The Beverage Information Group Adds Beer Suppliers to Its 2009 Spirits, Wine and Beer Marketers Handbook

Jun 23, 2009, 09:00 ET from The Beverage Information Group

NORWALK, Conn., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- A leading provider of marketing, merchandising and statistical information to the beverage alcohol industry, The Beverage Information Group announces the addition of beer suppliers to its recently released 2009 Spirits, Wine and Beer Marketers Handbook, formerly known as the Wine & Spirits Industry Marketing Handbook. The updated, expanded and online handbook lists spirits, wine and now beer suppliers by name, title, company name, address, phone, fax, e-mail, Web address and brands. The handbook's comprehensive brand index indicates each product's U.S. supplier, its category and its country of origin.

As a comprehensive brand index for spirits, wine and beer, the 2009 Spirits, Wine and Beer Marketers Handbook includes a comprehensive analytic review of 2008; consumption trends for spirits, wine and beer; Wine and Spirits Growth Brand award winners with corresponding sales depletion information; and a listing of National Industry Associations.

The interactive Web edition of the handbook, which is offered as an annual subscription, features a continuously updated database that allows subscribers to search by supplier, state, title and brand, as well as create mail merges for marketing campaigns.

"By providing key information for over 1,000 industry contracts, the Spirits, Wine and Beer Marketers Handbook is a one-stop guide to help users create more targeted marketing campaigns," says Eric Schmidt, manager of information services for The Beverage Information Group based in Norwalk, Conn.

The cost of the 2009 Spirits, Wine and Beer Marketers Handbook is $475; annual Web subscription is $675; Handbook and annual Web subscription is $950. Shipping and handling is $10 for all U.S. and Canadian orders, $20 for all international orders. The Handbook and Web subscription can both be purchased at or by calling Cynthia Porter at (630) 762-8709.

About The Beverage Information Group

The Beverage Information Group, a division of M2MEDIA360, serves all segments of the beverage alcohol industry through Cheers, Beverage Dynamics and StateWays magazines, several statistical Handbooks, Beverage Research and

    The Beverage Information Group
    Cynthia Porter, Handbook sales

    Eric Schmidt, manager of information services

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