Membership Dues– Life’s blood of the association

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Thank you to the following companies and individuals who have renewed their memberships in the association to date: Earl Brandt, BB Beverage, Inc. in Myrtle Beach Ed Fishel, Belfair Wines and Spirits in Bluffton Bill Massalon, Bill’s Liquor Store Inc. in Beaufort Robin Egan, Egan’s Spirits on Daniel Island Laurann Walker, Empire Spirits in Greenville Joe Forsberg,Forsberg Wine and Spirits in Charleston…

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State of the States: 2016 Banner Year for DTC Shipping

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  Source: WineBusiness.com by Erin Kirschenmann January 13, 2017   The direct-to-consumer (DTC) shipping business is booming, and 2016 proved to be one for the record books. The latest Sovos ShipCompliant/Wines & Vines DTC shipping data showed that both value and volume of wine shipped across the country soared: Volume rose 17.1 percent to reach more than 5 million…

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NIELSEN YEAR IN REVIEW: A 2016 COMPARISON OF THE ON PREMISE (Eating and Drinking) AND OFF PREMISE MARKETPLACE

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Source: Nielsen December 21st   According to latest Nielsen and Nielsen CGA data, Spirits continues to lead growth across both channels, with Beer trailing and Wine in the middle.   Off Premise leads generally, while to varying degrees, premiumization impacts both channels.    OVERVIEW   For many in the industry, it’s intuitive to think that off…

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