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Appeals Court Deals Blow To Walmart’s Bid To Sell Spirits In Texas

In a blow to Walmart’s bid to sell spirits in Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has overturned a lower court ruling that found a Texas state law against spirits sales by publicly traded corporations discriminatory to out-of-state entities. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 16, 2019

Whisky Advocate: Exploring The World Of Big Box Whiskies

Costco, Walmart, Total Wine, and Trader Joe’s sell private label whiskies under familiar house-brand names—and sometimes under names that fit right in alongside famous brands like The Glenlivet, Johnnie Walker, Jack Daniel’s, and Crown Royal. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 22, 2019

Market Watch: All Eyes On Texas

Earlier this week, U.S. District Court Judge Robert Pitman issued a ruling that struck down Texas’s ban on publicly traded companies selling spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 23, 2018

Federal Judge Paves Way For Walmart To Sell Spirits In Texas

In a ruling that could potentially shake up the Texas retail spirits market, U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman has issued a decision striking down the state’s ban on publicly traded companies selling spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 22, 2018

Indiana Retailer Cork Liquors Goes Against The Grain

Warren Scheidt’s 12-unit Cork Liquors chain has grown to become one of southern Indiana’s largest beverage alcohol retail chains. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 7, 2017

Colorado Retailer Wilbur’s Looks To Adapt In Changing Market

Earlier this summer, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed legislation allowing wine, spirits and full-strength beer sales to expand into grocery stores on a gradual basis, marking a compromise between independent liquor stores and supermarkets, which had originally pushed for more precipitous changes. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 17, 2016

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