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Daily Archive: January 24, 2013

Exclusive: Esposito Tapped As President Of Stoli’s U.S. Operations

Former Bacardi USA president John Esposito has been tapped to run Stolichnaya vodka’s U.S. operations, effective Monday. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 24, 2013

Whisky Advocate Names Irish Whiskey Of The Year

Whisky Advocate has named Irish Distillers’ Yellow Spot as its Irish Whiskey of the Year. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for January 24, 2013

•Washington state’s wine and spirits wholesalers are calling out Costco ahead of a hearing today on an amendment to the state’s privatization initiative.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 24, 2013

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for January 24, 2013

•Smashburger has teamed up with Tempe, Arizona-based Four Peaks Brewing Co. on burger-beer pairings at the fast-casual chain’s Arizona locations. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 24, 2013