Consumers Star Brewing Co
Business Type: Brewery (NY 133 c)
Years of Operation: 1902 to 1904
Location: Washington & Franklin Ave’s. Brooklyn
Description: Consumer’s Star opened in 1902 at the location which was previously home to F. Moesmer’s Brewery Inc. since 1898. The book One Hundred Years of Brewing (1903) explains that Moesmer sold his plant in February 1902 and Consumer’s Star Brewing Co. was formed with President Andrew F. Gunther as President. Consumer’s Star stayed open just two years before it closed in 1904. the location became home to four additional breweries over the next seven years, each of which did not last more than a few years.