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Daily Archive: December 5, 2012

Brown-Forman’s Upscale Whiskies, Herradura Tequila Drive 8% First Half Sales Rise

Brown-Forman saw underlying net sales increase 8% to $1.9 billion in the six months through October, its fiscal first half, as operating income rose 12% to $484 million. Continue reading →

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Diageo Says It Would Consider Acquiring Full Ownership Of Ketel One

Diageo PLC said earlier today that it would consider acquiring full ownership of Ketel One if it came on the market. Continue reading →

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Wine.com’s Top Sellers of 2012 Show Progress In Imports, White Wines

Online retailer Wine.com has revealed its 100 best-selling wines for the 11 months through November. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for December 5, 2012

•Champagne shipments fell 5% over the first nine months of 2012, according to the Comité Interprofessionnel du Vin de Champagne (CIVC), and, even with a healthy holiday season, likely will not increase for the full year. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for December 5, 2012

•Boston’s Harpoon Brewery has introduced the latest release in its limited batch 100 Barrel Series, El Triunfo. Continue reading →

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