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Daily Archive: January 27, 2016

Wine Market Council Finds Generational And Involvement “Gaps” Increasingly Pivotal To Industry

Detailing its annual findings on the state of the wine industry in New York earlier this week, the Wine Market Council said significant differences in buying habits across generations and the increasing importance of the high-frequency, highly-involved wine drinker are changing the face of the business. Continue reading →

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Binny’s Teams With Instacart For Home Delivery Service

Binny’s Beverage Depot, the 31-store chain in Chicago, is teaming with the grocery delivery service Instacart to offer home delivery in select neighborhoods of the city. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Pontet-Canet Owners Buy Robin Williams’ Napa Wine Estate

The Tesseron family, owners of Bordeaux’s Château Pontet-Canet and Tesseron Cognac, are striking out west to California, purchasing Villa Sorriso, a lavish Napa Valley estate previously owned by the late comedian Robin Williams. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for January 27, 2016

•Brown-Forman has introduced a new Woodford Reserve special edition under the brand’s Distillery Series. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 27, 2016

•Craft spirits volume rose an estimated 35% to 2.4 million cases in 2015, according to the American Distilling Institute’s annual survey of craft producers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 27, 2016