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U.S. Decision On E.U. Wine And Spirits Tariffs Could Be Imminent

Since December, when the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) initially threatened tariffs as high as 100% on all E.U. wines as well as on spirits ranging from whiskies to Cognac to liqueurs, American importers and distributors have been holding their collective breath, waiting to see where the chips will fall. An answer could come as soon as today. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 14, 2020

News Briefs for December 31, 2019

•Beverage alcohol delivery provider Drizly is expanding its footprint in the Louisiana market via a new partnership with retailer Shop Rite & Tobacco Plus. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 31, 2019

Industry Groups Speak Out Against New Proposed Tariffs On Imported Wine And Spirits, As U.S. Takes Aim At E.U., Mexico

Just days ago the U.S. reached new trade agreements with Canada and Mexico that were expected to ratchet down tariff tensions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 31, 2019

Mel Dick Receives WSWA’s Lifetime Leadership Award

Southern Glazer’s executive Mel Dick, a driving force in the U.S. wine market for more than 60 years, has been honored with the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America’s (WSWA) Lifetime Leadership Award. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 3, 2019

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

WSWA Names Michelle Korsmo As President And CEO

The Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) executive committee has appointed Michelle Korsmo as president and CEO of the trade group, replacing Craig Wolf, who stepped down June 30.

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Posted in News on July 20, 2018

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