Tag Archives: Metro Areas and Regions

• New Orleans is setting trends in the alcohol industry

New Orleans is setting trends in the alcohol industry

Alcoholic beverages have long been an essential part of different customs and occasions – from religious events and celebrations to social situations and, at times, during an emotional crisis. However, in recent years, the alcohol industry has witnessed increasing demand and growth, particularly as a result of the gradual economic recovery in the country. Shaping new […]

• Portland Cocktail Week: October 21 – 25. Be there!

Portland Cocktail Week: October 21 – 25. Be there!

We recently had the opportunity to chat with our good friend Lindsey Johnson who is the co-founder of Portland Cocktail Week. In case you aren’t aware, Portland Cocktail Week, or PDXCW as it is lovingly referred to, was created by the industry for the industry as a place to gather and learn together. Read what […]

• Oregon Willamette Valley Grapegrowers Push Back on Development

Oregon Willamette Valley Grapegrowers Push Back on Development

Grapegrowers in Oregon’s Willamette Valley are cheering two recent court decisions backing strict land use rules in their state. The rules, which limit development, especially in agricultural and forest areas, are crucial to preserving Oregon’s wine regions, they argue. After 40 years of debate, however, the battle over land use is far from over. The […]