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Interview, Part 2: ABC Fine Wine & Spirits’ Dave Larue

In the second part of our interview, Dave Larue, vice president of sales at 123-store Florida retail chain ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, discusses recent growth in the wine category, regulatory changes in the Sunshine State, and the company’s expansion plans. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 15, 2021

Interview, Part 1: ABC Fine Wine & Spirits’ Dave Larue

With 123 stores stretching from the Florida Panhandle to Miami, Orlando-based ABC Fine Wine & Spirits is the largest independent liquor store chain in the Sunshine State, and has revenues estimated at well over a half-billion dollars. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 14, 2021

Top Retailers Assess Bourbon’s Bull Market, And See Plenty Of More Room To Run

The U.S. Bourbon market has added 1 million cases a year since 2013, and reached the 21-million-case mark last year on 3.5% growth. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 10, 2018

Saké Sales Rise As Adventurous Consumers Branch Out

With consumers embracing new drinks options in recent years, domestic and imported saké consumption in the U.S. market reached an all-time high in 2016, according to Impact Databank, growing 3% to 2.3 million nine-liter cases. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 27, 2017

Interview: ABC Fine Wine & Spirits CMO Bob Gibson

Orlando-based ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, a 75-year-old privately held retail chain, has 125 locations across the state of Florida.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 31, 2017

News Briefs for November 4, 2016

•Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) has announced plans to add the Truvee wine brand—acquired in its $600 million purchase of the former Diageo wine business last year—to its global portfolio in an appeal to female drinkers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 4, 2016

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