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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for June 9, 2014

•New York state’s Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards has entered the cider category with the launch of Hazlitt’s Cider Tree. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 9, 2014

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for June 6, 2014

•Chimacum, Washington’s Finnriver Cidery has partnered with Wirtz Beverage to distribute its hard cider to the Chicago metro market and statewide in Nevada, beginning this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 6, 2014

Cider Marketers Bolster Rising Category With Major Ad Support

With hard cider sales rising quickly, led by Boston Beer Co.’s Angry Orchard brand, major producers are hitting the market with new promotional campaigns for spring and summer. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 14, 2014

Boston Beer Q1 Revenue Rises 35%, Full-Year Depletions Growth Is Projected At 16%-20%

Propelled by the successful national rollout of its Samuel Adams IPA and the continuing surge of Angry Orchard cider, Boston Beer Co. posted major volume and sales gains in the first quarter of 2014. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 1, 2014

News Briefs for April 17, 2014

•Proximo Spirits’ 1800 Tequila has introduced 1800 Milenio, an ultra-premium extra-aged offering. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 17, 2014

Boston Beer’s Angry Orchard Vaults To The Top Of Rising Cider Category

While Boston Beer remains a driving force behind the U.S. market’s tilt toward “better beer,” one of its best performing brands belongs to another, equally dynamic category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2014

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