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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

Diageo Enjoys Rebound In 2016, As Nearly Every Major Brand Posts Growth In U.S.

Diageo’s spirits portfolio enjoyed a strong turnaround in the U.S. market in fiscal 2016, as nearly every major brand in its lineup posted organic sales growth—including an array of brands that lost ground a year ago. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 28, 2016

Rum Giants Bacardi And Captain Morgan Double Down On Millennial Appeal

Despite attempts to fuel volume growth and jumpstart premiumization trends, the rum category has failed to make meaningful progress in the U.S. market, declining by 1.8% to 23 million cases last year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 5, 2016

Impact Databank: Rum Giants Bacardi, Captain Morgan Lose Ground, But Aim For Revival

The U.S. spirits market’s top 25 spirits brands achieved solid growth in 2015, but the same can’t be said for the market’s leading rum brands.

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Posted in News on February 2, 2016

Diageo Sales, Volume Slip In U.S., But Leading Brands Improve

Diageo’s U.S. spirits volume declined by 2% in its fiscal first half, amid the company’s decision to dramatically reduce shipments of new products such as Ciroc Apple. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 28, 2016

Exclusive: Industry Stars Highlight Impact’s “Blue Chip Brands”

Impact has released its annual list of “Blue Chip Brands.” This year’s group includes 58 brands from the spirits, wine and beer categories. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 2, 2015

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