DISCUS: Industry Recession Resistant, Not Recession Proof

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Published: 02/18/2009

New York - Warning that the spirits industry is recession resistant, but not recession proof, the Distilled Spirits Council last month released industry data showing slowing 2008 revenue growth of 2.8 percent totaling $18.7 billion and volume growth of 1.6 percent to 184 million cases.