News Articles http://www.wswa.org/bcms_news/articles/feed en-us WSWA-Supported Programs Included in Omnibus Spending Bill Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/23/wswa-supported-programs-included-in-omnibus-spending-bill http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/23/wswa-supported-programs-included-in-omnibus-spending-bill Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Collaborates with Vermont Information Processing and Nielsen to Create a New Market Trend Report The SipSource Report: A Reliable and Comprehensive Data Report for the Wine & Spirits Industry Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/22/wine-spirits-wholesalers-of-america-collaborates-with-vermont-information-processing-and-nielsen-to-create-a-new-market-trend-report http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/22/wine-spirits-wholesalers-of-america-collaborates-with-vermont-information-processing-and-nielsen-to-create-a-new-market-trend-report WSWA CEO Speaks to DOJ Roundtable on Competition and Deregulation Association head highlighted unique and effective beverage alcohol regulatory system offering widest array of products in world through a robust and thriving marketplace Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/14/wswa-ceo-speaks-to-doj-roundtable-on-competition-and-deregulation http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/14/wswa-ceo-speaks-to-doj-roundtable-on-competition-and-deregulation The Big Deal: WSWA 75th Annual Convention & Exposition Hits Caesars Palace Las Vegas April 30-May 3 Online Registration Open; Award Winners Announced Keynote Speaker, Madeleine Albright, Secretary of State (1997-2001) Tue, 06 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/06/the-big-deal-wswa-75th-annual-convention-exposition-hits-caesars-palace-las-vegas-april-30-may-3 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/03/06/the-big-deal-wswa-75th-annual-convention-exposition-hits-caesars-palace-las-vegas-april-30-may-3 WSWA Announces Staff Promotions Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America President and CEO Craig Wolf today announced the internal promotions of six staff members across multiple departments. Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/02/15/wswa-announces-staff-promotions http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/02/15/wswa-announces-staff-promotions WSWA President and CEO Craig Wolf to Depart June 30 Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) President and CEO Craig Wolf today announced that he will depart the organization at the end of June, capping an 18-year run at the association that serves as the voice of family-owned American distributors of wine and spirits. Thu, 25 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/01/25/wswa-president-and-ceo-craig-wolf-to-depart-june-30 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/01/25/wswa-president-and-ceo-craig-wolf-to-depart-june-30 Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Applaud Passage of Tax Reform (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA), the trade association representing American, family-owned wine and spirits distributors, today applauded passage of the tax reform conference report that includes provisions important to WSWA members and their 74,000 employees nationwide. Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/12/20/wine-spirits-wholesalers-applaud-passage-of-tax-reform http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/12/20/wine-spirits-wholesalers-applaud-passage-of-tax-reform WSWA Hires Three New Employees Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America President and CEO Craig Wolf today announced the hiring of three new team members across multiple departments. Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/12/20/wswa-hires-three-new-employees http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/12/20/wswa-hires-three-new-employees WSWA Lauds House Passage of Tax Reform Plan Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA), the trade association representing American family-owned distributors today praised the U.S. House of Representatives for passing its tax reform plan. WSWA President and CEO Craig Wolf released the following statement: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/11/16/wswa-lauds-house-passage-of-tax-reform-plan http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/11/16/wswa-lauds-house-passage-of-tax-reform-plan Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Support Senate Tax Reform Proposal Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA), the trade association representing American family-owned distributors today lauded the U.S. Senate’s tax reform plan saying the proposal will benefit its members and their tens of thousands of employees in every corner of the country. WSWA President and CEO Craig Wolf released the following statement: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/11/16/wine-spirits-wholesalers-support-senate-tax-reform-proposal http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/11/16/wine-spirits-wholesalers-support-senate-tax-reform-proposal Distributor Group Supports Tax Reform to Help American Businesses and Workers Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA), the trade association representing the country’s family-owned distributors today praised Chairman Brady’s recently released tax reform plan, H.R. 1, the “Tax Cut and Jobs Act,” and urged Congress to act quickly. Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/11/03/distributor-group-supports-tax-reform-to-help-american-businesses-and-workers http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/11/03/distributor-group-supports-tax-reform-to-help-american-businesses-and-workers Bill Would Allow Troubled Postal Service to Ship Alcohol, Opening New Channel to Black Market and Underage Alcohol Access Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) the national trade association representing family-owned distributors today announced its opposition to legislation that would allow for the first time in its history, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) to ship beverage alcohol via mail. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/10/23/bill-would-allow-troubled-postal-service-to-ship-alcohol-opening-new-channel-to-black-market-and-underage-alcohol-access http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/10/23/bill-would-allow-troubled-postal-service-to-ship-alcohol-opening-new-channel-to-black-market-and-underage-alcohol-access WSWA Educational Foundation Awards $106,000 in Scholarships to Children of Distributor Employees The WSWA Educational Foundation—the charitable arm of the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America—is awarding $106,000 in scholarships to 53 recipients to help fund higher education expenses for the 2017-2018 school year. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/10/05/wswa-educational-foundation-awards-106-000-in-scholarships-to-children-of-distributor-employees http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/10/05/wswa-educational-foundation-awards-106-000-in-scholarships-to-children-of-distributor-employees WSWA Launches New, Information-Rich State Law Database The trade association representing American family-owned beverage alcohol distributors has launched a new online database to assist industry attorneys and executives in all three tiers obtain detailed, up-to-date information on laws in each state and the District of Columbia. Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/10/02/wswa-launches-new-information-rich-state-law-database http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/10/02/wswa-launches-new-information-rich-state-law-database Recent Study Shows Dramatic Reduction in Underage Alcohol Consumption Underage Americans are drinking less than earlier generations but reporting concerning the latest consumption study is showing broader acceptance of marijuana which should raise concerns for both parents and policymakers. Thu, 28 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/09/28/recent-study-shows-dramatic-reduction-in-underage-alcohol-consumption http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2017/09/28/recent-study-shows-dramatic-reduction-in-underage-alcohol-consumption