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Innovation Continues To Roll On, With Whiskies Leading The Way

As March draws to a close, some long-planned new product introductions were being put on hold, but most were rolling out despite the COVID-19 crisis. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 31, 2020

Whisky Advocate: Whisky Clubs Find Novel Ways to Taste Together Despite COVID-19

Social distancing is keeping millions of people safe from COVID-19, but it has put a stop to many activities, including whisky club meetings. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 31, 2020

Upscale Player Hotaling & Co. Seeks To Weather The Storm

While off-premise sales continue to spike, drinks companies that skew strongly to the on-premise are being heavily impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 27, 2020

Kentucky’s New Riff Distilling Keeps Production Going, With Off-Premise Sales Showing Resilience

While larger-scale brands have fared best in the COVID-19 crisis thanks to their presence in grocery, drug, and major retail channels, the smaller players have been facing greater challenges. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 26, 2020

News Briefs for March 26, 2020

•The COVID-19 stimulus package passed by the U.S. Senate includes a tax waiver for distillers making hand sanitizer. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 26, 2020

News Briefs for March 25, 2020

•Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC) has announced a $500,000 donation to the United States Bartenders’ Guild (USBG) COVID-19 Relief Campaign. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 25, 2020

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