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 »

For Immediate Release August 08, 2016

Illinois Governor Urged To Veto Wine Drinkers Felony Bill

—National Association of Wine Retailers Urges End To Unconstitutional Law Limiting Wine Shipments— The National Association of Wine Retailers today delivered a letter to Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner urging him to veto a bill that would turn Illinois wine drinkers and the retailer they procure wine from into felons. That would be the result of… Read more »

For Immediate Release July 11, 2016

Pennsylvania Wine Shipping Law Fails Consumers and State

National Association of Wine Retailers Expect Black Market And Lost Tax Revenue if Wine Shipping Law is Not fixed (Harrisburg, PA)—Unknown to many is that while the recent Pennsylvania alcohol reform legislation allowed direct consumer wine shipments from out of state wineries, it alsobanned consumers from having wine shipped to them from out-of-state wine stores,… Read more »