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Daily Archive: December 23, 2019

Fernet-Branca Makes Inroads As Consumers Explore Bitter Taste Profiles

Earlier this year, Italy’s Fratelli Branca, known for its flagship amaro brand Fernet-Branca, launched wholly owned import company Branca USA to take control of its route to market. The shift comes during a period growth for Fernet-Branca driven by rising consumer interest in complex, bitter taste profiles. Continue reading →

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Drinks Industry Tax Cuts Extended Through Next Year

The Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act, which includes key tax breaks for distillers, wineries, brewers, and importers, has been extended for another year. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for December 23, 2019

•Northern Rhône wine producer Delas Frères has opened a new winery in Tain-l’Hermitage on an investment of €18 million ($20m). Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 23, 2019

•Miami Cocktail Co. has entered multi-state distribution agreements with Southern Glazer’s and the Reyes Group respectively. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 23, 2019