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Why California must wage wine wars on all fronts - Comment 13 Jul 2017

This month, wine commentator Chris Losh heads to California and discovers a wine region buoyed by healthy figures but weighed down by matters below the surface.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Q1 2017 sales performance - results data 27 Apr 2017

Yesterday, Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported its results for the first three months of 2017. The company saw its sales rise slightly in the first quarter, although profits were hit by the US$1.7bn purchase in November of Bai Brands. Here's a breakdown of DPSG's sales on a by-reporting-segment basis.

Millennials are not the only fruit for Absolut - Comment 4 Apr 2017

The saga of Absolut's travails in the US continues, with the mooted recovery in the Pernod Ricard-owned vodka brand's fortunes proving more elusive than the company had hoped. Are Millennials to blame? Richard Woodard reports.

The US craft beer sector 2009-2016 - data 30 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body the Brewers Association released its craft beer volumes and sales figures in the country for 2016. Here, just-drinks provides an overview of the craft beer sector in the US over the past few years.

Top US Craft Brewers in 2016 - The facts 17 Mar 2017

Earlier this week, US trade body The Brewers Association released its chart listing the largest craft brewers in the country in volume terms. Here is the top 50.

Latest News

Purple Wine + Spirits' Redwood Empire American Whiskey - Product Launch 22 Sep 2017

Purple Wine + Spirits, parent company to Graton Distilling Co, has launched Redwood Empire American Whiskey.

E&J Gallo unveils Gallo Family Vineyards redesign 21 Sep 2017

E&J Gallo has overhauled the packaging for its Gallo Family Vineyards range.

Anheuser-Busch InBev ramps up US safe-ride programme with Lyft 21 Sep 2017

Anheuser-Busch InBev has claimed its US safe-ride campaign is now the biggest of its kind by a brewer, after the company expanded the responsible drinking programme.

US craft beer approaching "SKU rationalisation" - figures 20 Sep 2017

The US craft beer segment may have peaked, a new report suggests, as figures show SKUs going into decline.

Molson Coors's Two Hats fruit-flavoured beer - Product Launch 20 Sep 2017

Molson Coors is to launch a fruit-flavoured light beer in the US aimed at recruiting 21-23-year-olds into the beer category

The Sazerac Co's Buffalo Trace Distillery 2017 Antique Collection - Product Launch 20 Sep 2017

The Sazerac Co's Buffalo Trace Distillery has lined up the release of its 2017 Antique Collection.

Anheuser-Busch InBev lines up Stella Artois Super Bowl drive 19 Sep 2017

Anheuser-Busch InBev is bringing Stella Artois back to the Super Bowl after a six year break.

Small formats will secure CSD future - Coca-Cola North America 19 Sep 2017

Growth for smaller packaging formats in the US will allow the Coca-Cola Co to continue making money on its sparkling brands, the company's North America president has said.

Remy Cointreau’s Westland Peat Week bottling - Product Launch 19 Sep 2017

Westland Distillery has released details of three limited edition bottlings to celebrate its self-created ‘Peat Week’ next month.

Conecuh Ridge Distillery to spend up to US$20m on whiskey distillery in Alabama 18 Sep 2017

Conecuh Ridge Distillery has confirmed plans to construct a distillery for its Clyde May’s American whiskey brand.

Latest blogs

Anheuser-Busch InBev execs have a dream - a US$350m-sized one 15 Nov 2016

Ever wondered what fuels Anheuser-Busch InBev's acquisitional drive? Is it naked ambition? Faith? The good of mankind?

Anheuser-Busch InBev's Bud Light ad pull shows not all campaigns can win 31 Oct 2016

Anheuser-Busch InBev is reportedly calling a halt to its Seth Rogan and Amy Schumer Bud Light campaign in the US.

Queues are forming for latest (Jim Beam) Apple product 9 Sep 2016

Move over iPhone 7 headphones-gate, there is a new Apple product causing a stir. Or a shake. Or just a shot.