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Why This Franchisee Added Beer to Her Coffee-Based Career
Franchise Players

Why This Franchisee Added Beer to Her Coffee-Based Career

After running a Tim Hortons franchise for two decades, Wendy Clark-Wolfe also recently opened a World of Beer franchise. She explains why.
Carly Okyle
A Storied Winery Runs Toward Tech, Reaps the Rewards
Wineries

A Storied Winery Runs Toward Tech, Reaps the Rewards

Here's a toast to the Napa Valley mainstay that's fomenting -- and fermenting -- a wine revolution.
Jason Ankeny
Lagunitas IPA Founder Cites Nietzsche in Blog Post About Heineken Deal
Acquisitions

Lagunitas IPA Founder Cites Nietzsche in Blog Post About Heineken Deal

Heineken has acquired a 50 percent stake in craft brewer Lagunitas.
Kate Taylor
Guinness Minus the Alcohol? It's Now for Sale in Indonesia.
Alcohol

Guinness Minus the Alcohol? It's Now for Sale in Indonesia.

While Indonesians sip on Guinness Zero, the company has no plans to bring the beverage to Ireland.
Kate Taylor
This Daring Distiller Is Rocketing Whiskey Into Space
Space Travel

This Daring Distiller Is Rocketing Whiskey Into Space

Japan's Suntory Holdings is taking one small, historic step for cocktail connoisseurs everywhere.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
15 Absurdly Wonderful Bacon-Flavored Products
Bacon

15 Absurdly Wonderful Bacon-Flavored Products

From seaweed to vodka, check out these ridiculous porky goods.
Kate Taylor
San Francisco's Law Targeting Sugary Sodas May Mean Trouble for Starbucks
Starbucks

San Francisco's Law Targeting Sugary Sodas May Mean Trouble for Starbucks

As the city contemplates a law that will require warnings on soda advertising, the Frappuccino comes under fire.
Kate Taylor
What It Means to Be JetBlue's Wine Expert
Tastemakers

What It Means to Be JetBlue's Wine Expert

Jon Bonné is helping to take the airline industry beyond the simple choice of red or white.
Kate Taylor
Powdered Alcohol Gets the OK From Federal Regulators, Faces Resistance from States
Alcohol

Powdered Alcohol Gets the OK From Federal Regulators, Faces Resistance from States

Get ready for an unconventional way to get drunk this summer.
Kate Taylor
Starbucks Turns to Coconuts as Non-Dairy Demand Soars
Starbucks

Starbucks Turns to Coconuts as Non-Dairy Demand Soars

The company's coffee shops in the U.S. will begin offering coconut milk later this month.
With 'Fairlife,' Coca-Cola Is Getting Into the Premium Milk Business
Beverage Businesses

With 'Fairlife,' Coca-Cola Is Getting Into the Premium Milk Business

The soda giant is betting squarely on its new milk product, which contains 50 percent more protein and 50 percent less sugar than normal milk -- at twice the price.
Geoff Weiss
Bottom's Up: How a Kombucha Bar Took Root in Virginia
Starting a Business

Bottom's Up: How a Kombucha Bar Took Root in Virginia

A small-batch brewer rethinks the probiotic favorite.
Jodi Helmer
The Best Whiskey in the World No Longer Hails From Scotland
Beverage Businesses

The Best Whiskey in the World No Longer Hails From Scotland

In fact, not a single Scotch whiskey even managed to crack the top five on a much-revered annual compilation.
Geoff Weiss
The 10 Biggest Restaurant Trends for 2015
Small Business - Big Impact

The 10 Biggest Restaurant Trends for 2015

Get ready for a year filled with small plates, signature beverages and the rise of the post-millennial generation.
Kate Taylor