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TTB Takes Aim At Kroger-SWS Shelf Display Partnership

Leading U.S. supermarket chain Kroger’s recent plan to tap Southern Wine & Spirits to oversee its shelf displays has been thrown into doubt by a TTB ruling issued at the behest of a number of industry groups.
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Posted in News on February 12, 2016

Kroger Looking To Buy Specialty Grocer The Fresh Market

In addition to dealing with the TTB ruling, Kroger is eyeing a potential acquisition of specialty grocer The Fresh Market, Reuters reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 12, 2016

Washington’s Charles Smith Wines Debuts Line Of Italian Varietals

Washington vintner Charles Smith is gearing up for next month’s launch of Casa Smith, a small-lot, single-vineyard collection of classic Italian varietal wines grown in eastern Washington. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 12, 2016

News Briefs for February 12, 2016

•Verona-based Pasqua Winery saw a 44% sales increase in the U.S. market last year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 12, 2016

Craft Brewing & Distilling News for February 12, 2016

•Portland, Oregon’s Ecliptic Brewing is launching spring seasonal Zenith Grapefruit Gose and Special Release Series offering Deimos Imperial Red Ale next month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 12, 2016

Special Report: The Future Of Craft Distilling

In 2003, there were 60 craft distillers operating in the United States. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 11, 2016

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