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Daily Archive: May 19, 2014

Top Brands Lose Ground In Control States, But Booming Fireball Heats Up Channel

Strong growth from flavored brown spirits, Irish whiskies and liqueurs is boosting sales in the control states, where trading-up trends continue gaining traction and boutique offerings are flourishing. Continue reading →

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Black Box Adds Pinot Noir, Eyes 4-Million Case Mark

Constellation is extending its Black Box wine brand with a new California Pinot Noir offering. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 19, 2014

Pernod Ricard’s Beefeater gin has released a new, limited edition package inspired by the brand’s London headquarters. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for May 19, 2014

•Minneapolis, Minnesota’s Summit Brewing Company is releasing three of its most popular beers in 12-oz. aluminum cans. Continue reading →

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