The lawsuit involving Founders Brewing Co. and Tracy Evans has been dismissed after the parties reached a settlement agreement. Per the agreement, terms of the settlement will not be disclosed.
The attached statements are what both sides have agreed to say about the settlement.
As has been reported in recent days, Founders has experienced some challenges at its Detroit taproom. We’re dealing with those challenges, so that we can continue to serve beer lovers in Detroit. To accomplish that, we will be closing the location until further notice.
To our Customers and Communities:
We understand that we have built our company because of the support of our customers – who are really more than that. They’re our fans. They’re the reason that Founders exists and has seen the growth it has over the years.
Please see below for a full statement regarding the recent Detroit Metro Times article provided by our legal counsel. The author chose not to include our full statement and, as a result, we are opting to share it with you.
One of our most popular taproom deli mainstays is our Dirty Bastard Bratwurst Chili and for good reason. It’s hearty, super-flavorful and just spicy enough to satisfy the heat-lovers while still being approachable. Best part? Now you can recreate this deliciousness at home. Grab our Culinary Director’s recipe below:
It’s almost time for our annual Breakfast Stout Breakfast at our Detroit and Grand Rapids taprooms!
We have a brand spanking new beer joining our seasonal lineup. Introducing:
There’s a lot to love about fall: the crisp weather, the changing leaves and, most of all, the unofficial start of Breakfast Stout season. And, now you can earn your very own Untappd badge to celebrate!
Join us Saturday, September 28 for our inaugural Founders Detroit: Outer Limits Party!
Our latest Barrel-Aged Series beer has made its debut and, to celebrate, we created this super-duper ‘Underground Mountain Brown’ Untappd badge.
CBS will be returning this fall and, for the very first time, it’ll be available in 12oz bottles!
Our team reaches all across our beautiful country and we thought we’d compile a list of their favorite outdoor places. Who knows? Maybe you’ll find your next favorite park below. Now get yourself outside and start exploring:
Grab your lederhosen: we’re jumping into the wild world of Oktoberfest beers! That’s right, come this September we’ll be sharing our own homage to the largest beer festival in the world with our latest Mothership Series release.
Looking to add a little Solid Gold to your grilled chicken? Try our Solid Gold Grilled Buttermilk Chicken recipe that just like Solid Gold, is perfect for summer and year-round!
Join us at Celebration! Cinemas this fall for the Founders Film Series, where we enjoy our favorite movies alongside our favorite beers. We’ll have some great pairings for you sure to please the beer aficionados and cinephiles alike! Check them out below: All those 21+ are welcome to join us September 4-November 6 at 8pm:
We recently reached out to the supremely talented artists on our team and asked that they submit their portfolios for a chance to create some original work as inspired by Founders beer. We selected Detroit taproom bartender, AJ Kesler, and commissioned him to bring All Day IPA to life. Read on to learn more about AJ and his amazing path as an artist:
We know you don’t need a reason to reach for an All Day IPA but we’ve launched our latest Untappd badge to reward you.
Photographers! Adventurers! Craft beer lovers!
We want to send you (and a guest) on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Spain – that’s right, SPAIN!
The next release in our Barrel-Aged Series combines two of our most favorite things: coffee and beer. Introducing…
We’re so, so happy to announce that we’re bringing our beer to Hawaii, thereby successfully completing our total US distribution!