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Special Report: After Southern-Glazers And Breakthru Megadeals, More Consolidation Expected

Consolidation has been an ongoing trend in spirits and wine distribution for decades, but it reached new heights in recent months, when two megadeals reshaped the middle tier. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2016

News Briefs for March 3, 2016

•Ireland’s Teeling Whiskey is launching 12 single barrel bottlings in the U.S. ahead of St. Patrick’s Day. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 3, 2016

News Briefs for February 3, 2016

•Pernod Ricard is introducing a new flavor in its Malibu Sensations lineup, Malibu Pineapple Upside Down Cake. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 3, 2016

News Briefs for January 26, 2016

•Breakthru Beverage Group—the new joint venture recently formed by Charmer Sunbelt and Wirtz Beverage—has made a series of appointments within its sales and commercial leadership team. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 26, 2016

Charmer Sunbelt And Wirtz Beverage Agree To Merge As Breakthru Beverage Group

Two of the U.S. market’s leading wholesalers of spirits and wine have agreed to merge, creating a distribution giant with $6 billion in annual sales. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 20, 2015

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 24, 2015

•Denver’s Mile High Spirits has unveiled Punching Mule, a ready-to-drink Moscow Mule cocktail. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 24, 2015

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