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News Briefs for May 9, 2018

•As the 2018 harvest winds down in Australia, vintners are reporting a mostly uneventful vintage. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 9, 2018

Vodka Inches Upward, With Tito’s, Deep Eddy Carrying The Momentum

With growth concentrated among a relatively small cluster of brands, competition remains stiff in the U.S. vodka category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 24, 2018

News Briefs for January 16, 2018

•Pernod Ricard has named Jonas Tahlin as chief marketing officer of its U.S. spirits business. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 16, 2018

Leading Vodka Brands Reload To Take On Tito’s Challenge

Even as consumers continue to gravitate toward brown spirits, vodka remains the spirits industry’s undisputed champion, accounting for roughly one-third of the total market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 9, 2018

Pernod Ricard Posts 5% U.S. Growth, But Warns That Market’s Momentum Is Slowing

Pernod Ricard enjoyed a 5% organic sales increase in the U.S. market in its fiscal year ended in June, but the drinks giant cautioned that the spirits category’s pace, while still solid, has slowed a bit in recent months. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 31, 2017

Tito’s, Deep Eddy Drive Vodka’s $15-$25 Tier To New Heights

Amid all the buzz around brown spirits, vodka sales have been accelerating in the U.S. market thanks to an upward shift toward the $15-$25 segment. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 1, 2017

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