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BeerCraftGlobal News

The comparisons of Millennials, Gen Z, and Baby Boomers are plenty, and Millennials have had an impact on everything from the housing market to the alcohol market (maybe the avocado market, too). There has been ample reporting of late on how Millennials are impacting alcohol sales, as they favor alcohol-free

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BeerCraftGlobal News

Last week, distillers from around the country met in Washington D.C. for the industry’s 10th Annual Public Policy Conference, co-hosted by the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States and the American Craft Spirits Association. Heads of the Florida distilleries participated in congressional and senate meetings to urge support for

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BeerGlobal NewsRetailer highlightsWine & Spirits

Spiritus Law’s (formerly known as LewisFox Law) very own radio program, The Happy Hour Show, is on Fridays at 6pm on AM 880 The Biz. Every week, Robert Lewis and Marbet Lewis will discuss alcohol industry legal trends as well as news that affects your dining and nightlife experience. Listen

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BeerGlobal News

Is the alcohol industry in trouble with the newest wave of young beverage consumers? A recent study has gained significant attention in the last several months based on its conclusion that members of Generation Z are drinking less alcohol compared to previous generations. Who is Generation Z? According to the

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BeerGlobal News

President Trump made American manufacturing and trade policies top priorities during his campaign, and last week, he signed a declaration imposing a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum. Interestingly, the plan does exempt Mexico and Canada, and potentially other countries, pending continuing

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BeerGlobal News

Prior to December 5, 1933, flappers and mobsters canoodled in speakeasies while sipping moonshine and other contraband beverages. The law of the land – enacted through an amendment to the U.S. Constitution — was straightforward with all manufacturing, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors being prohibited. The nationwide ban on

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An emerging and fast-growing trend is towards craft spirits, especially whiskey, and a quest for “authenticity” among consumers. Especially younger consumers in the millennial and Gen X groups. These trends are being driven by social media “word of mouth” and by a new and growing multicultural group of consumers in

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BeerCraft

Today’s modern drinkers are changing. Although beer continues to remain the beverage of choice for most consumers, wine and spirits have remained popular as well. But gaining popularity are craft products in all three categories: wine, beer, and spirits. Polling and consumer purchase numbers are showing three major trends shaping

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