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Market Watch: Massachusetts Beverage Alcohol Retailers Battle Deregulation Legislation

Massachusetts package stores are trying to fend off a growing number of bills aimed at increasing the number of licenses, boosting direct-to-consumer sales, expanding discount programs, and allowing retailers to be open on Thanksgiving. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 1, 2021

WSWA Backs Tennessee Law In Residency Case Against Total Wine

The Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) has filed an amicus brief in the highly anticipated Supreme Court case of Tennessee v. Byrd, for which oral arguments could begin in January. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 21, 2018

Interview: WSWA President & CEO Craig Wolf On The Direct Shipping Issue

As e-commerce continues to gain momentum in the beverage alcohol arena, the practice of interstate shipping of wine by retailers has become a highly contentious issue—especially after carriers like UPS and FedEx began refusing such shipments in most cases within the past year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 14, 2017