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Flavored Spirits Offerings Adapt As Consumer Tastes Evolve

Confectionary offerings drove the flavored spirits category to new heights in recent years, but the latest crop of flavor expression is showing its maturity with more complex tastes and broader appeal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 26, 2014

News Briefs for September 25, 2014

•Diageo’s Smirnoff vodka has extended its flavor stable with the addition of its new Smirnoff Sours range. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 25, 2014

Missouri’s Major Receives “Substantial Payment” In Settlement With Diageo, Glazer’s

Major Brands yesterday announced a settlement with Diageo and Glazer’s roughly a week into a civil trial involving Missouri’s two leading spirits and wine distributors and the top U.S. spirits supplier. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 24, 2014

News Briefs for September 22, 2014

•New York-based Dreyfus, Ashby & Co. has added three family-owned wine brands—Champagne Drappier, Marqués de Vargas and J. Hofstätter—to its import portfolio on an exclusive basis, effective this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 22, 2014

As Scotland’s Vote On Independence Nears, Scotch Whisky Industry Faces Uncertainty

With Scotland voters set to go to the polls tomorrow, Scotch whisky’s biggest players have mostly refrained from taking an official position on the country’s independence referendum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 17, 2014

News Briefs for September 16, 2014

•Diageo has opened its new Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience visitors center at Louisville’s Stitzel-Weller Distillery—part of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail tour—and announced plans for further investment at the site, including the addition of a small batch craft still and finishing center. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 16, 2014

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