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Why 2022 is the Summer of RTDs

Ready to drink used to be a descriptor, applicable to only a narrow portion of the alcohol industry. This has changed radically in the past few years. RTDs now dominate a portion of the...

Announcing Our 2022 Growth Brands Hall of Famers

Each year our Growth Brands Awards recognize the top products and suppliers in the beverage alcohol business. The April issue of Beverage Dynamics magazine highlighted the fastest-growing and top-selling spirits and wine brands. Now,...
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Tasting: Beaujolais Beyond Nouveau

France’s Beaujolais region and their traditional gamay grape are known to many wine drinkers for the annual Beaujolais Nouveau celebration. On the third Thursday of every November, the area releases bottles of its latest...
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The Top Trends in Complementary and Nonalcohol Products

Complementary products — mixers, cheeses, glassware, snacks, anything else nonalcoholic — may not make up a great deal of your floor space. Likely they comprise around 3-5% of your retail footprint. Nevertheless, these products...
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How ABC Fine Wine and Spirits Excelled in Generational Change

A generational change is underway at ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, and it's emblematic of how the company has operated since 1936. Today, the Florida chain counts 125 stores. They are the result of a...

11 American Whiskey Trends in 2022

What whiskey trends will define the new year, as American consumers continue evolving with the long-term effects of Covid-19? The pandemic has left its marks in all industries, distilling included. Numerous trends have emerged in...
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The Best Alcohol Gifts for 2021

Every year, Beverage Dynamics magazine publishes our guide of the best alcohol gifts for the coming holiday season. This year's list of 27 items includes limited-edition offerings, value-added packs, seasonal treats, stocking stuffers and all-around...

The Rise of Twin Liquors

Twin Liquors was named 2019 Retailer of the Year at the first annual Beverage Dynamics Top 100 Retailers. Below we look at what led to this Texas chain taking home the top honor. What began...