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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 →

Posted in News on October 18, 2021

DISCUS: U.S. Supplier Revenues, Volumes Jump In 2020

U.S. spirits supplier revenues surpassed $31 billion on volume up 5.5% to 251 million 9-liter cases in 2020, according to the Distilled Spirits Council of the U.S. With that strong performance, spirits’ share of total beverage alcohol supplier revenues climbed to 39.1%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 29, 2021

Cognac Extends Its U.S. Gains As New Consumers Enter Category

Cognac continues to be a key growth driver in the U.S. spirits market, with volume projected to top 6.4 million cases on a 5.5% increase this year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 19, 2019

Despite Supply Issues, Cognac Continues To Gain Ground In The U.S.

While supply issues have been constraining Cognac’s U.S. growth to some degree, the category continued to post impressive gains in the year through June. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 20, 2019

Cognac Shipments Decelerate In 2018, But Still Reach New Record

Global Cognac shipments reached record highs in both volume and value in 2018, according to the Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac (BNIC). Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 17, 2019

Cognac Shipments See Their Growth Rate Ease As Demand Outpaces Supply

After four consecutive double-digit annual gains, supply constraints have slowed Cognac’s growth somewhat in the United States, as year-to-date shipments through September are up just 6% in volume terms, according to the Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac (BNIC). Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 20, 2018

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