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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

Impact Databank: Cognac To Crest 4 Million Cases In The U.S. This Year For First Time

In recent years, the Cognac category has seen a gradual rebound from the economic downturn of 2008-2009, but lately its progress has accelerated markedly. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 26, 2015

Hennessy’s Upswing Accelerates As Brand Crosses 2.5 Million Cases In U.S.

Moët Hennessy’s flagship Hennessy Cognac brand continues to see dynamic progress on top of an already large base in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 20, 2015

Cognac Category Shows Strong Rise In Year Through July

Cognac continues to post solid gains in the U.S. market, with 63 million bottles imported in the 12 months through July, according to the BNIC. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 28, 2015

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