Rum Becomes Contentious Issue in USVI Gubernatorial Race
FILED SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 Leading up to this year's gubernatorial election in the US Virgin Islands, rum cover-over funds have become a hot topic for debate. Read More
Judge Closes Book on Cali Retailer Suit Against SGWS
FILED SEPTEMBER 14, 2018 Earlier this week US District Judge Lucy Koh dismissed a class action lawsuit filed by California retailers against Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits. The lawsuit alleged fraud, unfair competition among other violations of state and federal alcohol laws, but the case is closed after more than a year of back and forth in court and four versions of the complaint. Read More
A Guide to This Year's Top Exec Changes
FILED SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 2018 has seen a lot of big personnel changes in major companies from trade groups to large suppliers. In some cases, long-time leaders are retiring and passing the torch to the next generation, while others are leaving to pursue other ventures. Below is a roundup of the top personnel changes so far this year. Read More
Diageo Invests in Westward American Single Malt
FILED SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 House Spirits' Westward American Single Malt brand is joining the Distill Ventures family. The financial details were not disclosed, but Diageo has made an investment through its Distill Ventures partnership that includes both Westward American Single Malt brand and inventory, as well as the current distillery in Portland. Read More
A Brief Primer on the Canadian Cannabis Market
FILED SEPTEMBER 11, 2018 Yesterday, Breakthru Beverage Group became the latest alcohol company to make a move in the Canadian cannabis market, signing a letter of intent for an exclusive partnership to represent medical cannabis producer CannTrust Holdings Inc., [see WSD 09-10-2018]. Read More
Wilson Daniels Expands into Connecticut
FILED SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 Young's Holdings' subsidiary Wilson Daniels Wholesale will enter its fourth market, Connecticut, this October. Wilson Daniels will handle its 44 national brands within the market, including the likes of Schramsberg, Champagne Gosset, and Domaine Laroche. Read More
Alert, Breakthru Enters Canadian Cannabis Category with $9.2 Million Investment
FILED SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 Breakthru Beverage Group is making its move in the Canadian cannabis category. This morning, the distributor has signed a letter of intent for an exclusive partnership to represent CannTrust Holdings Inc., one of Canada's leading licensed producers for medical cannabis. Read More
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