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Daily Archive: August 17, 2016

Colorado Retailer Wilbur’s Looks To Adapt In Changing Market

Earlier this summer, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed legislation allowing wine, spirits and full-strength beer sales to expand into grocery stores on a gradual basis, marking a compromise between independent liquor stores and supermarkets, which had originally pushed for more precipitous changes. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 17, 2016

•Craig and Lee Jaffurs have agreed to sell Jaffurs Wine Cellars in California’s Santa Barbara County to their neighbor Daniel Green, the winemaker and co-owner of Conarium Wines. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 17, 2016

•Fort Collins, Colorado’s New Belgium Brewing is releasing four new offerings ahead of the fall season—Pumpkick, Le Terroir, Bretta IPA and Fruit Fly. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 17, 2016