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News Briefs for August 26, 2016

•Indiana beer and wine wholesaler Monarch Beverage has won a round in its ongoing battle to secure a spirits distribution license for affiliated company Spirited Sales LLC. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 26, 2016

Total Wine Sues Connecticut Over Minimum Pricing

Asserting “price-fixing by wholesalers and retailers,” Total Wine & More is challenging Connecticut’s mandatory minimum pricing rules on wine and spirits on the grounds that the state’s regulations constitute “a restraint of trade and a violation of the federal Sherman anti-trust act.” Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 24, 2016

News Briefs for August 5, 2016

•Campari America’s Glen Grant single malt Scotch line is rolling out two new expressions for the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 5, 2016

Surdyk’s On The State Of The Minnesota Market

The Surdyk family, which has been selling beverage alcohol in the Minneapolis market since 1934, is in the midst of a transition to a fourth generation of leadership as Jim Surdyk, CEO since 1988, cedes more day-to-day responsibility to his three children—triplets Melissa, Taylor and Molly, age 30. SND recently sat down with Jim Surdyk and family, as well as general manager Steven Wilk, at Surdyk’s, the single-unit 12,000-square-foot store on Minneapolis’s northeast side, to discuss the local retailing scene. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 1, 2016

News Briefs for August 1, 2016

•Copper Cane Wines & Provisions has introduced Böen, a new Russian River Valley Pinot Noir brand. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 1, 2016

News Briefs for July 8, 2016

•Wine Spectator has launched a free Restaurant Awards app for iPhone and iPad, allowing consumers to search more than 3,500 award-winning restaurants to find the ultimate wine experience. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 8, 2016

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