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Daily Archive: August 2, 2011

Pinnacle, Cîroc And Fireball Spark Spirits’ Rise In Control States

An eclectic mix of established players and impressive upstarts—covering all areas of the pricing spectrum—is driving spirits growth in control states across the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 2, 2011

Kirin To Challenge ABI, Heineken In Rising Brazil Following $2.5B Schincariol Purchase

Japan’s Kirin is set to take control of Brazil’s second-largest brewer, Schincariol, after a months-long chase rumored to have involved other global players like Heineken, Diageo and SABMiller. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 2, 2011

News Briefs for August 2, 2011

•Mike Kenton, who was tapped to lead Ascentia Wine Estates in January, has left the company. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 2, 2011