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Daily Archive: July 7, 2015

Lee’s Discount Liquor Projects $85 Million In Sales For 2015 As Good Times Return To Vegas

Las Vegas-based Lee’s Discount Liquor has had two consecutive years of double-digit growth as both the city and the 17-location chain continue to see a rebound after the recent recession. Company president Kenny Lee says revenues are expected to top the chain’s previous record of $85 million this year, with two more stores in its stable compared to pre-recession levels. Shanken News Daily spoke with Kenny Lee about the return of higher spending and the latest beverage alcohol trends in his Sin City hometown. Continue reading →

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Kentucky Bourbon Inventory Reaches 40-Year High

Kentucky’s inventory of aging Bourbon hit a 40-year high of 5.67 million barrels last year, according to the Kentucky Distillers’ Association (KDA). Continue reading →

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Trinchero Launches New “Double Barrel” Bourbon From Amador Whiskey Company

Trinchero Family Estates has bolstered its spirits portfolio with the national launch of Amador Whiskey Co. Double Barrel Bourbon. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 7, 2015

•New Jersey retail chain Gary’s Wine & Marketplace has opened a new full-service store in Hillsborough, nearby its temporary pop-up location in the central Jersey town, which has operated since December. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 7, 2015