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News Briefs for October 27, 2016

•Total Wine & More is entering the Houston market with a 23,500-square-foot store near the Willowbrook Mall, according to the Houston Business Journal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 27, 2016

News Briefs for October 25, 2016

•10-store Dallas-area retailer Sigel’s Beverages has filed for bankruptcy, citing an influx of new competitors to its region. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 25, 2016

News Briefs for October 12, 2016

•Trinchero Family Estates is introducing Ménage à Trois Gold, a Chardonnay-focused blend. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 12, 2016

Bottled (And Boxed) Sangria Draws Rising Interest

The sangria category has been riding high lately, with dollar value up nearly 10% in Nielsen channels in the 52 weeks through July 16, and volume up 6% in IRI data year-to-date through August 7. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 15, 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

Connecticut Retailers Agree To Obey Minimum Pricing Law

Total Wine & More and BevMax have agreed to conform to Connecticut’s minimum pricing rules for wine and spirits, just days after announcing they would openly defy the law, which they say artificially forces higher prices on to consumers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 1, 2016

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