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The 2024 Growth Brands: The RTD Leaders

The thirst for ready-to-drink beverages has expanded significantly over the past few years. So much so that Fortune Business Insights projects that the global RTD beverages market size will grow from $749.17 billion in...
spirits

The 2024 Spirits Growth Brands – Top Trends

The Growth Brands Awards are an annual program that determines and celebrates the fastest-growing and top-selling spirits, wines and beers in the U.S. These beverage alcohol brands fuel modern trends while maintaining consumer loyalty. Which...
wine

The 2024 Wine Growth Brands: The Grape Ones

Consumer thirst for wine has subsided, with total wine volume consumption posting its second consecutive year of loss. Overall wine decreased 3.4% in 2023 to 336.6 million 9-liter cases, according to preliminary figures from...
rum

What’s Next for Rum?

Is there a better deal in premium spirits right now than rum? Bourbon's popularity has led to price spikes across that category, while tequila's recent rise has had a similar effect on the cost...
sparkling wine

Sparkling Wine Trends for 2024

The sparkling wine category, which had posted growth for 20 consecutive years since 2002, took a tumble in 2023. Sparkling wine consumption fell 3.4% to 25.7 million 9-liter cases, according to The Beverage Information...
vodka

The Clear Choice – Vodka Continues Its Dominance

Unlike tequila, bourbon or even gin, vodka has not generated too much buzz lately. But this spirit pays the bills at most bars and restaurants, given the amount of vodka that they sell and...
AI

How AI Can Help Your Business

For the beverage alcohol industry, distribution is the critical bridge between production and consumer — but distributors often face hurdles that range from routing hang-ups to inventory blind spots. These hurdles can significantly hamper...
warehouse

Building Warehouses of the Future

Looking at the world around us, technology is being utilized to improve just about everything. From implementing AI in the consumer shopping experience to data collection to grab-and-go shops, it is quite literally impacting...
alcohol

Consumer Demand Drives Alcohol Delivery Growth

Among many trends in the alcohol industry supercharged by the Covid-19 pandemic was direct-to-consumer (DTC) shipping. Sheltering in place during the health crisis, consumers learned at a rapid rate that they could order alcohol online...
tequila

How Long Can Tequila’s Growth Last?

Tequila has been an industry darling in recent time. Double-digit growth in this category has helped lead the overall spirits market higher for years now. How much longer can the boom times continue for...