INDUSTRY NEWS

Beer vs. Wine: Surprising Facts, Popular Brands, Market Trends and More

Do you know which country drinks the most wine in the world? You’ll be surprised.

Hudson Valley Distillers: The Newest Addition to the Region’s Craft Spirits Boom

A distillery opened in the pursuit of passion for craft spirits and commitment to family farms.

World’s Second Largest Cream Liqueur Launches Campaign To Educate American Consumers

The new media relations campaign is heavily focused on consumer media and the Amarula Cream consumer.


George Washington Whiskey Signed by Bill Clinton to be Auctioned at Gala on October 14th, 2014

A bottle of the first-ever limited edition will be the highlight of the live auction.

Ultimate Spirits Challenge Announces Call for Entries for 2015!

USC begins accepting entries today for all spirits categories.

Brooklyn Spirits: Craft Distilling and Cocktails from the World’s Hippest Borough

The first distillery-to-glass cocktail book written by Peter Thomas Fornatale and Chris Wertz.


5 Bars in Brooklyn & Manhattan Among America’s 60 Best Bourbon Bars

The Bourbon Review, has compiled a list of America’s 60 Best Bourbon Bars as part of the magazine’s sixth anniversary issue.

Top Female Bartenders Compete in Speed Bartending Competition’s Fourth Tour

The competition expands to Canada & France while raising funds for breast cancer research.

Event recap: “Sake: Unfiltered”

The multi-sensory, educational experience, held at the newly-opened KOA Restaurant in Manhattan’s Flatiron District.


NYCB Launches a Ruinart Champagne Bar for Ballet-Goers in the David H. Koch Theater’s Promenade

Ruinart Champagne Announces Partnership with New York City Ballet, the First Official Champagne of the World-Renowned Dance Company.

Sobieksi Vodka Launches a New Promo to Raise Funds for the Fisher House Foundation

Just in time for the holidays, Sobieski will continue its successful “Save & Donate” program.

Pernod Ricard USA Opens Fall Certification Program for Registration with Revamped Website

Bartender Education Program boasts updated and more user-friendly BarSmarts website.