Brewery Waitrose deal

A Bakewell-based brewery has agreed an exclusive partnership with Waitrose to sell its award-winning beers.

Three beers from Thornbridge brewery will be launched on April 18; Jaipur IPA, Kipling South Pacific Pale Ale and Wild Swan White Gold Pale Ale.

Chief operating officer Simon Webster, said: “We are delighted to be supplying Waitrose as we recognise that their aspirations to raise the quality of bottled beers available in the UK very much match our own.”

David Wyllyams, beer buyer at Waitrose, added: “We knew Thornbridge had a great reputation for the quality of their beers and after working with their team of brewers we can see that their innovation passion and knowledge mantra is one they put into practice day in and day out”.