Home brew kits only continue to grow in popularity in america the latest survey of home brew shops shows. This is the AHA fourth survey of this kind and the results are quite startling,those shops that choose to reply saw on average a 25% increase in sales. The AHA had this to say:
“As homebrewing continues to grow, retail shops are responding accordingly, satisfying the needs of their increasing customer base,” AHA director Gary Glass said. “Homebrew supply shops serve as the heart of local homebrewing communities. The success of a local shop will ensure a thriving community of homebrewers.”
The biggest groups buying up these kits are in the 30 – 39 age range, This shows that this hobby is being taken up by those with a bit of free cash and free time.