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Daily Archive: October 2, 2012

Total Wine & More Moving Into Connecticut

Retail powerhouse Total Wine & More will enter its 14th state next month when it moves into the Norwalk, Connecticut retail space most recently operated by Wine Nation. Continue reading →

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Scotch Exports To U.S. Rise 13% In First Half

The Scotch whisky category kept up its brisk pace in the U.S. market over the first half of 2012, with shipments jumping 13% to £303.6 million ($490m). Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 2, 2012

•After a robust 9.4% increase in August, spirits case sales in control states are up an impressive 5% year-to-date, compared to just 3.25% for all of last year (2011 includes Washington state). Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for October 2, 2012

•Portland, Oregon-based startup Taplister has launched a new “craft beer discovery platform.” Continue reading →

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