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Results: 773 Article(s) Found.
Oct 13, 2016 07:51 PM

Distilled Spirits Council to Showcase American Spirits in Hong Kong and Shanghai

The Distilled Spirits Council today announced that it will showcase American distilled spirits products at the Hong Kong International Wine and Spirits Fair (November 10-12) and hold a separate event in Shanghai (November 14). As one of the most promising markets for U.S. distilled spirits exports, the promotions in China will showcase fine American spirits from 16 leading American distillers, including 12 small distillers--many of whom are new to the Chinese market.

 
Oct 12, 2016 07:27 PM

I, Whiskey Documentary Celebrates Entrepreneurship and Innovation

I, Whiskey: The Human Spirit, a documentary-style short film that tells the story of how the freedom to innovate brings people together, premiered tonight at a reception sponsored by the Distilled Spirits Council and the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) at the Jack Rose Dining Saloon.

 
Oct 06, 2016 01:29 PM

Distilled Spirits Council Promotes Michele Famiglietti, Appoints Kelly Pike Poulsen

The Distilled Spirits Council, representing the nation’s leading branded and craft distillers, today announced the promotion of Michele Famiglietti to senior vice president of member relations and the appointment of Kelly Pike Poulsen as vice president of federal government relations.

 
Sep 30, 2016 05:40 PM

Distilled Spirits Council to Showcase American Spirits in Germany

The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States today announced that it is sponsoring an export promotion initiative in Berlin, Germany on October 11 and 12 for 16 small and large distillers, designed to showcase American distilled spirits products in one of Europe’s most important markets.

 
Sep 22, 2016 02:00 PM

Distilled Spirits Council Hosts 15th “Spirit of Mount Vernon” Heritage Dinner and Rare Auction

The Distilled Spirits Council’s 15th “Spirit of Mount Vernon” heritage dinner and rare spirits auction held last night on the lawn of Mount Vernon raised more than $300,000 for Mount Vernon. This brings the grand total for the history of this event to more than $4 million.

 
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.

 
 
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