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Daily Archive: February 1, 2013

Beam Inc. Posts Strong Results For 2012

Beam Inc. has reported a full-year net sales increase of nearly 7% for 2012, to $2.5 billion. Continue reading →

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Impact Marketing Seminar Is Sold Out

M. Shanken Communications, Inc. announced today that its 37th Annual Impact Marketing Seminar has sold out. Continue reading →

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Whisky Advocate Names William Grant & Sons Distiller Of The Year

Whisky Advocate has named William Grant & Sons as its Distiller of the Year, citing the 125-year-old company’s recent flurry of innovation. Continue reading →

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New Briefs for February 1, 2013

Moët Hennessy reported that operating profits for the full year in 2012 rose by 14% to €1.26 billion ($1.71b). Revenue was also up, increasing 11% organically to €4.14 billion ($5.67b). Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for February 1, 2013

Craft Brew Alliance (CBA) has released preliminary full-year results for 2012, which include a 13% increase in sales and depletions growth of 6%. Continue reading →

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