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Grocery Wine Sales Bring Major Change To Pennsylvania Retail Landscape

The pace of liberalization for Pennsylvania’s alcohol industry has accelerated over the past several years, with changes in the state liquor code expanding sales channels for spirits, wine and beer. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 31, 2017

News Briefs for September 22, 2016

•Heaven Hill Brands’ Evan Williams Bourbon has partnered with Major League Baseball (MLB) to serve as a sponsor of the 2016 World Series. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 22, 2016

News Briefs for September 2, 2016

•Following yesterday’s announcement that retailers Total Wine & More and BevMax will reverse course and stop marketing spirits prices below the state-mandated minimum in Connecticut, Total Wine noted in a statement that its compromise arrangement with the state’s Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) “made no admission of wrongdoing or liability, and DCP didn’t find there to be any wrongdoing or liability on Total Wine & More’s part.” Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 2, 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 January 15, 2016

•Suntory Holdings president and CEO Takeshi Niinami has ruled out a bid for the Peroni and Grolsch beer brands, which have been put on the block by Anheuser-Busch InBev as part of its pending acquisition of SABMiller.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 15, 2016

News Briefs for October 29, 2015

•Delicato Family Vineyards-owned boxed wine brand Bota Box has launched a new dark red blend, Nighthawk Black. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 29, 2015

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