Origin of the 6-pack

The modern-day “six pack of beer” was created after the repeal of prohibition when beer sales shifted from consumption establishments (breweries) to retail outlets (grocers). In the late 1940s/early 1950s is when to-go packaging emerged. Less than 7% of the breweries that existed around 1949 offered take-home or carry-home as it was called then. Beer … Continue reading Origin of the 6-pack