Here’s a handy list of the most important wine and spirit industry newsletters in the U.S.

U.S. Wine and Spirit Industry Newsletters

Wine and Spirit Daily (WSD) http://www.winespiritsdaily.com/subscribe.php ($380/year)
Highly regarded, original content, often from news releases, focuses on breaking news headlines.

Shanken News Daily http://newsletters.shankennewsdaily.com/
Highly regarded, original content, often from news releases, focuses on breaking news headlines.

BTN Academy: Wealth of original content, webinars and articles.  http://beveragetradenetwork.com/en/btn-academy  

Industry News Update (Also known as “Mark Brown’s Newsletter” or “Buffalo Trace”. Email mbrown@buffalotrace.com to be put on the mailing list.)
Aggregator of current news from other sources.

Wine Business Daily News https://secure.winebusiness.com/u/index.cfm?go=ul&re=subscribe&sourceid=1000002&pubid=3&ref=rn_news&listingid=
Oriented to grape growers, wine producers, but does cover marketing as well.

Modern Distillery Age www.distilleryage.com
US$195/yr. Thorough coverage of spirits industry breaking news, new product info, legal/regulatory.

WSWA Smartbrief https://www2.smartbrief.com/signupSystem/subscribe.action?pageSequence=1&briefName=wswa&utm_source=brief Aggregator of news, bias toward status quo of 3-tier system.

Wine Industry Insight http://wineindustryinsight.com/ Aggregator of news stories, news releases, industry data, legal/regulatory.

Wine Industry Advisor Afternoon Brief (Published by Wine Industry Network) http://www.wineindustryadvisor.com Aggregator of news stories, jobs board, relevant blog posts, news releases

Just-Drinks http://www.just-drinks.com/ (Subscription fee)
Original content, aggregated news, sponsored/syndicated data and market research supplier. UK-based, but 50% of readership is U.S.

American Mixologist http://www.americanmixologist.net/
Robert Plotkin’s newsletter focusing on mixology, brand reviews, bar management

Beverage Media Group
Tasting Panel Magazine
BarBiz Essentials
Beverage Dynamics
Beverage Industry Insider
Beverage World Daily Newsletter
Cheers News Flash
Drinks International
Imbibe
In the Mix
Nightclub
Stateways e-newsletter
Grocery Headquarters
Supermarket News Daily
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