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Minneapolis-based retail giant Target plans to modernize its retail operations this year, with the effort including the launch of new Wine & Beer shops as part of an overall redesign. Continue reading →Posted in News on April 11, 2017
1000 Stories, the Bourbon-finished Zinfandel from California’s Fetzer Vineyards, has posted healthy growth in its first three years on the U.S. market, according to Impact Databank, with particularly strong acceleration in 2016. Continue reading →Posted in News on February 24, 2017
Earlier this summer, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed legislation allowing wine, spirits and full-strength beer sales to expand into grocery stores on a gradual basis, marking a compromise between independent liquor stores and supermarkets, which had originally pushed for more precipitous changes. Continue reading →Posted in News on August 17, 2016
140-unit retail chain ABC Fine Wine & Spirits ranks among the top drinks retail destinations in Florida, with annual sales of approximately $500 million. In recent years, however, an influx of new retail players in the state has brought markedly increased competition, leading ABC to sharpen its focus on the high end while also boosting selection, service and its private label offerings. SND recently caught up with ABC executive vice president Jess Bailes for an update on developments in Florida’s retail market for wine, spirits and beer. Continue reading →Posted in News on July 19, 2016
Decades of consolidation have transformed the landscape for U.S. spirits and wine distributors, but changes at the retail tier have been equally pronounced. Continue reading →Posted in News on May 3, 2016
Editor’s Note: In this exclusive interview, Pete Carr, regional president of Bacardi North America, spoke with Marvin R. Shanken, chairman of M. Shanken Communications, about his company’s new alliance with Southern Glazer’s and what it signifies for the future.