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The best craft beers from around the world under one roof

James Clay have been working with pubs, bars and restaurants for over thirty years. We supply the world’s best beers from the world’s best brewers.
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US Craft Beer

US Craft Beer

The facts are there to be seen: the big mainstream beer industry is down whilst, year on year, the specialist beer sector continues to rise.

The American craft brewers are leading the way and influencing the UK and Europe, but what makes them so different from the big boys?

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Canned Craft

Canned Craft

For many years beer in cans has been something of a poor relation to bottles and keg, but the benefits are there for all to see - size, weight, convenience, freshness...

Still need convincing? Read on and we're sure we can convince you to look again.

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James Clay Company Profile

James Clay Company Profile

For over 25 years, James Clay have been at the forefront of the specialist beer sector in the UK and continue to lead the way. 

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want to open a craft beer bar..?

want to open a craft beer bar..?

Sounds ideal, doesn't it? Your own freehold and truly independent bar, with your name above the door and, better still, you get to choose which beers you stock.

Here's a few words of advice which we hope will get you off to the best start and keep you ahead of the pack.

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