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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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With the recent uptick in stories about young people falling ill and dying from the effects of E-Cigarettes, the Federal Trade Commission has ordered that six e-cigarette makers furnish four years of their data on sales, advertising, and promotions of these products.  According to a recent Law 360 article, the

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In the case Bellion Spirits, LLC, et al v. United States of America, et al., a Federal Judge in Washington, DC, denied Bellion’s Motion for Summary Judgment and granted the Government’s Cross-Motion in a deceptive labeling matter.  Bellion infuses their vodka with a compound called NTX.  They claim “NTX helps

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Just the other day, we posted a blog entitled Florida Distillers Go to Capitol Hill to Urge Support for Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act.  Apparently, representatives from other states have been addressing their concerns as well.  As reported in The Hill, Kentucky’s two senators, Mitch McConnell and, Rand

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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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Last year we reported on the possible partnership of alcohol brands and colleges on our blog. A recent article on knoxnews.com covers how the SEC presidents voted to lift the ban on alcohol sales inside stadiums during games. Each conference is leaving it up to the schools to make the

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Facebook’s policy shift has been reported on and confirmed by CNN and Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine. The sale of alcohol and tobacco products between private individuals is now prohibited on Facebook and Instagram. Sales were previously prohibited in Marketplace, but this change includes comments and posts. Posting pictures in

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Amazon has finally joined the bandwagon of delivery services (including Postmates, Publix, and Instacart) already offering alcohol “on-demand” in Florida. In addition to asking Alexa for a number of other items, you can now ask her to order your packaged beer and wine. The company’s same-day delivery service, Prime Now

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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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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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