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News Briefs for September 12, 2017

•Like many whisky lovers, Professor Gordon Cook of the Scottish Universities Environmental Research Center would love to get his hands on some Macallan 1878 27 year old. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 12, 2017

Florida Legislature Passes So-Called “Whiskey And Wheaties” Bill

The Florida state legislature has approved SB 106, also known as the “Whiskey And Wheaties” bill, which aims to allow grocery stores, big-box retailers and other accounts to sell spirits alongside other consumer products. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 27, 2017

News Briefs for February 3, 2017

•South Africa’s Distell has halted production at its Tobermory Scotch whisky distillery in order to upgrade the facility and visitor center. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 3, 2017

News Briefs for September 23, 2016

•Wine cocktail brand Myx Fusions is launching its top-selling expressions in new 750-ml. bottles. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 23, 2016

Pennsylvania Congress Approves Wine In Groceries And Direct Shipping As Governor Mulls Bill

Pennsylvania’s state congress has approved a sweeping bill that would allow wine sales in some grocery outlets and direct shipping of wine to consumers, among other changes. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 8, 2016

News Briefs for March 27, 2015

•The Distilled Spirits Council (DISCUS) and the American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA) have united to pursue legislation that would reduce the federal excise tax on distilled spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 27, 2015

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