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Daily Archive: March 22, 2013

Drinks Industry’s Power Players Highlight 37th Impact Marketing Seminar

The 37th annual Impact Marketing Seminar was held yesterday at New York’s Pierre Hotel, as some of the drinks industry’s most powerful players addressed a sold-out crowd. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 22, 2013

Pennsylvania House Approves Privatization Plan

Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives voted 105-90 yesterday to pass a bill privatizing the state’s wine and spirits retail monopoly. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 22, 2013

Treasury Bets On China’s Rising Wine Market

Treasury Wine Estates CEO David Dearie said wine volume in China will rise to about 500 million cases in 10 years, from the current level of 150 million cases. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 22, 2013

Yellow Tail Makes Foray Into Surging Sangria Category

Australia’s Yellow Tail is introducing an entry in one of the U.S. wine market’s hottest categories: sangria. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 22, 2013

News Briefs for March 22, 2013

•America’s beer industry currently contributes $246.6 billion annually directly and indirectly to the U.S. economy, according to a study done by the Beer Institute. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 22, 2013