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News Briefs for October 20, 2014

•After a healthy month of September, control state spirits volumes are up 2.1% year-to-date, compared with a rolling 12-month gain of 1.8%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 20, 2014

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 20, 2014

•Chicago-based Goose Island Brewery is adding a 90-seat tasting room and public tours for the first time at its Fulton Street facility on the city’s north side. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 20, 2014

Special Report: With Top Brands Sagging, Big Brewers Fill Pipeline With New Products

The U.S. beer market continues a paradigm shift whereby full-flavored craft beers are providing dynamic growth from a small but rapidly rising base. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 17, 2014

News Briefs for October 17, 2014

•In the third quarter of 2014, the Wine Spectator Auction Index, which tracks sales of commercial wine auctions in the United States, barely budged, inching ahead by 0.2% from 337.63 to 338.39 points. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 17, 2014

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 17, 2014

•Bend, Oregon-based Deschutes Brewery has entered Washington D.C. and the northern Virginia market via new partnerships with Reyes Beverage Group’s Premium Distributors of Washington, D.C. and Premium Distributors of Virginia, respectively. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 17, 2014

Wine Spectator: How Much Will Napa’s Earthquake Cost?

The dust may have settled from California’s August 24 earthquake, but Napa Valley’s wine industry is still calculating the cost, with early estimates running beyond $80 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 16, 2014

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