French Beer Tax Stunts Growth

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A bottle of Page 24 'Blonde Reserve Hildegarde' beer, produced by the... News PhotoAgriculture,Alcohol,Beer - Alcohol,Beer Bottle,Bill,Bottle,Brewery,Cereal Plant,Drink,Economy,Europe,France,Home Finances,Machinery,Produced,Showing,Store,Tax,Vertical,WheatPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergA bottle of Page 24 'Blonde Reserve Hildegarde' beer, produced by the brewer Brasserie Saint Germain, is seen displayed in the brewery store in Aix-Noulette, in France, on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012. Producers of beer in France, for instance, say any development plans they had have been 'nipped in the bud' by Hollande's plan to boost the tax on the drink next year. Photographer: Balint Porneczi/Bloomberg via Getty Images