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News Briefs for May 4, 2017

•Oregon-based Union Wine Co. is launching Rosé Bubbles, a new canned wine offering. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 4, 2017

Pernod Ricard’s U.S. Sales Rise 5% Over First Three Quarters

Pernod Ricard has reported a 5% increase in its U.S. sales for the nine months through March, representing the first three-quarters of its fiscal year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 20, 2017

Spurred By Surging Hennessy, Cognac Reaches Record Highs In 2016

Spurred by significant growth in the U.S. market, Cognac exports reached record highs in volume and value in 2016, according to the BNIC trade group. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 18, 2017

Interview: Luxury Cognac Brand Camus Makes U.S. Push

With Cognac on fire in the U.S. market, the category leaders aren’t the only brands contributing to the upswing. Among the rising smaller players is Camus, an upscale, family-owned brand that sells 450,000 cases worldwide but has had a limited U.S. presence. That’s now changing, according to president Cyril Camus, who tells SND’s Daniel Marsteller that increased investment, the cocktail craze and the trend toward luxury spirits has created a favorable environment for expansion. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 31, 2016

News Briefs for June 1, 2016

•Hailstorms and other severe weather wreaked havoc on the Cognac region last week, damaging more than 10,000 acres of vineyards—nearly 10% of the overall crop. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 1, 2016

News Briefs for January 21, 2016

•Cognac exports to the U.S. hit a new record high in 2015, reaching 65.3 million bottles, according to the BNIC. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 21, 2016

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