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Spirits Trade Groups Align To Make Direct Shipping A Top Priority

The Distilled Spirits Council of the U.S. (DISCUS), the American Craft Spirits Association (ACSA), and American Distilling Institute (ADI) have formed a strategic partnership to bolster direct-shipping of spirits in the U.S., making the issue a top legislative priority. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 16, 2021

Craft Distillers See Layoffs As Outbreak Hits Smaller Players Hard

A new survey from the American Craft Spirits Association points to a grim future for smaller distillers, with coronavirus-related shutdowns potentially devastating producers across the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 24, 2020

Spirits Industry Calls On U.S. Government For Relief

A group of spirits industry trade organizations, including DISCUS and the American Craft Spirits Association, has sent a letter to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer asking Congress to provide financial relief to distilleries across the country. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2020

Industry Groups Speak Out Against New Proposed Tariffs On Imported Wine And Spirits, As U.S. Takes Aim At E.U., Mexico

Just days ago the U.S. reached new trade agreements with Canada and Mexico that were expected to ratchet down tariff tensions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 31, 2019

Craft Spirits Industry Aims For An FET Reduction, Reduced Regulatory Hurdles

The craft spirits category is expected to get some good news on the tax front soon, due to growing support for the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act (S. 236/ H.R. 747), which aims to reduce taxes and regulations for craft brewers, distillers and vintners. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 1, 2017

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 26, 2016

•Boston’s Harpoon Brewery is introducing Sticke Alt, the latest offering in its limited 100 Barrel Series. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 26, 2016

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