Jack Daniel’s In Fight Over What It Takes To Earn The Tennessee Whiskey Name

Jack Daniel’s In Fight Over What It Takes To Earn The Tennessee Whiskey Name

For whiskey to call itself “Tennessee whiskey,” it’s not like booze can just sit around in the state and slap a label on touting its heritage. For the last year, there’s been a law on the books in the state defining exactly which requirements a whiskey must meet to be labeled as such — a law that Jack Daniels is now fighting to keep in place in the face of competition from craft distillers and big businesses alike. [More]

Are Liquor Companies Discounting Themselves Onto Skid Row?

Are Liquor Companies Discounting Themselves Onto Skid Row?

If there’s one thing alcohol distillers and distributors know about it’s repititive, compulsive behavior (some might say they depend on it). And a new report suggests that Big Booze’s current addiction to discounts and coupons may end up doing long-term damage to the industry. [More]