Calvados Sees Overall Drop in Sales During Pandemic

The sale of calvados dropped 17% in 2020, according to an announcement by the Interprofessional Association of Cider-Based Controlled Appellations. The French spirit did well internationally during the pandemic, however, with exports representing 55% of sales; however, the domestic market saw a 27.5% drop in … Continue readingCalvados Sees Overall Drop in Sales During Pandemic

Good News, Bad News: Distilled Spirits Council Releases 2020 Economic Report

While the coronavirus pandemic that took over the world in early 2020 brought with it human suffering and death, it also brought plenty of economic suffering, and the hospitality industry was one that was hit hard. Combined with international trade tariffs that offered a completely … Continue readingGood News, Bad News: Distilled Spirits Council Releases 2020 Economic Report