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Imported Sparkling Wine’s Upswing Continues, Driven By Prosecco

The U.S. market’s imported sparkling wine category showed an 8.4% increase to nearly 10 million cases last year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 23, 2017

News Briefs for June 23, 2017

•Global Spirits has partnered with Breakthru Beverage in Colorado. Breakthru will distribute Global Spirits’ LEAF Organic Vodka ($18.99 a 750-ml.), Khortytsa Vodka ($9.99-$23.99) and Odessa Brandy ($10.99) throughout the state. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 23, 2017

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 23, 2017

•Vermont’s WhistlePig Whiskey is said to be accepting formal bids from prospective buyers, reports Bloomberg. Unnamed buyers have expressed tentative interest in a buyout, with talks believed to be in the earliest stages. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 23, 2017

Diageo’s $700 Million Bet On Casamigos Tequila

In 2013, Casamigos Tequila was launched to great fanfare—thanks largely to a glamorous ownership team led by actor George Clooney and nightlife entrepreneur Rande Gerber. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 22, 2017

News Briefs for June 22, 2017

•Beam Suntory’s Courvoisier has partnered with rapper A$AP Rocky on a new campaign. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 22, 2017

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 22, 2017

•Fennville, Michigan-based Virtue Cider is rolling out two new ciders—Michigan Cherry and Michigan Honey—this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 22, 2017

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