KKON23: Vendors

The partner sponsors of the Kombucha Conference exhibited at booths in the hotel. I spoke with each about their services, hear what they told me in this podcast.

Anton Paar

Anton Paar develops, produces and distributes highly accurate laboratory instruments and process measuring systems, and provides custom-tailored automation and robotic solutions. It is the world leader in the measurement of density, concentration and CO2 and in the field of rheometry. Anton Paar GmbH is owned by the charitable Santner Foundation


MarketMyBrewery™ creates growth opportunities for craft brewers through an ecosystem of marketable pathways between brewers and their fans & customers. Fully integrated with the New BreweryDB®. Craft lovers trust BreweryDB® to find, filter, search, and route their way to breweries in the neighborhood and around the world. Whether driving the main highway or biking the local trail, the BreweryDB® App builds meaningful pathways between fans of craft and the brewery experience.

Draft Lab

Founded in 2016, DraughtLab grew out of a collaboration between sensory experts and problem-solving software designers that share a common love of the industry. Disillusioned by the cost and complexity of available sensory systems, we set out to change how sensory programs function; breaking down the existing barriers to entry and creating an accessible, affordable and powerful product. From the first chance meeting, it was clear that we wanted to create something special and be guided by our shared core principles.


Powering nearly half of small- and medium-sized U.S. breweries, Ekos is the leading brewery software solution for forward-thinking beer producers. Run your entire business better, save time, and discover game-changing insights with one central system.


Fermentis is an agile and expanding company, dedicated to fermented beverages industries. It is a business unit of Lesaffre Group, global key player in yeast and all its applications for over 160 years. Our roots are strong while having an audacious spirit. As things happen during the fermentation… our goal is to discover them all for you in terms of taste, flavour and pleasure.


Organic. About 50% of all US organic tea imports come from China. Firsd Tea leads in organic from China. Sustainable. Trusted source of sustainable teas for international tea brands.


The GEA brewpub separator skid is a ready-to-go centrifuge package unit to clarify beer, wort and other products in brewpubs and smaller breweries. It is the ideal starter skid designed for the particular needs of microbrewies.

Global Organics

Global Organics has been providing certified organic food ingredients to manufacturers and wholesalers worldwide since 1992. 

Hoffer Plastics

Drop-Lok™. For ridgid and flexible packages.

Nepal Tea Collective

Nepal Tea Collective is an immigrant-owned business established in 2016. We are a public benefit corporation that distributes freshest teas, organically grown and packed at origin in Nepal, to the US and worldwide.


Petainer is a responsible manufacturing business that strives to design and produce highly innovative, circular products that can be collected, reused or recycled.

Rare Combinations

In 2017, Rare Combinations Founder Nick Robertson was trying to start a kombucha brewery in Athens, Georgia. After discovering the 0.5% alcohol content limit in the US, he set out to create an affordable alcohol content detector for kombucha brewers. Today, over 150 brewers around the world now use the Rare Combinations alcohol content detector!


From spirit bottles to wine bottles and closures to capsules, Saxco Select is stocked nationwide and available at unbeatable prices for quick fulfillment. We leverage a world-class global network of manufacturers to produce our Saxco Select products to exact specifications and our sourcing experts are onsite during production to maintain the highest level of quality. All this so that you have the surety of supply you need and the quality packaging your craft deserves.

Stout Tanks

Our high quality craft brewing equipment is 100% sanitary and made from premium 304 stainless steel, offering superior sanitation and easy cleaning. Choose from a variety of conical fermenters, brew kettles, IBC totes, variable capacity tanks, mash tuns, hop backs, brite tanks, and other equipment for making quality Beer, Wine, Kombucha, Cider, Mead, Cold brew coffee and more. We have sizes for home brewing and commercial brewing systems, and can custom build any tank to fit your needs.


The cultivation of delicious organic tea through an intentional business model that seeks to positively impactall stakeholders and externalities from garden to cup/glass/can, leaving our world better than we found it.

Tradin Organic

Tradin Organic supplies the international food industry with globally sourced, organic raw ingredients.

UBC Group

The distribution center for quality beer & beverage equipment, kegs and promo materials.

White Labs

White Labs offers products and services for both traditional and alcoholic kombucha. From cultures and nutrients to laboratory services White Labs is here to support your fermentation needs.

Wild Goose Filling

In 2016, Wild Goose Canning and Meheen Bottling unified under Wild Goose Filling Systems to provide customers with more packaging options to fit their needs. Together, their decades of craft industry knowledge and engineering expertise, gives producers packaging solutions that work for their business. Their industry-leading options for bottling and canning include manual, automated, and mobile systems engineered for quality and designed to protect beverage integrity. Today, craft producers all over the world rely on Goose for high-quality and consistent beer, wine, cider, CBD drinks, coffee, kombucha and more.

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