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Daily Archive: November 15, 2022

Impact Databank: Imported Sparklers Boost The Wine Category

Facing challenges from RTDs and premium spirits as well as uncertain economic conditions, total U.S. wine market volume is expected to decline in 2022 for the second straight year, according to Impact Databank, after being severely impacted by the pandemic. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator ‘Straight Talk’ Podcast Episode 2 Spotlights Mondavi Legacy with Exclusive Interviews

Hosted by Wine Spectator’s James Molesworth, episode 2 of the new Straight Talk podcast features a deep dive into the Robert Mondavi Winery legacy, featuring exclusive interviews with Wine Spectator editor and publisher Marvin R. Shanken, Continuum Estate co-founder and Robert’s son Tim Mondavi, international winemaking star and Mondavi winery alum Paul Hobbs, and with Mount Veeder winery founders and former Mondavi winery tour guides Arlene and Michael Bernstein. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 15, 2022

•Jack Daniel’s Twice Barreled American Single Malt, Old Fitzgerald Bottled in Bond 19 year old, and newcomers from Crown Royal and Woodinville are among the offerings featured in Whisky Advocate’s latest weekly roundup. Continue reading →

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Canopy Posts 7% Sequential Increase, Sees Business At “Inflection Point”

After a quarter highlighted by several high-profile moves including a gambit to accelerate entry into the U.S. market and the divestiture of its Canadian retail operation, Canopy Growth says it’s seeing improved momentum across its business. Continue reading →

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Maryland And Missouri The Latest To Approve Adult-Use Sales, California Votes To Add More Dispensaries

The U.S. is set to welcome two new adult-use markets after voters approved ballot measures sanctioning sales in Maryland and Missouri last week. Continue reading →

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Cannabis Briefs for November 15, 2022

•Charlotte’s Web has announced a $57 million investment by a subsidiary of BAT. Continue reading →

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