Deiwert Insurance

Craft the Right Protection

6 coverages every brewery, winery and distillery needs.

Professional brewer, vintner or distiller work hard to establish a business that produces a quality product. That’s why it’s so important to have the right insurance protection. This month’s blog features our client People’s Brewing Company, a local brewing company that has made its mark on Lafayette.

People’s Brewing Company – Lafayette, IN

The heart of People’s Brewing Company’s production facility is a 20 barrel brewhouse, designed and built by AAA Metal Fabrications. They have a three vessel system with a Mash and Lauter Tun combo, Kettle, and Whirlpool. Production started on Thanksgiving Day in 2009 with four 40 barrel fermentors and one 40 barrel brite tank. In 2011, two 50 barrel fermentors were added and bottling Farmer’s Daughter Wheat Ale, People’s Pilsner, Moundbuilder IPA and Mr. Brown Imperial Ale begun. In 2013, a 5000 sq ft addition to the production space was added, allowing for increased fermentation, finishing, and warehousing. Four 80 barrel fermentors and one 80 barrel brite tank were added at that time and also the ablility to start canning several beers. People’s dedicated brewery team works hard to produce fresh local beer for our community and beyond. Make sure to stop by and visit brewery for yourself. Learn more about People’s here.

ERIE Custom Collection® Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries Program.

At Deiwert Insurance, we offer the ERIE Custom Collection® Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries Program. This program offers 6 critical coverages and services:

1) Coverage through the package policy for common risks related to property, lost business income, liability, equipment breakdown and more.

2) Industry-specific protection for brewers, vintners and distillers if equipment suffers a mechanical or electrical breakdown, resulting in a covered claim or there’s a problem that occurs during the bottling process that requires product withdraw. There are options to customize coverage to meet specific and unique business needs.

3) A full suite of separate policy options such as workers’ compensation1, commercial auto and business life solutions.

4) Access to risk control tools and services to help you manage your business’s risks.

5) Local claims adjusters who stand behind ERIE’s promise of service.

6) A local, independent agent you can rely on from quote time to claim time and every time in between.

As a fellow business owner in the community, we know how important the right coverage at the right price really is. Contact us today to learn more and to get a free, no-obligation quote.