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Daily Archive: September 23, 2015

Angry Orchard Sees Drier Style Ciders Broadening The Category’s Appeal

The total cider market in the U.S. is projected to reach 36 million (2.25-gallon) cases on a 39% increase in 2015, according to Impact Databank’s 2015 Cider Report. Continue reading →

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Diageo Sees Improvement In U.S., But Warns Of Tough Comps Over Remainder Of 2015

After reporting a 1% organic decline to £3.5 billion ($5.3b) in North America sales in its fiscal year ending in June, Diageo has stated that its performance has improved so far in its new fiscal, but cautioned that tough comparables in the U.S. could end up weighing down its first-half 2015-2016 results. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 23, 2015

•Hahn Family Wines has unveiled a new look for its namesake Hahn range, retailing at the $15 a 750-ml. mark. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 23, 2015

•J.J. Taylor Distributing Company of Minnesota Inc. is set to acquire Day Distributing Company, expanding its geographic distribution area and brand portfolio. Continue reading →

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