September 11-15, 2017


Report: Rum, Gin and Tequila Lose Spirits Share

Restaurant Sciences, a leading provider of restaurant industry information and analytics based on individual guest checks, today released a study on 2012's biggest market share gainers and losers. Restaurant Sciences unveiled 2012 spirits trends after analyzing more than 25 million drink orders at US restaurants, bars and nightclubs with full liquor licenses throughout 2011 and 2012. The biggest winners for 2012 were flavored vodkas, digestifs and Irish whiskey with market share gains of 3.04 percent, 1.48 percent and .98 percent respectively. The biggest losers for 2012 were rum, gin and tequila with market share losses of 3.89 percent, 2.60 percent and 2.28 percent respectively. (Market Wire)