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Expertly crafted brewery finance solutions

From milling to fermenting to bottling, there's a lot that goes into crafting a beverage worth toasting to. Despite the UK's recent brewery business boom, rising costs, limited supply and growing competition have put increasing pressure on brewery businesses, leaving many with strained working capital and limited access to equipment. 

We offer flexible business loans and competitive asset and equipment finance that breweries can tap into to keep their casks full and their kegs dispensing.

Business Loans

Cover operational costs and keep your brewery business in high spirits with our easy business loans.


Break into niche segments


Improve branding and marketing efforts


Invest in research and development


Expand product ranges


Set up an online store


Invest in sustainability


Construct taprooms


Set up tasting venues

Asset Finance

Access the brewing equipment you need with a tailored hire purchase or lease finance agreement.


Roller mills


Infusion mash turns


Recirculating mash systems (RMS)


Brew kettles


Steam jackets


Fermentation, bright and lagering tanks


Packaging equipment


Cleaning and sanitation equipment

Solving key industry challenges

Bespoke brewery finance that makes every hour happy hour

We know the challenges breweries face, as well as the potential businesses in this sector have to thrive. Whatever your requirements, we have the brewery finance solutions you need to effectively maintain and expand your entire brewing operation.

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Acquire specialist equipment

Invest in state-of-the-art brewing technology to produce a high-quality product, every time.

Tap into industry trends

From eco-friendly practices to tasting experiences, keep your brewery up with the latest trends.

Meet changing customer preferences

Demand for low or alcohol-free alternatives is growing - prime your business to meet new consumer preferences.

Maintain regulatory compliance

The brewery sector is subject to strict regulations. Meet compliancy requirements on time and without stress.

Ease cash flow and craft a winning brand

Use a merchant cash advance to ease cash flow, freeing you to develop an engaging brand.


Financing solutions tailored to your needs

Millbrook offers more than just business loans and asset finance. We have extensive flexible financing options to meet any funding need. Browse our full range of finance products or head to our solutions overview page.

Business Loans

Get fast unsecured and secured business loans from £25k–£25m.

check-dark-green For any business purpose
check-dark-green Up to 10 years repayment terms
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Recovery Loan Scheme

Recover from the pandemic with this government-backed initiative.

check-dark-green 70% government backed
check-dark-green Up to £2m per business
check-dark-green Available in addition to CBILs & BBLs
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Asset & Equipment Finance

Support your business growth without impacting your cash flow.

check-dark-green Purchase any asset
check-dark-green Simple application process
check-dark-green Repayment terms up to 7 years
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Vehicle Finance

Fund any vehicle purchases, from vans and lorries to supercars.

check-dark-green Flexible deposits available
check-dark-green Tailored balloon payments
check-dark-green Hire purchase, lease or refinance
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Release cash equity from owned assets or obtain better terms on existing finance agreements.

check-dark-green Release cash from your equipment
check-dark-green Obtain improved finance terms
check-dark-green Great for debt consolidation
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Merchant Cash Advance

Quickly raise working capital against your businesses card sales.

check-dark-green No interest rate or fixed repayments
check-dark-green Borrow up to double your monthly card sales
check-dark-green 90% approval rate
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Commercial Property Finance

Get quick access to 
property-related finance.

check-dark-green Repayment up to 30 years
check-dark-green Interest-only products available
check-dark-green 80% LTV or 100% with security
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Invoice Finance

Unlock funds tied up in outstanding invoices.

check-dark-green Up to 90% of invoices’ value
check-dark-green Your facility grows with you
check-dark-green Fast and simple to release cash
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Helping businesses like yours


We understand building a successful business can take years of dedication, be a lifelong dream or require a lightbulb moment to make it a reality. We focus on your finance, so you can make the magic happen. 

Helping to put a brewing business on the map

A craft beer business needed to raise £130k in capital fast to secure a once in a lifetime stadium sponsorship opportunity.

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Connor Gray

Business Finance Specialist

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I was able to secure funding fast for a short notice sponsorship opportunity which allowed my client to boost brand awareness and increase their revenue by £300k.

Connor Gray

Business Finance Specialist

Connor Grey - Business Finance Specialist at Millbrook
Brewery sector worker | Business finance solutions

Unlocking your business potential, together

The next chapter of your business' success story depends on the right finance partner supporting you on your journey.

Other industries

Business finance solutions for a diverse range of sectors

Do you operate in other industries? Millbrook's expert team has 60 years of collective experience helping UK businesses in a wide array of sectors to grow and thrive. Browse the range of industries we support.

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