For Immediate Release December 28, 2016

Michigan Governor Urged to Veto Flawed Wine Shipping Bill

The National Association of Wine Retailers is urging Governor Rick Snyder to veto a poorly written bill that in its current form has already been ruled unconstitutional in 2008 by a Michigan Federal Court. The bill, SB 1088 discriminates against interstate shipment of wine, only allowing Michigan consumers to have wine shipped from in-state wine… Read more »

For Immediate Release October 20, 2016

Insults and Discrimination Define Michigan Senate Passage Of Wine Shipping Legislation

(Lansing, MI, October 20, 2016)—The Following Statement from Executive Director Tom Wark of the National Association of Wine Retailers is in response to the accusation of Michigan Liquor Control Commission incompetence by the Michigan Beer and Wine Wholesalers Association and today’s Senate passage of SB 1088. The National association of Wine Retailers forcefully condemns the… Read more »

For Immediate Release October 03, 2016

National Association of Wine Retailers Give Full Support to Lawsuits Challenging Wine Shipping Laws

—Illinois and Missouri Retailer Wine Shipping Laws Challenged— The National Association of Wine Retailers (NAWR) today announced its full support for two lawsuits recently filed in Illinois and Missouri challenging those states’ protectionist and discriminatory wine retailer shipping laws. The two suits, both of which are aimed at laws that harm consumers and discriminate against… Read more »