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Daily Archive: October 18, 2021

Total Wine COO Troy Rice On The Future Of Retail

Amid a tumultuous period in the drinks business, it’s been heady days for retailers, who have seen rapid expansions of their businesses since 2019, while simultaneously acting to upgrade their e-commerce capabilities to meet the needs of today’s consumer. Continue reading →

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French Wines And Spirits Accelerate In The U.S.

After French drinks exports to the U.S. dropped significantly in 2020 due to higher tariffs—whose five-year suspension was announced back in June—shipments have been rebounding strongly in the first two-thirds of this year. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 18, 2021

•Infinium Spirits is launching two new expressions under the Zaya rum brand, Cocobana (40% abv) and Alta Fuerza (57.5% abv), retailing at $30 and $40 respectively. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 18, 2021

•Gold Coast Beverage, LLC, a Reyes Beer Division company, has acquired certain distribution rights from Brown Distributing in Southern Florida. Continue reading →

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