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Daily Archive: June 21, 2016

Single Malt Scotch On Pace For All-Time High As Consumers Trade Up

With all its top brands in growth mode, the single malt Scotch whisky category looks poised to mark a major milestone this year and cross 1.5 million cases in U.S. volume for the first time. Continue reading →

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Breakthru Acquires Glazer’s 50% Stake In Arizona’s Alliance To Become Sole Owner

Breakthru Beverage Group has acquired the 50% interest it didn’t already own in Alliance Beverage Group, giving it full control of the Arizona operation. Continue reading →

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Diageo Tests Dairy- And Gluten-Free Baileys Extension

Diageo has begun testing a new dairy-free and gluten-free expression of its Baileys cream liqueur brand. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 21, 2016

•Spirits volume in control states grew 2.5% year-to-date through May, slightly outpacing a 2.2% advance during the same period last year. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 21, 2016

•Belgium’s Brasserie Dupont has partnered with San Marcos, California craft brewer Lost Abbey for the release of a new collaborative saison-style beer, Deux Amis. Continue reading →

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