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Daily Archive: February 19, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Shanken’s Impact Analysis Of Top 100 Spirits Brands Sees Biggest Brands Expanding Most

An exclusive report on the world’s top 100 premium spirits from Shanken’s Impact Newsletter reveals that most of the premium growth in spirits is coming from the biggest brands. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 19, 2013

Bacardi Expands D’Ussé Cognac To New Markets

Bacardi USA has introduced its D’Ussé Cognac brand into several new markets, following the label’s initial launch into New York and Washington, D.C. last summer (reported by SND on May 9, 2012). Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 19, 2013

News Briefs for February 19, 2013

•As Shanken News Daily tweeted just after the weekend announcement, Beam’s Maker’s Mark Bourbon is yielding to a consumer outcry and reversing its decision to reduce its alcohol-by-volume from 45% to 42%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 19, 2013

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for February 19, 2013

Boston Beer Co. will roll out its Sam Adams Boston Lager in cans for the first time early this summer. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 19, 2013