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Daily Archive: January 9, 2013

Exclusive: Trinchero Expands Into Washington Wine With Rising Charles & Charles Brand

Trinchero Family Estates is entering the Washington wine business with an agreement to handle sales, marketing and distribution for the Charles & Charles brand, a collaboration between industry veterans Charles Bieler and Charles Smith. Continue reading →

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Constellation’s Wine And Spirits Sales Up 6% In Q3, Despite Tough On-Premise Climate

Constellation saw 6% organic growth across its wine and spirits portfolio in the three months through November, with Woodbridge, Rex Goliath, Kim Crawford, Ruffino and Mark West (acquired last July from Purple Wine Group for $160 million) driving gains. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for January 9, 2013

•Lucas Bols is bringing its name liqueurs brand in-house in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for January 9, 2013

•Seattle’s Two Beers Brewing is gearing up to launch the first entry in its new Alta Series. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 9, 2013