The Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board’s ban on margarita pitchers was short-lived. The agency claims they had been considering removing the ban prior to negative media reactions.
Historically, breweries need special permits from the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control to have special events, important for attracting new consumers. The number of permits being awarded is about to double due to lobbying from the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild.
Aurosa, a Czech beer, intended to be empowering for women and redefine women in beer met with a huge social media backlash. The beer was called patronizing and stupid.
Saucey, an L.A.-based alcohol-delivery company has just raised $5.4 million in Series A funding. They compete against businesses like Thirstie and Drizly historically, but now also companies like Postmates and even Amazon.