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Breakthru Steps Up Effort To Dismiss Empire Lawsuit With New Court Filing

Late Friday night, Reliable Churchill and Breakthru Beverage Group aimed to bolster their attempt to dismiss the federal lawsuit filed against them by Empire Merchants by filing a memorandum of law that says Empire’s claims are without merit—and that Empire lacks the standing to make them. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2017

News Briefs for January 23, 2017

•Three Pacific Northwest wholesalers—Click Wholesale Distributing, Craig Stein Beverage and the Odom Corporation—are joining forces to create Northwest Beverages LLC, a distributor of craft/specialty beer, wine and spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2017

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 23, 2017

•New Liberty Distilling has partnered with fellow Philadelphia-based company Quaker City Mercantile, the creative agency that helped develop brands like Hendrick’s gin, Sailor Jerry rum and Lo-Fi Aperitifs. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2017

Campari’s Bitters Lineup On The Rise As U.S. Consumers’ Tastes Evolve

The U.S. market’s growing interest in classic cocktails and bold flavor profiles has opened up new growth avenues for the formerly challenged bitters category, and leading player Campari America is taking full advantage. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 20, 2017

Diageo Report Details Key Trends Shaping 2017 Drinks Market

In a new “trend report” released this week, Diageo offers a look at a number of cultural and social movements that it believes will significantly impact the drinks industry in the coming year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 20, 2017

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 20, 2017

•Boston Beer’s Samuel Adams has reformulated its Rebel IPA, adding several hops to the year-round brew’s recipe. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 20, 2017

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