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Daily Archive: February 4, 2013

Ste. Michelle’s Soaring 14 Hands Brand To Get Its Own Winery

Fast-growing Washington wine brand 14 Hands will get its own winery this fall, according to its owner, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates. Continue reading →

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Bacardi Taps Foster’s Veteran For CMO Post

Bacardi Ltd. has filled its chief marketing officer position, which has been vacant since Sylvia Lagnado departed at the end of 2012. Continue reading →

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Diageo Hints At New Tequila Brand

While there’s been much speculation that Diageo would replace the departing Jose Cuervo in its portfolio by acquiring Sauza Tequila as part of a larger play for Beam Inc., Diageo CEO Paul Walsh recently said that developing a new Tequila would be the better move. Continue reading →

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Midleton’s Barry Crockett Honored With Whisky Advocate’s Lifetime Achievement Award

Whisky Advocate has honored Barry Crockett, master distiller at Irish Distillers’ Midleton Distillery, with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 4, 2013

•Campari America’s Skyy vodka has unveiled its latest flavored entry, Skyy Infusions Wild Strawberry. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for February 4, 2013

•Kansas City, Missouri-based Boulevard Brewing has inked a deal with the MillerCoors family of distributors in the Chicago market. Continue reading →

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