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News Briefs for March 27, 2017

•Winemaker Josh Phelps has sold his interest in Taken Wine Co. to Trinchero Family Estates for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 27, 2017

News Briefs for January 27, 2017

•Brown Forman’s Woodford Reserve Bourbon is releasing a second edition of its limited Double Double Oaked offshoot. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 27, 2017

Top Luxury Vodkas Look For Turnaround

It’s been a tough ride for super-premium vodka in the U.S. market lately, with brands above $25 a 750-ml. declining by a collective 6% last year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 16, 2016

After Difficult First Half, Boston Beer Aiming To Stay Flat In 2016

After achieving solid volume growth in both 2014 and 2015, Boston Beer Co. is now striving to stay flat in 2016, following a first half in which the craft brewer’s depletions declined by 5%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 22, 2016

Bubbly Booming: The U.S. Becomes Champagne’s Top Export Market

The Champagne category is bubbling over in the U.S. market, driven by a dynamic premiumization trend. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 29, 2016

Interview: Moët Hennessy’s Rodney Williams Talks Champagne

Champagne, often considered a leading indicator of the health of the overall wine market, has shown strong growth in the U.S. lately, with volume up 5% to 1.38 million cases and per-case value leaping 20% to $334 last year, according to Impact Databank. Moët Hennessy USA’s Veuve Clicquot and Moët & Chandon combine for 835,000 cases annually, accounting for more than 60% of the total U.S. Champagne category, and both brands showed solid progress in 2015, as Veuve Clicquot climbed 9% and Moët & Chandon grew 4%. SND senior editor Daniel Marsteller recently caught up with Moët Hennessy USA CMO and EVP, brands, Rodney Williams to get an update on conditions in the bubbly segment. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 7, 2016

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