Description: Craft brewers Beau’s and Steam Whistle, two well-known producers with popular brands, have joined forces. Last year the two companies had engaged in some cooperation on the distribution side. This latest move allows Beau’s co-founder Tim Beauchesne to transition into retirement, a sometimes tricky issue for entrepreneurs. Steam Whistle’s marketing expertise will also help to introduce Beau’s to other parts of Canada..
Date: March 2, 2022
2) Are craft brews available on your campus or in your university town? If so, what are some of the popular choices?
1) What role can accountants play in helping entrepreneurs transition to retirement?
3) Chapter 12 in Wiley’s Financial Accounting: Tools for Business Decision-Making provides a chart in Illustration 12.4 to illustrate the degree of influence one company exercises over another. Which of the three categories of influence will Steam Whistle likely have over Beau’s?