Beverage http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/407242/more en Americans buy less soda for 10th straight year; Pepsi takes back No. 2 spot from Diet Coke http://supermarketnews.com/americans-buy-less-soda-10th-straight-year-pepsi-takes-back-no-2-spot-diet-coke <div class="node-body link-body">ABC News reports that Americans bought less soda for the tenth straight year in 2014, with diet sodas shrinking more than their sugary counterparts.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/americans-buy-less-soda-10th-straight-year-pepsi-takes-back-no-2-spot-diet-coke" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Recommended Reading Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:40:00 +0000 514191 at http://supermarketnews.com Arkansas Senate panel rejects bill to expand wine sales in grocery stores http://supermarketnews.com/arkansas-senate-panel-rejects-bill-expand-wine-sales-grocery-stores <div class="node-body link-body">A Senate committee on Tuesday rejected a bill to allow grocery stores in Arkansas to obtain permits to sell wine from any winery they choose, the Times Record reports.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/arkansas-senate-panel-rejects-bill-expand-wine-sales-grocery-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Government Recommended Reading Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:23:00 +0000 513601 at http://supermarketnews.com Jungle Jim’s breaks out the cigars (and scotch) http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/jungle-jim-s-breaks-out-cigars-and-scotch <div class="node-body article-body">Jungle Jim’s will hold a cigar and scotch sampling event on March 31.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/jungle-jim-s-breaks-out-cigars-and-scotch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/jungle-jim-s-breaks-out-cigars-and-scotch#comments Latest News Beverage Nonfood Jungle Jim's International Market Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:12:00 +0000 513521 at http://supermarketnews.com Wisconsin Senate passes bill approving hard alcohol samples in grocery stores http://supermarketnews.com/wisconsin-senate-passes-bill-approving-hard-alcohol-samples-grocery-stores <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Mini-shots of hard alcohol could be offered to sample at Wisconsin liquor and grocery stores under a bill headed to Gov. Scott Walker for his consideration, the Star Tribune reports.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/wisconsin-senate-passes-bill-approving-hard-alcohol-samples-grocery-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Government Recommended Reading Tue, 17 Mar 2015 19:56:00 +0000 513451 at http://supermarketnews.com Supermarkets host wine-painting parties http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/supermarkets-host-wine-painting-parties <div class="node-body article-body">As the popularity of wine-painting parties grows, Dorothy Lane will host its first “Paint and Palate” event this month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/supermarkets-host-wine-painting-parties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/supermarkets-host-wine-painting-parties#comments Latest News Beverage Center Store Dorothy Lane Market Whole Foods Market Tue, 17 Mar 2015 17:14:00 +0000 513421 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers tap into growler business http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/retailers-tap-growler-business <div class="node-body article-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Albertsons continues to expand its tap-beer to-go business, this time opening a growler station in an Idaho store.</p> <p>The retailer now has six The Growler Station Express (GS Express) departments in Idaho, Oregon and Arizona.</p> <p>A growing number of other retailers are also deepening their commitment to growlers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/retailers-tap-growler-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/retailers-tap-growler-business#comments Latest News Beverage Albertsons Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:17:00 +0000 510861 at http://supermarketnews.com New Pittsburgh store to sell wine by the glass http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/new-pittsburgh-store-sell-wine-glass <div class="node-body article-body">Market Street Grocery, which is slated to open in early spring, will house an in-store wine bar. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/new-pittsburgh-store-sell-wine-glass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/new-pittsburgh-store-sell-wine-glass#comments Latest News Beverage Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:45:00 +0000 510821 at http://supermarketnews.com Kansas grocery stores one step closer to selling liquor http://supermarketnews.com/kansas-grocery-stores-one-step-closer-selling-liquor <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Uncork Kansas supporters are celebrating. A proposal moves forward in the legislature that would expand your options for buying liquor and full strength beer, reports KWCH12.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/kansas-grocery-stores-one-step-closer-selling-liquor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Government Recommended Reading Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:58:00 +0000 510491 at http://supermarketnews.com Publix, Wal-Mart at odds over selling liquor in grocery stores in Florida http://supermarketnews.com/publix-wal-mart-odds-over-selling-liquor-grocery-stores-florida <div class="node-body link-body"><p>A wide-ranging alcohol measure that would allow shoppers to pick up fifths of Jack Daniel's in the same stores where they buy groceries passed its first House test over the objection of Florida's largest grocer, the Jacksonville Business Journal reports.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/publix-wal-mart-odds-over-selling-liquor-grocery-stores-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Government Recommended Reading Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:44:00 +0000 508681 at http://supermarketnews.com Hard liquor could be coming to grocery stores in Florida http://supermarketnews.com/hard-liquor-could-be-coming-grocery-stores-florida <div class="node-body link-body"><p>A bill to allow the sale of hard liquor in supermarkets and drug stores has alarmed some Florida groups concerned about kids' access to alcohol, according to WPTV West Palm Beach.</p> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/hard-liquor-could-be-coming-grocery-stores-florida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Government Recommended Reading Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:05:00 +0000 508461 at http://supermarketnews.com