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Daily Archive: July 25, 2012

Diageo NA Taps Schubert To Helm Chateau & Estate, Kryder Promoted To CFO

Diageo’s U.S. wine business is set to come under new leadership September 1. Continue reading →

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Beam’s Knob Creek Entering Burgeoning Rye Whiskey Category

Beam Inc. is targeting the hot U.S. rye whiskey market with one of its fast-growing small-batch Bourbon brands, Knob Creek. Continue reading →

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Bacardi Plans New Bombay Sapphire Distillery

Bacardi has unveiled plans for a new Bombay Sapphire gin distillery and visitor center in the U.K. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 25, 2012

•Wine industry veterans Tyson Rippey, Barry Gnekow, Joseph Smith and Mark Albrecht have partnered on a new upscale Moscato brand, SIP, which will be marketed by Sonoma-based Vintage Point. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for July 25, 2012

•Hawaii’s Kona Brewing Co. is adding Big Wave Golden Ale to its mainland U.S. portfolio as a year-round offering. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 25, 2012