The Lupulin Exchange is a community of buyers and sellers that employs a peer rating system


Sellers, here are some keys to keeping your ratings positive:

  • Avoid delays - buyers want their hops to arrive ASAP
    • Ship hops right away (if hops are at your brewery)
    • Review & submit Purchase Orders right away (if hops are at your broker)
  • Enter tracking info when prompted (ie legacy shipping)
    • Follow up with your broker to obtain tracking info if needed
    • Verify tracking number is valid and matches the order before submitting it
  • Create & maintain listings carefully
    • Verify the hops for sale match your listing (correct crop year, brand, variety, etc.) and are available for immediate shipment
    • Maintain accurate listings - edit or deactivate listings that are no longer available/correct
  • Good communication with buyers
    • Message the buyer to notify them of any problem/delay and work with them to find an equitable solution
    • Respond promptly to messages from buyers
    • Be polite and treat others the way you'd like to be treated
  • Understand what you've signed up for. Familiarize yourself with: