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Daily Archive: June 25, 2015

Interview: Hi-Time Wine Cellars Thrives In Competitive Orange County Market

Hi-Time Wine Cellars operates just a single location in Costa Mesa, California, but the independent retailer churns big volumes, with annual revenues in excess of $28 million. At 22,000 square feet, the Orange County destination store attracts high-spending businesses and individuals, as well as locals simply looking for an everyday wine. Shanken News Daily spoke recently with Hi-Time Wine Cellars CEO Diana Hirst about trends in her market and her company’s route to success. Continue reading →

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DISCUS And The Wine Institute Eye Export Growth After “Fast-Track” Approval

DISCUS and the Wine Institute are hailing yesterday’s Congressional vote in favor of Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), commonly known as “fast-track” authority, which is expected to facilitate passage of at least two blockbuster free trade deals for the U.S. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 25, 2015

Piedmont Distillers’ Midnight Moon moonshine brand has extended its lineup with the launch of Midnight Moon Peach. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 25, 2015

•South Burlington, Vermont’s Magic Hat Brewing Company has released Electric Peel, a new year-round grapefruit IPA. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 25, 2015