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Impact Databank: Imported Beer Posts Fourth Straight Year Of Growth In U.S.

While the ongoing struggles of mainstream brews led the total U.S. beer market to decline 1.5% to 2.7 billion (2.25-gallon) cases last year, the imported beer segment enjoyed its fourth consecutive year of growth in 2013. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 6, 2014

News Briefs for March 7, 2014

•Brown-Forman has launched a new TV spot behind its struggling Southern Comfort liqueur brand in the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 7, 2014

News Briefs for February 24, 2014

•Florida-based Imperial Brands, known for its Sobieski vodka brand, has assumed sales responsibility in the U.S. and Canada for Sammy Hagar’s Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum ($21.99 a 750-ml.) under a new agreement that took effect February 1. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 24, 2014

Constellation Toasts Double-Digit Beer Growth In Third Quarter, Wine And Spirits Up 3%

Strong growth at its newly consolidated Crown Imports beer business drove a sharp rise in net sales for Constellation in the three months through November, representing the company’s fiscal third quarter. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 8, 2014

News Briefs for April 5, 2013

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) is reportedly nearing a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding its plan to purchase the 50% of Grupo Modelo it doesn’t yet own. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 5, 2013

ABI Pays $20B For Remaining 50% Modelo Stake, As Constellation Makes Deal To Retain U.S. Rights

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) has agreed to acquire the 50% stake in Mexico’s Grupo Modelo that it doesn’t already own, in a $20 billion deal that creates a global brewing colossus with annual beer sales of around 400 million cases and nearly $50 billion in yearly revenue. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 29, 2012

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