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Daily Archive: March 1, 2019

Imported Wines Fuel Growth For Online Retailer Wine.com

Amid the steady growth of e-commerce within the drinks industry, online retailer Wine.com saw revenues reach $130 million in 2018, with growth driven by imports. Continue reading →

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Champagne Shipments Hit Record High In U.S. Market

Despite a modest 2.4% increase last year, Champagne export shipments to the United States rose to a new all-time high of just under 2 million cases, surpassing the previous record set during the pre-millennial celebrations of 1999, according to recently released statistics from Business France. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 1, 2019

•Beverage alcohol delivery provider Drizly is eyeing entry into the cannabis category, and is suing former CEO Nick Rellas over his own cannabis business plan, saying it violates a non-compete agreement. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 1, 2019

•Bloomington, Indiana-based Cardinal Spirits has officially launched Cardinal Copacking, a contract and private label bottling service. Continue reading →

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