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Daily Archive: January 4, 2017

New Products Report: U.S. Wine Market Embraces Innovation

The U.S. wine market hit another all-time high in 2016 in consumption volume terms, according to Impact Databank, bolstered in part by American drinkers’ affinity for new, competitively-priced styles—particularly red blends—as well as a growing interest in alternative packaging formats, including premium-boxed and single-serve wines. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for January 4, 2017

•Roust Corp., the world’s eighth-largest spirits marketer by volume, is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the Southern District of New York as it looks to reorganize debts of $1.14 billion, reports Law360.

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 4, 2017

•Portland, Maine-based Allagash Brewing has launched Hoppy Table Beer, a new dry-hopped Belgian-style ale. Continue reading →

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