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The Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) executive committee has appointed Michelle Korsmo as president and CEO of the trade group, replacing Craig Wolf, who stepped down June 30.
Last night, the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) officially came out in favor of legalized cannabis in states that pledge to regulate the category like beverage alcohol. Shanken News Daily met with Dawson Hobbs, the WSWA’s acting executive vice president for external affairs, to discuss the group’s new position on cannabis, and the role beverage alcohol wholesalers could play in the category looking ahead. Continue reading →Posted in News on July 13, 2018
The Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) trade group is mounting a new push to convince Congress to recognize the legality of cannabis in states that have approved it for recreational use—but only if states agree to regulate cannabis as they do alcohol. Continue reading →Posted in News on July 13, 2018
The Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America trade group kicked off its 75th annual convention and exposition in Las Vegas, Nevada yesterday with a general session that featured outgoing president and CEO Craig Wolf, incoming chairman Barkley Stuart, Constellation Brands CEO Rob Sands, and former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. Continue reading →Posted in News on May 2, 2018
Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) president and CEO Craig Wolf will step down June 30 after 18 years of service at the organization. Continue reading →Posted in News on January 26, 2018
As e-commerce continues to gain momentum in the beverage alcohol arena, the practice of interstate shipping of wine by retailers has become a highly contentious issue—especially after carriers like UPS and FedEx began refusing such shipments in most cases within the past year. Continue reading →Posted in News on December 14, 2017