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Daily Archive: July 2, 2012

As Sake Sales Boom, High-End Hiro Ramps Up Presence

Sake consumption continues to surge in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

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Tesco Says Continued Disappointing Results Could Sink Fresh & Easy

Responding to shareholder concerns at its annual general meeting late last week, U.K. retailer Tesco said it would consider discontinuing its Fresh & Easy chain in the U.S. if its struggles endure, but resisted calls for an independent review of the business. Continue reading →

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Ste. Michelle Intros Super-Premium Indian Wells Red Blend

Washington’s Ste. Michelle Wine Estates is launching a new red blend under Chateau Ste. Michelle’s Indian Wells tier this month. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 2, 2012

•Diageo has appointed Ivan Menezes to its board as an executive director, effective today. Continue reading →

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NEW: Craft Brewing And Distilling News for July 2, 2012

•In order to help smaller U.S. brewers cope with an ongoing hop shortage, Boston Beer Co. founder Jim Koch has revived the group’s hop-sharing program. Continue reading →

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