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Daily Archive: July 28, 2021

Impact Databank: U.S. Wine Volume Projected To Decline In 2021, But Premium Brands Make Strides

After 27 consecutive annual gains, the wine industry in the United States is expected to suffer a 0.5% volume decrease this year, down to 335.4 million 9-liter cases—according to the recently released 2021 edition of The U.S. Wine Market: Shanken’s Impact Databank Review & Forecast. Continue reading →

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Spirits Gain Speed In Control States

After a modest first quarter of 2021, spirits volume has accelerated somewhat the past three months in the U.S. market’s 18 control jurisdictions, to bring year-to-date gains up to 7.7% cumulatively ending in June, according to the National Alcohol Beverage Control Association (NABCA). Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 28, 2021

•Constellation Brands has taken a minority stake in Hop Wtr, a non-alcoholic, calorie-free sparkling water infused with adaptogens and nootropics including L-Theanine and ashwagandha. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for July 28, 2021

•Hye, Texas-based Garrison Brothers Distillery is releasing a new expression called Guadalupe. Continue reading →

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