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With Trade Deal, Canada And Mexico Expected To Lift U.S. Whiskey Tariffs

Following Friday’s announcement that the U.S. will lift its steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico, those two countries are expected to rescind their retaliatory levies on American whiskey, offering relief to U.S. producers whose exports have been hurt by the trade battle. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 20, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for April 23, 2019

•In the month of February, Canadian cannabis sales hit their lowest monthly total since legalization, according to Health Canada, as producers have begun stockpiling cannabis reserves to meet demand when edibles are legalized his fall. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 23, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for February 26, 2019

•The Napa Valley Cannabis Association is planning a ballot initiative to allow cannabis cultivation, which has been delayed by the county Board of Supervisors’ repeated extension of an emergency moratorium on the issue. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 26, 2019

Constellation Moves Into Marijuana With $191M Stake In Canada’s Canopy Growth

Constellation became the first major drinks marketer to make a play in the cannabis category over the weekend, agreeing to take a 9.9% stake in Canada-based cannabis company Canopy Growth Corp. for about $191 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 30, 2017

Constellation Eyes $770M IPO For Canadian Wine Unit

Constellation Brands is planning to spin off its Canadian wine business and take it public later this year, with an IPO estimated to fetch C$1 billion ($770m), reports Bloomberg. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 6, 2016

Wine Spectator: American Wine Sales May Suffer As Canada And U.S. Battle Trade Issues

A trade dispute between the United States and its northern neighbor has turned serious in recent weeks, and American winemakers are beginning to fear that their sales in Canada—the top export market for U.S. wine—will be badly damaged. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 28, 2015

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