National

New Products & Promotions: December 2012 Edition

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

ABSOLUT UNCORKS A BRAND NEW TUNE A sparkling fusion of crisp white wine and premium vodka, Absolut Tune is a new innovation from Absolut Vodka. Made with Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand’s Marlborough region and Absolut Vodka, Absolut Tune is designed to celebrate life’s greatest moments. Absolut Tune can be enjoyed chilled in a flute ... read more>

Cocktails in a Bottle: Premium, Premixed Cocktails Drive Innovation in the Ready-to-Serve Category

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Ready-to-serve (RTS) cocktails are consumers’ dirty little secret—simple for entertaining and the fraction of the price of a fancy drink. New brands and exciting flavors are proving to be easy to swallow—to the tune of 6.8 million 9L cases alone last year, a 6% increase over 2010 according to Impact ... read more>

Taub Family Vinitaly Italian Wine Scholarship Is Now Accepting Applications

Monday, November 26th, 2012

To promote the continued growth and development of Italian fine wine in the U.S. on-premise sector, VeronaFiere is pleased to offer the Taub Family Vinitaly Italian Wine Scholarship. Now in its third year, this annual scholarship provides applicants the opportunity to be awarded an all-expenses-paid professional, educational trip to the 47th annual Vinitaly trade show ... read more>

News from SLA, Hurricane Sandy Relief Initiatives

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

From the SLA: Governor Cuomo announced today that due to the impact of Hurricane Sandy, current licensees in New York City and the counties of Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk and Rockland, whose licenses are due for renewal in October or November, will automatically receive a 60 day grace period, after the expiration date, during which they ... read more>

Brand Profile: Rutini, Powered by Malbec

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

One of Argentina’s oldest wineries gears up for expansion. With Malbecs-Come-Lately sprouting up on American shelves like mushrooms after rain, here is a brain teaser: What is the best-selling Malbec in its modern homeland of Argentina? The answer is Rutini. The brand—imported to the U.S. along with its second label, Trumpeter, by Pasternak—may still qualify ... read more>

Brand Profile: Isle of Superstition

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

Jura Scotch Whisky on fall promotion and new expression Off the west coast of Scotland, the small isle of Jura is shrouded in superstition. The island is home to fewer than 200 people, and about 5,000 deer. There are superstitions about when to cut peat, how to position haystacks and, not surprisingly, how to consume ... read more>

Brand Profile: Like Homemade

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Master of Mixes Delivers a Premium Portfolio Based on Classic Cocktail Preparations There is no higher standard for mixology than “from scratch.” American Beverage Marketers believes that their Master of Mixes brand should adhere as close to a “scratch” version as possible, and the proof is in the mix. “We know that top bartenders pride ... read more>

Industry Updates

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Facebook and ... read more>

Governor Cuomo Announces Extensions for State Permits, License Renewals and Payments for Businesses Impacted by Hurricane Sandy

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Extensions by State Liquor Authority and Department of Environmental Conservation Help Businesses Meet Deadlines [release from SLA] Albany, NY (November 7, 2012) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced extensions provided by the State Liquor Authority and the Department of Environmental Conservation for license renewals and permit applications for businesses in impacted regions of the state. ... read more>

The Find: November 2012 Edition

Monday, November 5th, 2012

BAGS WITH BEAUTY & BRAINS. FOR WINE. Outside they’re simple yet stylish, made with solid, high-grade fabric. Inside, they’re insulated, with flexible (and removable) dividers that accommodate different sized bottles. Toss in an adjustable shoulder strap and two outside zipper pockets and these Sachi Vino Wine Totes are a form-meetsfunction success. Multiple styles. 2-bottle SRP ... read more>
 
About Us | Contact Us | Wholesaler Login | Publisher Login | Licensees Login
Copyright © 2014 Beverage Media Group ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
152 Madison Avenue, Suite 600, New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212-571-3232 | Privacy Policy