Sales for whiskey continue to rise, as do the number of craft distilleries popping up across the country.
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Starbucks has opened its first Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room in Seattle. "Fast Money" trader likes the stock on its store expansion strategy, and cost efficiency.
Rockstar energy drink billionaire founder Russ Weiner's yacht got stuck while being towed under a drawbridge, taking out part of the roof, but no one was hurt. CNBC's Robert Frank says the bridge had been declared "functionally obsolete" 4 years ago.
Insight to how beverage companies are getting into the protein and milk categories, with Gary Hempill, Beverage Marketing Corporation.
Fans of Goose Island Beer Company have their own annual Black Friday tradition: Standing in line for Bourbon County Brand Stout.
Rethink the airline beverage cart. Bartenders say it's easy for travelers to make a classier cocktail with mixers you can carry onto the plane.
Simon Emeny, CEO of Fuller, Smith and Turner, says an end to Britain's "beer tie" rule is unlikely to lead to cheaper beer.
Stella David, CEO of Glenfiddich, says Scotch whisky companies have to plan for sales 30 years in advance, and must protect their brands.
Rob and Kurt Widmer, the founders of Portland's Widmer Brothers Brewing, have created a business that has made them the elders of craft brewing.
After more than 20,000 wines were reviewed, Tom Matthews, Wine Spectator executive editor, reveals the top wine for 2014. Matthews also discusses recent trends in the diverse wine space.
The craft beer movement is great for the beer business overall, Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO Carlos Brito told CNBC on Thursday.
Carlos Brito, Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO, discusses the state of the international beer business and innovation at AB InBev
Fears that Russia's economic downturn will ravage European multinationals may have been overstated in some cases, with companies that sell beer and soap defying expectations.
Jørgen Buhl Rasmussen, CEO of Carlsberg, says the Russian market will grow again in the future after the beer maker was hit my geopolitical tensions in the country.
Jørgen Buhl Rasmussen, CEO of Carlsberg, says the company is looking for acquisition opportunities in Asia.
Alexis Nasard, president of western Europe at Heineken, is bullish on western Europe and says there are promising signs of strength in the region.
Discussing the breakdown of the craft beer business, and consolidation among the brewer and distributor levels, with Bob Pease, Craft Brewers Association CEO.
Insight to the state by state issue regarding craft beer distribution, with Bob Pease, Craft Brewers Association CEO.
CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on the story of Keurig Green Mountain, which is working on a cold coffee machine for homes.