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Daily Archive: September 8, 2017

BJ’s Wholesale Club Targets Growth With Brand-Focused Strategy

Westborough, Massachusetts-based BJ’s Wholesale Club operates 215 membership-only stores in 16 eastern states, 60% of which sell beverage alcohol, including 49 locations that offer beer, wine and spirits. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Charles Banks Enters Prison, Sells Stake in Napa’s Mayacamas

Former wine executive Charles Banks reported to the Federal Prison Camp at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Ala., Tuesday, beginning a four-year sentence for fraud at the minimum-security facility. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 8, 2017

•As autumn approaches, pumpkin-flavored beers are starting to crowd shelves and fill the draft lines across the United States. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 8, 2017

•Portland, Oregon’s Widmer Brothers Brewing is rolling out Hefe Twisted Citrus, a new play on the brewery’s flagship Hefe label. Continue reading →

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