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Daily Archive: September 8, 2020

Impact Databank: U.S. Wine Market To Increase By Volume This Year, Owing To Off-Premise Gains

Faced with fierce competition from seltzers, premixed cocktails and other spirits, wine consumption in the U.S. had been expected to register its first annual decline in 2020 since 1993. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 8, 2020

•Diageo’s 2020 Special Release Collection of rare Scotch features eight cask-strength single malts, all selected by master blender Craig Wilson and organized around the “Rare by Nature” theme that debuted with the 2019 releases. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 8, 2020

•Portland, Oregon-based Cascade Brewing has introduced Framboise Northwest, a new sour ale made with locally sourced raspberries. Continue reading →

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Truss, Molson Coors’ Cannabis Play, Unveils Beverage Portfolio

Truss Beverage Co., the joint venture between Molson Coors and Canadian cannabis producer Hexo, was formed in late 2018. Continue reading →

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Ontario To Accelerate Approval Of New Adult-Use Retail Licenses

Ontario is set to ramp up authorization of new cannabis retail stores this fall. Continue reading →

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Cannabis Briefs for September 8. 2020

•Jim Belushi has partnered with Curaleaf subsidiary Grassroots on a new Blues Brothers cannabis strain. Continue reading →

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