KBS in stores?

Discussion in 'Great Lakes' started by Skaiwalka, Mar 12, 2012.

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  1. Skaiwalka

    Skaiwalka Initiate (0) Mar 4, 2012 Indiana

    When is this supposed to be in stores here in IN?
    I tried emailing my local but no word, and I feel like if I would call they wouldn't know. haha
    Is there a set date or wha? I'm obviously a noob in the brew scene. haha
     
  2. wintbs379

    wintbs379 Initiate (94) Mar 13, 2009 Michigan
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    Retail release is supposed to be March 15...not all stores abide by that though.
     
  3. Skaiwalka

    Skaiwalka Initiate (0) Mar 4, 2012 Indiana

    Good enough for me. haha Does KBS sell out like instantly or would I have a couple 'buffer' days?
     
  4. Jparkanzky

    Jparkanzky Initiate (0) Apr 5, 2011 Ohio

    You Serious Clark?

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    If you're not already on the "lists" you're likely not going to have a shot at 60% of the bottles that make it to stores in your area.... of the remaining 40%, 10% will mysteriously never hit shelves and find their way to friends-of-friends etc... and the last 30% will have people trampling little-old-ladies to get.

    So yeah, I'd say "Negative Ghost Rider, the Pattern is Full" to your "buffer days"
     
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  5. Skaiwalka

    Skaiwalka Initiate (0) Mar 4, 2012 Indiana

    haha Well I mean I read at the release it did, but I dunno how much the stores get or anything. Or if it's different, just askin questions.
     
  6. CWBlues

    CWBlues Aspirant (258) May 4, 2011 Indiana
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    Odds are it won't even see shelves at most places around Indy.
     
  7. Jparkanzky

    Jparkanzky Initiate (0) Apr 5, 2011 Ohio

    If you have a decent beer store that sells a lot of founder's stuff (sells it.... not just has it sitting there collecting dust) then they'll probably get one case.... 2 if they are a really good account.
     
  8. BB1313

    BB1313 Poo-Bah (2,416) Jul 16, 2009 Ohio

    Always keep your eyes open.. every year I always come across some when and where I least expect it..
     
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