Adult Beverages

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Adult Beverages

Alcohol E-Commerce Poised for Long-Term Growth: Report

Online alcohol platform Drizly examines how consumers will shop for and consume adult beverages as a new normal emerges.

Adult Beverages

Drinks Taps Kroger's Amber Roberts to Lead Platform Expansion

The "wine-as-a-service" company powering ship-to-home adult beverage sales for retailers has hired the former head of Kroger's Marketplace offering.

"I see it as my responsibility as a decision-maker to cater to the needs that I can see and amplify products from diverse suppliers that can fill those unique gaps for our customers," Freeman says.

For Walmart, building supplier diversity means helping smaller suppliers scale up. To bring Weathered Souls' Black Is Beautiful stout to store shelves, that included enlisting the help of eight other craft breweries.

The Lempert Report: Poll finds consumers are drinking more during the pandemic—and sometimes during the workday.

Distributors expect the category will continue to grow in 2021, but a flow of new brands could trigger a spill.

Consumers are more than ready to celebrate their favorite fall traditions, including watching college football on TV with the right refreshments.

The Lempert Report: It might be the right time for supermarkets to start their own virtual beer and wine tastings.

Consumer trends are driving the sales of what they perceive to a healthier alcohol alternative.

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