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Daily Archive: March 20, 2020

Retailers Across The Nation Are Still Rushing To Keep Pace With Demand

As the week began drawing to a close, beverage alcohol retailers nationwide were still scrambling to restock their shelves amid a run on purchases, while also taking steps to keep customers and staff safe. Continue reading →

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Spirits Industry Calls On U.S. Government For Relief

A group of spirits industry trade organizations, including DISCUS and the American Craft Spirits Association, has sent a letter to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer asking Congress to provide financial relief to distilleries across the country. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 20, 2020

•As state officials around the country continue to intensify safety measures in response to COVID-19, a sigh of temporary relief was heard in New York as Governor Andrew Cuomo excluded the liquor business from his recent executive order for non-essential service businesses to reduce in-office work staff to 25%. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 20, 2020

•The New York State Brewers Association has announced that breweries throughout the state will be allowed to offer curbside pickup and delivery through at least April 15. Continue reading →

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