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High-End Tequila Soars In The U.S.

In just under 20 years, 100%-blue agave Tequila has gone from being a small slice of the U.S. market—8.6% in 2000—to reach a 57.2% share last year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 15, 2019

Top Spirits Brands Enjoy Strong First Half As Tito’s Surge Continues

The U.S. spirits market’s top 50 brands enjoyed a strong first half of this year, with aggregate growth of 4.4% in control states, according to NABCA, and a 3.9% gain in IRI channels. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 30, 2016

Proximo Enters Burgeoning Mezcal Segment With Creyente Brand

Proximo Spirits is moving into the small but fast-growing mezcal category with a new upscale brand, Creyente. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 18, 2016

Report: Cuervo Weighing An IPO

Casa Cuervo, the world’s biggest Tequila marketer, is considering an IPO, according to Bloomberg. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 16, 2016

After Long Decline, Jose Cuervo Finds Silver Lining To Achieve Turnaround

After years of struggle while the Tequila category achieved some of the most impressive growth in the spirits business, Jose Cuervo is again on the rise.

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Posted in News on November 16, 2015

News Briefs for April 1, 2015

•California winemaker Sam Spencer has partnered with Bill Price of Classic Wines and Price Family Vineyards for the launch of Head High Wines. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 1, 2015

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