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Daily Archive: February 19, 2021

Market Watch: Building Big In South Florida

As one of the largest liquor store chains in the greater Miami market, Mega Wine & Spirits has been trying to keep pace with the area’s growth. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Tennessee Legislators Aim To Limit Winery Direct Shipping Sales

Two Tennessee lawmakers have proposed a law that would ban many small wineries from selling direct to the state’s consumers. Continue reading →

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Campari On The Lookout For M&A Opportunities

Yesterday, Campari Group posted results for its 2020 fiscal year, with growth in the U.S. offset by challenges in on-premise focused global markets. Continue reading →

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Brown-Forman To Invest $95 Million In Louisville Distillery

With premium Bourbon booming, Brown-Forman has announced plans to double the capacity of its Louisville, Kentucky distillery on an investment of $95 million. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 19, 2021

•Final retail sales data for 2020 was released recently by the U.S. Commerce Department, and while beer, wine and liquor stores soared 18% to $70.3 billion last year, food service and drinking places—including restaurants and bars—fell 19.5% to $616.7 billion. Continue reading →

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