Amazon Adds Alcohol Delivery In Cincinnati, Columbus

Amazon is expanding its alcohol-delivery services by now offering it in Cincinnati and Columbus. The company announced today that its Prime Now one and two-hour delivery service has added wine and beer to its product offerings available in...

Johnnie Walker Rebrands Platinum Label As 18 Year Old

In a video released on YouTube yesterday, Johnnie Walker revealed that its Platinum Label Scotch has been rebranded as 18 Year Old. The former grey label is gone, replaced with a gold one that declares the age...

Bulleit Opens $115M Distillery In Kentucky

The Diageo-owned Bulleit whiskey brand has officially opened its new distillery, a $115-million facility in Shelbyville, Kentucky. Already a major global brand in brown spirits, Bulleit plans to expand production significantly with the new distillery (pictured...

Can Mezcal Boom In The U.S.?

In terms of flavor, mezcal is to tequila as Japanese whisky is to Scotch. The concept and core are similar, but the secondary notes vary widely. But while Japanese and Scotch whiskies are different styles...

Shock Top Unveils First Brand Refresh

Shock Top unveiled its first major brand refresh this month. The brand will introduce an entirely new look and feel that "still embodies the carefree spirit that is authentic to Shock Top, but with a fresh, youthful...

Here Come Cannabis Cocktails

Editor's note: in an effort to keep retailers informed about on-premise trends, we occasionally cross-post content from our sister publication Cheers, which covers the beverage side of bars and restaurants. Marijuana compounds are making their way...

5 Ways To Innovate Your Retail Store Layout

Winners in today’s competitive economy will be retailers who go beyond service to deliver a satisfying shopping experience. One effective way to accomplish that is through innovative store layout and design. Stores used to be...

Report: 1 In 10 Alcohol Buyers Purchase Bottles Online

According to The Harris Poll, 7 in 10 Americans aged 21 and over (68%) are "regular buyers" of alcohol, while 1 in 10 of this group has bought alcohol online in the past six months. The...

Bushmills Announces Plan For 29 New Whiskey Warehouses

The Irish whiskey brand Bushmills has announced plans to build 29 new aging warehouses near its County Antrim site. The distillery recently filed a request for project approval with a local government council. According to the application, as reported by...

Tasting: 4 Montalcino Wines From La Mannella

The La Mannella line of Italian wines hails from the Tuscan town of Montalcino. This family-owned winery got its start in 1970, when veteran farmer Leonardo Cortonese replaced a portion of his crop of olive trees...