Audacious Chinese Coffee Chain Luckin, Not Content In Its Quixotic Battle Against Starbucks, Dreams Of Becoming ‘amazon-like’

BEIJING — The Chinese startup that has reshaped the coffee sector here, wiping away Starbucks’ dominance in the country, is leaping into an untraditional...


From Vodka And Gin To Hand Sanitizer: Global Distilleries Rush To The Rescue Amid The Coronavirus Crisis

It was early last Monday morning when Melissa Hanesworth came up with the idea that Pernod Ricard should make hand sanitizer. As vice president of North...

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Need A Stiff Drink For Tough Times? This ‘barrel-strength’ Bourbon Could Do The Trick

The bottle: Booker’s bourbon “”Granny’s Batch” edition, $89.99 The back story: Talk about a stiff drink for tough times. Booker’s bourbon, a brand that is...


One Possible Coronavirus Side Effect — Cheaper Almonds For U.s. Shoppers

China is the No. 2 buyer of American almonds, but with ports closed, inventory could pile up.

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Budweiser Brewer Ab Inbev Downgraded By Jp Morgan Over Hard Seltzer Competition And Coronavirus

Budweiser brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev has been downgraded by JP Morgan over intensifying competition from hard seltzer in the U.S. and the impact of the...


Remy Cointreau Sales Fall, Suspends Guidance Ahead Of New Roadmap

The French spirits maker posted sales of 290.2 million euros ($321.3 million), down from EUR321.5 million a year before and significantly missing analysts?...

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Can Starbucks Save The Planet By Cutting Dairy? Activists And Investors Respond

The biggest single move by Starbucks?s customers who want to go green might be to stick with black coffee. Overall, dairy accounted for 21% of the company?s...


Australia Is The Latest Country To Get Into The Single-malt Whisky Game

Starward is an emerging name in Australian spirits ? and it?s supporting relief efforts for wildfire victims.

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Constellation Brands To Spend $40 Million To Launch Corona Hard Seltzer In The Spring

Constellation Brands will invest $40 million to launch Corona brand hard seltzer.


20 Minutes With: Helen Mulholland, Master Blender At Bushmills

The Whisky Magazine Hall of Famer on her quarter century in the trade

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