business. Simon was previously President/CEO of Duvel Moortgat USA, where he led the transformation of the company’s U.S. craft brewing business into a respected leader in the craft beer segment.

The Pabst Brewing Company Announces the Debut of its New PBR-Themed "Can Crusher" Pinball Machine

The Pabst Brewing Company announced the debut of its new PBR-Themed "Can Crusher" pinball machine. The game was developed in partnership with Stern Pinball Inc. The "Can Crusher" pinball machine captures the iconic nature of the PBR brand with a retro game design, dynamic eye-popping art by artist and pinball phenomenon Dirty Donny and music by hard-hitting heavy metal band Red Fang. The debut of this machine will not stop with its arrival at Comic-Con. Following Comic-Con, PBR will showcase the exclusive machine at several other venues including concerts, barcades, high profile events, and other community activities. To partner with Stern Pinball on the 'Can Crusher' and have a superstar artist like Dirty Donny and music from Red Fang was exactly what set out to do when wanted to make a pinball machine the PBR way. The game does a great job of capturing the essence of its brand.

Pabst Brewing Company Appoints C&C Group plc as Distrubutor in United Kingdom and Ireland

Pabst Brewing Company announced an expanded partnership with C&C Group plc to promote Pabst brands in the UK and Ireland. Under the terms of the agreement, C&C will become the exclusive distributor of several Pabst brands. In addition to Pabst Blue Ribbon, C&C's exclusive distribution rights will include Lone Star, Schlitz, Old Milwaukee and Ballantine IPA. Pabst is the exclusive importer of C&C's cider brands in the United States and markets and sells Woodchuck Hard Cider and other brands produced by Vermont Hard Cider Company, a C&C subsidiary. C&C is expected to start selling PBR in the UK and Ireland in June 2016. Pabst Blue Ribbon is currently sold in 20 countries including China and Sweden where it has become one of the most popular international lagers on the market.

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