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Daily Archive: June 14, 2011

Value Spirits Continue To Weaken As Ultra Premiums Make Gains, According To Nielsen

Spirits sales grew 3% by volume in the 52 weeks ended May 28 to 57 million cases, slightly faster than the 2.4% gain in the 52-week period ending January 8, 2011, according to the latest numbers from Nielsen. Continue reading →

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Wines Priced at 9 Dollars And Above Show 9.5 Percent Value Growth, Nielsen Says

Table wine sales increased 3.2% by volume in the 52-week period ending May 28, to 126.8 million cases, and 4.2% by value, to $9.5 billion, according to Nielsen.

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News Briefs for June 14, 2011

• This month Constellation Wines U.S. is introducing Simply Naked, a range of unoaked wines. Continue reading →

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