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Phillips Distilling’s Prairie Organic Offsetting UV’s Struggles

Long led by its flavor-focused UV vodka franchise, Minneapolis-based Phillips Distilling is now putting more focus on premium vodka label Prairie Organic, which has roughly tripled in size to 120,000 cases over the past two years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 2, 2016

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 22, 2016

•After completing a three-month review of its operations, Yard House is adding nearly 1,600 new taps of draft beer across its 60-plus location chain next week, with a sharp focus on local offerings. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 22, 2016

News Briefs for March 23, 2015

•A California federal judge has put a class action suit against Tito’s Handmade Vodka producer Fifth Generation Inc. on hold because of a technical issue, but has also rejected most of Fifth Generation’s arguments aimed at dismissing the suit, which maintains that Fifth Generation misled consumers with its “handmade” claim. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 23, 2015

Darden Unloads Red Lobster For $2.1 Billion

Darden Restaurants has sold its 705-unit Red Lobster brand to investment firm Golden Gate Capital for $2.1 billion in cash. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 16, 2014

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 11, 2014

•Upscale-casual eatery Yard House has introduced a new draft beer program, The Official Yard House 2014 Draft, with more than 1,000 new tap handles added at its 51 restaurants nationwide. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 11, 2014

Top Beer Bar Chains, Showing Rapid Growth, Map Future Expansion Plans

Driven by consumer excitement over craft beer, the major beer bar chains are rapidly adding locations around the country. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 25, 2014