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Daily Archive: January 30, 2013

Spain’s Gonzalez-Byass Sees U.S. Opportunity

Spain’s Gonzalez-Byass has long been known for its Sherry and brandy business, but in recent years the company has aggressively diversified into table wine, which now accounts for 44% of its export sales. Continue reading →

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Whisky Advocate Names Highland Single Malt Of The Year

Whisky Advocate has named Glenmorangie Pride 1981 as its Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky of the Year. Continue reading →

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Banfi Taps Southern As Exclusive Distributor In 11 States

Banfi Vintners continues to strengthen its ties with the U.S. market’s leading spirits and wine distributors. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for January 30, 2013

•Acker Merrall & Condit netted $6.78 million at its first Hong Kong auction of the year. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for January 30, 2013

•Houston, Texas-based Saint Arnold Brewing Co. has reported a 22% rise in shipments for 2012, to more than 49,000 barrels. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 30, 2013