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New York Farm Distilleries Have Advantage in Barrel Programs

Craft distilleries are often interested in introducing barrel programs. These can be a regulatory quagmire because distilleries generally can’t sell at retail to the public in the three-tier system. Distillery owners see others doing it but just don’t know how … Continue reading

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New Food Product Label Guidelines

  New Food Product Label Guidelines The FDA is expected to issue new food product label guidelines by the end of 2016. Changes will include updates to the nutrition facts and regulatory definitions for words like “natural” and “healthy.” This … Continue reading

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Handwritten craft beverage labels

A new craft beverage producer produced two varieties of hard cider. It wondered if the State Liquor Authority would accept a label that had preprinted information on the label for the manufacturer, alcohol content, ingredients (apples and yeast) and volume … Continue reading

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Effective use of your trademark: 6 ways to make the most of your microbrewery or microdistillery brand assets

Creating a brand image is an arduous task for a new niche product. Microdistilleries and microbreweries face a lot of competition against popular mass-marketed national and international brands. The owners are typically in the business for the love of the … Continue reading

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