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Daily Archive: May 2, 2016

Impact Databank: The U.S. Market’s Top Imported Premium Wines

Overall, imported table wine depletions have declined by more than 2 million cases in the U.S. since 2013, according to Impact Databank. But that slide masks a strong premiumization trend that has seen above-$10 wines drive momentum in the marketplace. Continue reading →

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Phillips Distilling’s Prairie Organic Offsetting UV’s Struggles

Long led by its flavor-focused UV vodka franchise, Minneapolis-based Phillips Distilling is now putting more focus on premium vodka label Prairie Organic, which has roughly tripled in size to 120,000 cases over the past two years. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 2, 2016

•Total Wine & More has linked with alcohol delivery provider Minibar to offer on-demand delivery service in California. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for May 2, 2016

•Warrenville, Illinois-based Two Brothers Brewing Company is expanding production capacity to 88,000 barrels with the addition of three new 200-barrel fermenters this month. Continue reading →

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