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Daily Archive: August 19, 2021

Treasury Wine Estates Posts Double-Digit U.S. Gains As Premiumization Effort Continues

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) revealed a solid set of numbers for its U.S. and global businesses last night, with overall revenues up 4.4% to A$2.6 billion ($1.86b) and EBITS rising 3.5% to A$510 million ($366m), even as the company navigated the global pandemic and prohibitive tariffs in the key Chinese market. Continue reading →

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Scotch Whisky Exports Rebound In The First Half

After a difficult year in 2020 owing to the pandemic, Scotch whisky exports grew 31% to £1.97 billion ($2.71b) on volume up 42% to 642 million bottles in the first half of this year, according to the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA). Continue reading →

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Proximo Opens Great Jones Distilling Co. In Manhattan

Proximo Spirits has opened Great Jones Distilling Co., marking the first distillery in Manhattan since Prohibition. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 19, 2021

•Illinois-based Winesellers Ltd. has entered the “better for you” wine category with Fire Road Lighter Sauvignon Blanc. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 19, 2021

•Maine’s Allagash Brewing is debuting Little Grove Freshly Pressed Apples & Cranberry, a lightly sparkling fruited ale brewed with cranberries and blended with the juice of freshly pressed apples. Continue reading →

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