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Monthly Archive: July 2019

Wine Spectator: French Wine Could Be The Latest Trade War Target

A battle between the White House and the French government over a tax on big technology companies has President Donald Trump threatening to impose high tariffs on French wine. That has French vignerons nervous. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 31, 2019

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Sales Rise, But Profits Slide In First Half

Washington-based Ste. Michelle Wine Estates saw net revenues increase 2.6% to $316 million in the six months through June, parent company Altria reported. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 31, 2019

News Briefs for July 31, 2019

•Wine.com is adding spirits to its offering across four major U.S. markets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 31, 2019

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for July 31, 2019

•San Francisco, California’s Anchor Brewing Company has launched the latest release in its Brewers’ Pale Ale series, Galaxy Hop Blend. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 31, 2019

Canada Update, Part 1: After An Uneven Rollout, Sales Are On The Rise

With Canada’s recent unveiling of regulations governing edible, extract, and topical cannabis products—which will begin reaching store shelves just before Christmas—the country’s cannabis market is at a turning point. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 30, 2019

Canopy Growth Breaks Ground On $150 Million New York Hemp Operation

Canopy Growth has officially broken ground on its industrial hemp plant in upstate New York. Located in Kirkwood, Broome County in the Southern Tier region, the 300,000-square-foot facility will be accompanied by 2,000 acres of growing space for hemp. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 30, 2019

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