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Daily Archive: February 23, 2016

Exclusive: Svedka Takes The Title Of Top Imported Vodka In The U.S.

After years of solid gains in an increasingly competitive U.S. vodka category, Constellaton’s Svedka has risen to become the market’s largest imported vodka, according to Impact Databank, overtaking longtime leader Absolut. Continue reading →

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Provence Rosé Exports To The U.S. Up 58% In 2015

Rosé wine exports from Provence to the U.S. grew 58% by volume and 74% by value in 2015, according to the French customs agency and the CIVP/Vins de Provence trade group. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 23, 2016

•Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) is in the process of culling roughly 30% of its product lines, according to the Sydney Morning Herald. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 23, 2016

•Five years after selling Goose Island Brewing to Anheuser-Busch InBev for almost $39 million, John Hall is parting with the last piece of the company that he founded in 1988. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 23, 2016