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Daily Archive: November 9, 2011

After Landslide Vote, Washington State’s Liquor Privatization Will Begin To Take Shape

Washington voted overwhelmingly to end the state’s 78-year monopoly on liquor sales yesterday, as ballot initiative 1183 won with about a 60% majority. Continue reading →

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ABI’s U.S. Shipments Down 3.4% On Sub-Premium Slide

Anheuser-Busch InBev said U.S. beer industry shipments to wholesalers were down 0.4% in the third quarter, while its own shipments fell 3.4% over the same period, weighed down by price increases on its sub-premium portfolio. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 9, 2011

•Smirnoff has unveiled two new flavors—Whipped Cream and Fluffed Marshmallow. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 9, 2011