A new definition by the Brewers Association of what constitutes craft beer changes the lineup of the largest U.S. brewers by sales volume.» Read More
TOPEKA, Kan.— Big box retailers would be allowed to sell alcohol in some Kansas counties under a bill discussed by a state Senate panel Tuesday. Ralph Ostmeyer from Grinnell, who chairs the Federal and State Affairs Committee considering the bill, said that the idea of expanding liquor licenses has long been discussed, but once national retail chains got behind...
Fast food giant McDonald's is making an early step toward extending breakfast hours to all-day long.
In CNBC's Most Loved Label contest, these beer brands are learning that every vote counts.
Flying Dog Brewery is bringing back its Dead Rise Old Bay Summer Ale after having trouble keeping it in stock during its debut.
Is your Southern brew No. 1? If it's Bud or Busch, it's probably not.
The total volume of carbonated soft drinks sold slid 0.9 percent from 2013 to 2014, according to a report.
As voting gets underway in Round Two of CNBC's most loved beer label contest, here's a look at those that prevailed in Round One.
Craft beer is growing by double digits at home and it’s picking up momentum overseas as well, with exports rising 35.7 percent last year.
CONCORD, N.H.— A lawyer for a Dartmouth College fraternity accused of branding new members compared it to a form of self-expression like body piercing or tattooing. Alpha Delta was suspended in October for violating alcohol rules during one party and hosting another without registering it with the college. A Dartmouth College fraternity that partly inspired...
MOSCOW— As the economic crisis sweeps through Russia, a dangerous trend is emerging in this heavy-drinking country: the rise in consumption of potentially lethal moonshine, medical alcohol or even cleaning products. Layoffs, wage cuts and price increases are combining to worsen the problem of alcoholism, which has long been a major public health issue, by...
CNBC's beer label contest is all about having the right flair. Here are three potential Cinderella labels that could make some noise in the brackets.
CNBC is once again setting out to find the most loved beer label. This year's vote begins Tuesday.
U.S. golf may be in doldrums, but Great White Shark Enterprises is thriving by diversifying into everything from finance to wine-making.
Whiskey connoisseurs in Scotland and Japan may have shed a few tears into their snifters this weekend.
For two years, Napa Valley, California- based Mira Winery has been submerging bottles of wine in the harbor in Charleston, South Carolina, where its president lives, to determine the effects of water, motion, light and temperature on aging. But last week the federal Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau issued an advisory saying water pressure could cause...
Everything has an app these days, even vodka bottles.
Palcohol, a new take on the old fashioned cocktail, has lawmakers and parents alike up in arms.
Amid soaring beef prices and a chicken "health halo," chains are churning out new chicken items on menus and cutting back on promoting burgers.
Brown-Forman is investing $50 million in a push to revive Old Forester, "America's first bottled bourbon."
Campbell Brown, Old Forester president, discusses the whiskey maker's plans to rejuvenate the bourbon brand.