Shawn Patrick


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08/5/2020 | Shawn Patrick posted in Distillery Management, Distillery Software, Craft Distilleries

Distillers, We Stand By You

 

 

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03/25/2020 | Shawn Patrick posted in Distillery, Hand Sanitizer Production, TTB, FDA, COVID-19, Hand Sanitizer, World Health Organization

Covid-19 - Hand Sanitizer Production Guidelines & Resources

Covid-19 Guidelines regarding distillery production of hand sanitizer: EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY.

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02/5/2020 | Shawn Patrick posted in Marketing, Packaging, Advertising, Beverage Trends, Craft Distilleries, distillery laws

Labeling: The Outside Is What Sells The Inside

Appearances matter, even for craft spirits. While a distillery's success ultimately relies on its product, something still needs to get customers to buy a bottle and give it a chance. That something is often the label. 

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02/5/2020 | Shawn Patrick posted in Production Planning, Distillery Equipment, Financing

Distillery Equipment Guide

Choosing the right distilling equipment requires research and a little shopping around because of the unique ties the industry has to past and future. 

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02/5/2020 | Shawn Patrick posted in Distillery, Packaging, Advertising, Beverage Trends

Hard Seltzer A Trend You Wont Want To Pass On

The past several years has been incredible for alcohol sales, but none greater than hard seltzers. This latest alcoholic beverage trend has taken the world by storm and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. According to Business Insider, the hard seltzer market is currently worth $550 million and is expected to exceed $2.5 Billion by the end of 2021. Stores are struggling to keep shelves stocked as demand continues to outrun supply. But what is making this drink so popular? A few reasons may be that hard seltzers are great tasting, trendy, and commonly viewed as a healthier alternative to beer.

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