Four String’s departure impacts contract work for other breweries

By October 11, 2018 News

The Four String Brewing Co. business isn’t just about its own beer.

The Columbus craft brewer kept its $2 million, 25,000-square-foot west side brewery busy taking on contract work for other brands, including Canton-based Royal Docks Beer Co., Wild Ohio Brewing tea beer and Pretentious Barrel House, a Columbus-based sour brewery.

“A lot of our success is because of them,� Royal Docks co-founder John Bikis told me. “Their team worked with us, brewing, packaging. We were there with them side-by-side.�…