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Aug 23, 2016 04:27 PM

Response to Stanford University’s new alcohol policy by Kraig R. Naasz, President & CEO, Distilled Spirits Council

Stanford University President John L. Hennessy is to be commended for his desire to address incidents of alcohol abuse on campus. However, while well-intentioned, policies that single out distilled spirits but ignore beer or wine suggest that some forms of alcohol are “softer” than others.

 
Aug 02, 2016 05:51 PM

Distilled Spirits Council Commends LCBO on Improving Consumer Convenience; Modernizing Retail Experience

The Distilled Spirits Council today commended the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) for modernizing its retail experience by launching LCBO.com, an online shopping portal that will allow consumers access to over 5,000 different products that they can then pick up or have delivered directly to anywhere in Ontario.

 
Jul 12, 2016 04:59 PM

Distilled Spirits Council Statement Regarding Beer Institute’s Labeling Initiative

The beer industry's decision to include the ABV (alcohol by volume) on its products is a positive development, given the significant growth of high alcohol beers in the marketplace.

 
Jun 30, 2016 05:53 PM

The Distilled Spirits Council and Locust Street Group Partner with The Wall Street Journal on Political Convention Events

In what are sure to be the most sought after tickets of the political season, the Distilled Spirits Council and the Locust Street Group are partnering with The Wall Street Journal to co-host Monday night events at the national nominating conventions in Cleveland (Republicans) and Philadelphia (Democrats) this July.

 
Jun 24, 2016 04:17 PM

Brexit Vote: Distilled Spirits Council Disappointed

The Distilled Spirits Council today expressed disappointment with the outcome of the UK vote to leave the European Union.

 
Jun 10, 2016 09:39 PM

Governor Protects Small Business, Expands Consumer Choice by Signing Colorado Liquor Compromise

The Colorado Liquor Compromise (SB 197), which modernizes Colorado’s alcohol laws by allowing responsible, phased-in sale of spirits, wine and beer in grocery stores over the next 20 years, was signed today by Governor John Hickenlooper.

 
Jun 09, 2016 10:01 PM

CDC Reports Teen Binge Drinking Rates Decline to Historic Lows

A major Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) survey released today reported that underage and binge drinking rates among high school students are at their lowest levels since the survey’s inception in 1991.

 
Jun 08, 2016 08:16 PM

Distillers Visit Capitol Hill to Lobby on Tax and Trade Issues

Over 40 distillers from across the country gathered June 7-8 in Washington, D.C. for the Distilled Spirits Council’s seventh annual Public Policy Conference.

 

The Craft Cocktail Renaissance Makes Way for Classic Gin Creations with a Twist

With the third annual Negroni Week beginning June 6, it is evident the thirst for classic cocktails continues its march forward. This time, however, with a twist.

 
May 11, 2016 06:34 PM

Distilled Spirits Council Lauds Alcohol Modernization as a Win for Colorado Consumers

The Distilled Spirits Council today praised the Colorado Legislature for passing compromise legislation (SB 197), which modernizes Colorado’s alcohol laws by allowing the sale of spirits, wine and beer in grocery stores.

 
 
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