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Daily Archive: December 11, 2014

Liquor Stores N.A. Looks To Expand Its U.S. Presence

With two new stores planned for Kentucky, Canadian-based Liquor Stores N.A., Ltd. is positioning itself for further expansion in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

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Craft Beer Surges Into Holiday Season

After U.S. craft brewers collectively grew 18% by volume in the first half of the year, double-digit trends are expected to continue through the end of 2014, according to the Brewers Association
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News Briefs for December 11, 2014

•According to the latest report from Chicago-based marketing firm IRI, Sazerac’s Fireball whiskey liqueur now ranks 10th among all spirit brands by volume, based on data from the 52-week period ending November 30th. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 11, 2014

•San Diego’s Ballast Point Brewing and Wirtz Beverage have extended their existing partnership to enter the Wisconsin market, effective January 1. Continue reading →

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