News

Learn more about the Craft Spirits Data Project, read The Monthly Mash, Craft Spirits Weekly, or CRAFT SPIRITS magazine, listen to The Craft Spirits Podcast, check out the latest Craft Spirits TV/Craft Spirits Live or ACSA Press Releases or contact us for media opportunities.

Craft Spirits Data Project

On October 18th, 2016, ACSA, together with Park Street, and the IWSR, released a year long study, highlighting the growth and economic impact of American craft spirits. Finally, there is solid data to support the growth of the industry. This project is updated annually.

The Monthly Mash

Monthly digital publication with an association focus. Includes standard features with executive director outreach, Q&A with board members, association program features, committee updates, and regional focus send to the entire industry. (Monday Drop)

The Monthly Mash: January 2021

The Monthly Mash Volume 6.1 Member-Owned, Industry-Driven ACSA Mission: To elevate and advocate for the community of craft spirits producers. From the Desk of Margie A.S. Lehrman, Chief Executive Officer Dear Friends in the Craft Spirits Industry: I like plants. Green house plants and bunches of cut flowers in...

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The Monthly Mash: December 2020

The Monthly Mash Volume 5.12 Member-Owned, Industry-Driven ACSA Mission: To elevate and advocate for the community of craft spirits producers. From the Desk of Margie A.S. Lehrman, Chief Executive Officer Dear Friends in the Industry: Entering our home basement storage area to gather the season’s decorations, I was startled...

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Craft Spirits Weekly

Weekly digital publication for members only highlighting relevant sourced content for craft spirits producers. (Thursday Drop)

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The Craft Spirits Podcast

The American Craft Spirits Association and CRAFT SPIRITS magazine are proud to present The Craft Spirits Podcast, a bimonthly program featuring in-depth conversations with distillers and craft spirits visionaries. Editor in chief Jeff Cioletti and senior editor Jon Page serve as co-hosts of the podcast.

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Craft Spirits TV

Our video news show highlighting the major happenings throughout the craft distilling community, hosted by Craft Spirits magazine and ACSA staff. Each episode is available at CraftSpirtsMag.com and on the ACSA YouTube Channel. Be sure to subscribe.

Craft Spirits Live

ACSA recently kicked off Craft Spirits Live on Instagram Live every Tuesday at 2pm ET. In each episode, a leading craft spirits producer invites us into their distillery for 30 minutes of engaging conversation and a virtual tour—as well as an opportunity to answer all of your burning questions. Click here to follow us on Instagram.

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Press Releases

Occasional press releases working with ACSA’s PR consultant, Gather PR, to highlight time sensitive relevant industry data with distribution to a wide media list.

72 U.S. and EU Associations Send Joint Letter to U.S. President Biden and EU President von der Leyen Calling for Immediate Suspension of Retaliatory Tariffs

Lifting Tariffs Will Ease Economic Burden & Help Reset Trans-Atlantic Trading Relationship WASHINGTON – Seventy-two U.S. and European associations representing a wide range of industries sent a letter today to President Joseph R. Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen urging the immediate suspension of tariffs on sectors unrelated to...

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Dept. of Health & Human Services Withdrawing FDA Sanitizer Fees on Craft Distilleries

ACSA is pleased to report that on the heels of Association discussions with HHS Chief of Staff Brian Harrison and senior HHS leadership, together with an intensive outreach campaign over the past 48 hours to congressional legislators and members of the media, HHS has withdrawn the FDA’s scheduled $14,060...

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Recent Articles

Recent articles affecting the entire industry.

72 U.S. and EU Associations Send Joint Letter to U.S. President Biden and EU President von der Leyen Calling for Immediate Suspension of Retaliatory Tariffs

Lifting Tariffs Will Ease Economic Burden & Help Reset Trans-Atlantic Trading Relationship WASHINGTON – Seventy-two U.S. and European associations representing a wide range of industries sent a letter today to President Joseph R. Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen urging the immediate suspension of tariffs on sectors unrelated to...

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U.S., EU and UK Beverage Alcohol Associations Call for Immediate Suspension of Tariffs on Spirits and Wine

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A coalition of 21 trade associations representing U.S., European Union, and United Kingdom wine, distilled spirits and related sectors today expressed disappointment in new U.S. tariffs going into effect today on certain Cognac, other grape brandies and non-sparkling wine from France and Germany.   “We are extremely...

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MEDIA INQUIRIES

Please send all press & media inquires to: Alexandra S. Clough, GATHER PR 516.428.7210

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