Ballast Point Brewing is hoping to raise up to $172.5 million with a planned IPO. The recent acquisition of Saint Archer along with this planned IPO show the changes in an industry that prided itself on its small, independent operations. Photo courtesy of Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits Inc.

Ballast Point Brewing is hoping to raise up to $172.5 million with a planned IPO. The recent acquisition of Saint Archer along with this planned IPO show the changes in an industry that prided itself on its small, independent operations. Photo courtesy of Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits Inc.

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