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Daily Archive: March 20, 2012

Exclusive: CARE Act Now “Off The Table” As Suppliers, Distributors Reach Rapprochement

A year ago at this time, there was considerable tension between the distribution and supplier tiers over the CARE Act, but the two sides now have apparently agreed to set aside their differences over the issue. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2012

Connecticut Sunday Sales Initiative Passes Key Legislative Hurdle, Change Could Come Before Summer

Connecticut’s proposed Sunday alcohol sales initiative has cleared a key legislative hurdle, with the state legislature’s General Law Committee today voting in favor of a Sunday sales plan. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2012

News Briefs for March 20, 2012

•A recent poll conducted by Harris found that Millennial wine consumers are less likely to be repeat buyers of the same wines, backing up marketers’ frequent characterization of Millennials as diverse and nomadic in their purchasing decisions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2012