Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Location: SouthPole of MN
    Reputation: duggus's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007

    The Other 'F Word': Brewer Responds To Starbucks Over Beer Name

    Here is another small guy vs. big guy scuttle. The brewer's response is pretty damn good. This is in no way similar to what happened between Cafe Roubaix and Specialized... let's not go there Okay maybe it's kind of similar... but this time beer and coffee.

    The Other 'F Word': Brewer Responds To Starbucks Over Beer Name : The Two-Way : NPR

    ...Be careful what you're looking at because it might be looking back...

  2. #2
    Beer Please! SuperModerator
    Reputation: Klurejr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    That is fantastic. Starbucks and big corporations everywhere should be ashamed of this kind of bullying.... If I am ever in town I am going to go by the Exit 6 pub and get a beer.
    Ride Bikes, Drink Craft Beer, Repeat.

    Know these before you post:
    MTBR Forum Posting Rules
    e-bike sub-forum rules

  3. #3
    Plays with tools
    Reputation: customfab's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Even though the likelihood of confusion is pretty low, that's a fairly blatant trademark infringement.

Similar Threads

  1. Question for the serious Walmart/Starbucks haters (OT)
    By Shwaa in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 43
    Last Post: 01-06-2013, 10:45 PM
  2. How Cities can help your local craft brewer
    By Klurejr in forum Beer Forum
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-04-2012, 04:08 PM
  3. Russian River responds to Younger price gouging
    By JFryauff in forum Beer Forum
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 03-05-2012, 08:52 PM
  4. Freetail Brewing responds to cease and desist order
    By JFryauff in forum Beer Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-12-2012, 02:53 PM
  5. Pizza Port Brewer is out!
    By JFryauff in forum Beer Forum
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 12-08-2011, 11:05 AM

Members who have read this thread: 0

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts