Alcoholic beverages are drinks that contain ethanol, a psycho active drug. These beverages are produced through fermentation process followed by distillation process to increase the ethanol concentration. Alcoholic drinks contain considerable amount of ethanol (alcohol) which has an intoxication affect. These drinks vary in ethanol content like: Beer with 4%-5% vol, wine with 12% vol and so on. Laws and regulations regarding the production, sales and consumption of alcohol differ across regions.
North America is a mature market for alcoholic drinks and is projected to grow at a sluggish rate during the forecast period 2015-2020. Additionally, shift in consumer preferences towards healthier drinks such as RTD tea and functional beverages are restraining the growth of Alcoholic Beverage Market especially the beer category. Consumption pattern is largely dependent on occasions and events especially in Canada as consumption record peaks in the period of traditional and ethnical festivals.
North American Alcoholic Beverages market is categorized by type, by distribution channel and by countries in this report. The report covers market analysis of alcoholic beverages based on different types such as Spirits, Beer, Cider/Perry, Wine The report provides detailed analysis on distribution landscape and potential of various distribution channels regarding alcoholic beverages in North America. Country specific trends and growth prospects are covered in this report.
Sample Companies profiled in this Report are:
- Constellation Brands Inc.
- Anheuser-Busch InBev
- Diageo Plc.
- Moosehead Brewing Co