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Whisky set to battle US on-trade spirits decline

Whiskey Sales

Despite an overall decline in spirits sales in the US on-trade, high-end whisky is expected to grow, according to a new report.

Technomic’s Adult Beverage Insights Group recently published a report showing that overall alcohol volumes decreased 1.3% in restaurants and bars in the US throughout 2013, compared to a 0.7% decline in the off-trade.

However, Technomic’s research director Eric Schmidt predicts there will be continued growth in whisky as well as craft beer and table wine in the on-trade in this year. Continue reading

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