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Walgreens: Beverage Alcohol Powerhouse

After exiting the beverage alcohol category in the 1990s, Walgreens, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain, has returned with a vengeance. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 22, 2017

Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation Donates $1 Million to Washington State University

As part of its continuing efforts to support the next generation of great American winemakers, the Wine Spectator Scholarship Foundation has announced that it will donate $1 million to Washington State University’s Viticulture & Enology Program. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 22, 2017

News Briefs for August 22, 2017

•San Francisco’s Anchor Distilling Company has officially launched the New Zealand Whisky Collection in the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 22, 2017

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 22, 2017

•Stone Brewing has released Tangerine Express IPA in cans to the California market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 22, 2017

Control State Data Shows Spirits “Hot Brands” Continuing Their Growth In 2017

Midway through the year, Impact’s 2016 spirits “Hot Brands” appear to be maintaining their strong momentum, with nearly all of them showing solid progress in control states through the first six months of 2017. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 21, 2017

News Briefs for August 21, 2017

•Moët Hennessy USA has unveiled Ardbeg An Oa, the first new permanent addition to the single malt Scotch whisky line in nearly a decade. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 21, 2017

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