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France and Italy have held the European wine spotlight for ages, along with Germany, Spain and Portugal. But several countries in the eastern part of the continent now aim to become major players on the world wine stage, including Bulgaria. What do Bulgarians know about wine? The country has...
While the popularity of Napa Valley grapes such as Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon will never wane, California’s beloved wine region has also become quite well known for its blends, primarily crafted from the area’s star red grape. According to Nielsen, red table wine blends saw a growth of 11%...
Canadian whisky may not get as much respect as its Irish, Scottish and American counterparts these days, but if whisky-buying was “American Idol,” Canadian would definitely be competing in the finals. After all, the entire category moved more than 13 million cases in the U.S. last year, second only...
Some of the most important business relationships a beverage retailer can cultivate are those that exist with distributors. Unfortunately, not all retailers take advantage of the plethora of data and advice distributors can provide. In addition to giving retailers detailed information about new products, distributors often have access to...
Imported beer has enjoyed cachet in America since our earliest days. Bass Ale reached America from England in 1779. George Washington was especially fond of porter, the English style that grew to great popularity in 18th century London, only dropping his English sources out of loyalty to the new...
Irish whiskey is still high-proof strong after so many years of double-digit growth. More than riding on the coattails of American’s infatuation with whiskey, Irish is enlarging the demographic, bringing new consumers into the fold with its easy drinkability and mixability and now intriguing geeks with more nuanced and...
What do consumers know, or think they know, about imported Japanese products? According to a number of sake and Japanese whisky experts, misconceptions about the category are plentiful and confusion is rampant. Since retailers are the gatekeepers who often introduce consumers to sakes and Japanese whiskies for the first...
The Beverage Dynamics National Retailer Wine Panelists recommend Malbecs from Argentina, Chile, France and California. We asked members of the panel to review some of their favorite Malbecs. As always, these selections include brief tasting notes, a rating and the wine’s retail price (which varies from store to...
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|Diageo plc Common||DEO||118.85||(+0.14)|
|Ambev S.A. Americ||ABEV||6.45||(+0.08)|
|Molson Coors Brew||TAP||75.89||(-1.35)|
|Boston Beer Compa||SAM||267.60||(-11.18)|
|Castle Brands, In||ROX||1.51||(-0.02)|
|Craft Brew Allian||BREW||12.50||(-0.2)|
|Brown Forman Inc||BF-B||91.69||(-0.73)|
|Data was last updated 11:58 PM, 03/ 1/2015|