Online craft beer retailer Honest Brew secures funding from food industry veterans

Honest Brew has secured funding from food industry veterans, More Than Angels, and angel investors, Turning Point.

Honest Brew, online craft beer retailer, has raised £250,000 from two groups of angel investors.

Honest Brew (honestbrew.co.uk), the world’s first personalised craft beer delivery service, offers a new way to discover craft beer. Honest Brew’s expert team curates beers from over 50 different breweries to match customer’s individual tastes.

Both a retailer and a brewer, the company is passionate about helping people to discover craft beer and supporting the independent breweries that are producing them. The funds will see Honest Brew grow its resource, focus on acquisition growth and further develop its online platform.

Andrew Reeve, founder of Honest Brew, says: “We are thrilled to be working with More Than Angels and Turning Point as Honest Brew enters an important growth stage. The investment will see us accelerate our growth and allow more people to experience the service. The team are passionate about giving customers the best experience possible and will continue to develop our online platform to give the customer even more control.”

Keith Foreman, founding partner at More Than Angels, says: “We are delighted to be working with Andrew and the team at Honest Brew at what is an exciting time for the craft beer industry. Honest Brew is a company with massive growth potential and is truly focused on delivering what the consumer wants – quality product and a flexible service.”

By UKBAA 04 Feb 2015