We help Beer and other Beverage businesses

Unlock Growth & Profit

and to Acquire the Confidence & Capability to sustainably unlock the benefits

Specialising in the Australian & New Zealand Beer and broader Beverage Industries, we offer


Comprehensive Business Reviews; Strategic Issue and Opportunity Identification; Industry Benchmarking; Goal and Priority Alignment


In the business plan, people and direction. Supporting a shift from a focus on outputs to prioritising outcomes that deliver greatest business value

Strategic Alignment

Clarity of Purpose, Vision and Objectives. Ensuring all business functions are aligned to best deliver the long-term vision of the business


Upsklling yourself and your team with industry best-practice; tools, processes and models to support sustained improvement


Non-Exec and Board Advisory, Ongoing Retained Resourcing

About us

'The Business of Beer’ was established in an effort to address the uneven distribution of Commercial and Strategic experience & Resources in the ANZ Beer and other Beverages industries

Nick Boots

Business Founder and Principal Consultant

Bootsy has 30 years experience in the Beer and Beverage industry across the Asia Pacific region. He has held roles incl. senior leadership and executive positions with iconic businesses such as Coles (Liquorland), ACNielsen, Nestle, Supply Chain Services Australia, CUB, Brambles (Kegstar) and most recently as General Manager of Stone & Wood Brewing Co.

Nick has a degree in Commerce and has undertaken extensive MBA studies. Nick is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

How We Work

Flexible offers to suit your needs


Retained Partnership


capability modules


Project Consulting

Profit Growth in a Stagnant Market


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