News Articles http://www.wswa.org/bcms_news/articles/feed en-us WSWA Celebrates Repeal Day, Says Cheers to 85 Years Today, Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) celebrates the repeal of Prohibition and marks the 85-year success record of the modern beverage alcohol system in America. Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/12/05/wswa-celebrates-repeal-day-says-cheers-to-85-years http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/12/05/wswa-celebrates-repeal-day-says-cheers-to-85-years Three-Tier System and State Authority to Regulate Alcohol are Supported by Twenty-First Amendment and Prior Supreme Court Cases, WSWA Notes in Amicus Filing Association Files Brief in Tennessee Wine & Spirits Retailers Association v. Clayton Byrd, Et Al. Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/11/20/three-tier-system-and-state-authority-to-regulate-alcohol-are-supported-by-twenty-first-amendment-and-prior-supreme-court-cases-wswa-notes-in-amicus-filing http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/11/20/three-tier-system-and-state-authority-to-regulate-alcohol-are-supported-by-twenty-first-amendment-and-prior-supreme-court-cases-wswa-notes-in-amicus-filing WSWA President and CEO Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Hear Tennessee Wine & Spirits Retailers Association v. Byrd Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/27/wswa-president-and-ceo-statement-on-supreme-court-decision-to-hear-tennessee-wine-spirits-retailers-association-v-byrd http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/27/wswa-president-and-ceo-statement-on-supreme-court-decision-to-hear-tennessee-wine-spirits-retailers-association-v-byrd WSWA Women's Leadership Council Conference Shatters Attendance Record Second Annual Event Continues Momentum for Influential Wholesaler Organization Mon, 24 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/24/wswa-women-s-leadership-council-conference-shatters-attendance-record http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/24/wswa-women-s-leadership-council-conference-shatters-attendance-record Korsmo Takes Helm as WSWA President and CEO, and Outlines Q4 Action Agenda Michelle Korsmo hit the ground running today as the new President and CEO of the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA), outlining for staff in a series of in-depth meetings a multi-pronged Q4 action agenda for the association. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/18/korsmo-takes-helm-as-wswa-president-and-ceo-and-outlines-q4-action-agenda http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/18/korsmo-takes-helm-as-wswa-president-and-ceo-and-outlines-q4-action-agenda WSWA Honors Hubert Opici Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) today released the following statement honoring Hubert Opici who died Tuesday at age 102. In announcing his passing, in lieu of flowers, the Opici family asked that memorial contributions be made to the WSWA Educational Foundation. Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/12/wswa-honors-hubert-opici http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/12/wswa-honors-hubert-opici WSWA Celebrates Truck Drivers during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week Mon, 10 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/10/wswa-celebrates-truck-drivers-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/09/10/wswa-celebrates-truck-drivers-during-national-truck-driver-appreciation-week WSWA Executive Committee Appoints Michelle L. Korsmo Incoming President and Chief Executive Officer Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/07/19/wswa-executive-committee-appoints-michelle-l-korsmo-incoming-president-and-chief-executive-officer http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/07/19/wswa-executive-committee-appoints-michelle-l-korsmo-incoming-president-and-chief-executive-officer Major Alcohol Industry Association Announces Support for Right to Legalize Cannabis Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America Says Federal Government Should Allow Industry to Operate if Regulated Similarly to Beverage Alcohol Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/07/12/major-alcohol-industry-association-announces-support-for-right-to-legalize-cannabis http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/07/12/major-alcohol-industry-association-announces-support-for-right-to-legalize-cannabis WSWA Executive Committee Announces Association Leadership During Transition Phase Mon, 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/07/02/wswa-executive-committee-announces-association-leadership-during-transition-phase http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/07/02/wswa-executive-committee-announces-association-leadership-during-transition-phase WSWA Applauds Ruling to Dismiss Missouri Retail-Direct Shipping Case Ruling Reaffirms Legitimacy of State Authority and Three-Tier System Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/06/19/wswa-applauds-ruling-to-dismiss-missouri-retail-direct-shipping-case http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/06/19/wswa-applauds-ruling-to-dismiss-missouri-retail-direct-shipping-case WSWA Advisory Council Announces Next Chairman Jeff Warsh of New Jersey Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Association to lead national state leaders group Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/06/07/wswa-advisory-council-announces-next-chairman http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/06/07/wswa-advisory-council-announces-next-chairman WSWA and ABL Tell Department of Justice U.S. Consumers Enjoy Most Dynamic, Innovative Market in World Playing field for beverage alcohol is one of constant and intense competition, industry associations say Wed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/06/06/wswa-and-abl-tell-department-of-justice-u-s-consumers-enjoy-most-dynamic-innovative-market-in-world http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/06/06/wswa-and-abl-tell-department-of-justice-u-s-consumers-enjoy-most-dynamic-innovative-market-in-world Wholesalers Select 2018-2019 WSWA Executive Committee Led by Chairman Barkley Stuart of Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits Members Elect First Female to Join Executive Committee: Sue McCollum of Major Brands; Outgoing CEO Craig Wolf Bids Farewell to Industry after Two Decades Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/05/30/wholesalers-select-2018-2019-wswa-executive-committee-led-by-chairman-barkley-stuart-of-southern-glazer-s-wine-spirits http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/05/30/wholesalers-select-2018-2019-wswa-executive-committee-led-by-chairman-barkley-stuart-of-southern-glazer-s-wine-spirits WSWA Honors Industry Leaders Bobby Harmelin, Sue McCollum, and Rob Sands each Recognized for Leadership and Community Engagement Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/05/18/wswa-honors-industry-leaders http://www.wswa.org/news/articles/2018/05/18/wswa-honors-industry-leaders