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Daily Archive: February 27, 2013

ABI’s U.S. Volume Rises For First Time Since 2008, But Budweiser Still Struggles

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) is toasting its first volume growth in the U.S. in four years, with shipments to wholesalers up 0.7% for all of 2012 and accelerating to +2.7% in the fourth quarter. Continue reading →

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Rémy Doubling Production At Bruichladdich

After acquiring Islay’s Bruichladdich Scotch whisky distillery for $90 million last September, Rémy Cointreau says it’s hiking production at the facility in anticipation of future demand. Continue reading →

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Wild Turkey Extends Russell’s Reserve With Single Barrel Bourbon

Campari’s Wild Turkey distillery has extended its Russell’s Reserve small-batch Bourbon brand with a new single barrel offering. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 27, 2013

•Indigo Wine Group has introduced South Africa’s Lion’s Lair Chenin Blanc and Shiraz to the U.S. market. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for February 27, 2013

•St. Paul, Minnesota’s Summit Brewing has unveiled the latest offering in its Unchained Series, 100% Organic Ale. Continue reading →

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