The Irwindale Brewery has been proudly brewing great beer for the past 32 years. Coors Light passed Budweiser as the number 2 beer in the nation! This is the first time that Budweiser has not been first AND second in over two decades. What makes this even more special in Irwindale is that about 50% of their output is Coors Light product. Company-wide, they received 286 medals at the Great American Beer and the World Beer Cup Festivals which speaks volumes to the quality of their beers!
The Irwindale Brewery has been recognized by the Irwindale Chamber Environmental Committee for their continuous sustainability efforts. They have received both local and national recognition for their water reduction efforts. They have also received State Grants for additional Water Reduction Projects. Over the years, MillerCoors has pursued a major effort to reduce raw energy consumption and continues to lead the industry in energy reduction efforts, currently installing a 3 Megawatt Solar Panel System that will product about 26% of their purchased energy. They have also been recognized by the State of California for their outstanding Employee Training Program.