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Daily Archive: July 23, 2012

Rémy Acquires Rising Bruichladdich Single Malt For $90M

Two weeks after entering exclusive talks with the owners of Bruichladdich, Rémy Cointreau has agreed to acquire the Islay single malt Scotch whisky brand for £58 million ($89.9m). Continue reading →

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Exclusive: Upscale Tequila Clase Azul Enters Six New States Via Deals With SWS, M.S. Walker, Eder

San Francisco-based importer Tequilas Premium is set to introduce its ultra-premium Clase Azul Tequila brand to six new markets, including Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Hawaii, Washington and South Carolina. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 23, 2012

Pernod Ricard USA is relaunching its Frïs vodka brand and extending it with three new flavors. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for July 23, 2012

•Londonderry, New Hampshire-based Moonlight Meadery has named St. Killian Importing Corp. as its first brand agent in the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 23, 2012