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Daily Archive: March 21, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Robert Furniss-Roe On Bacardi USA’s Diversification

In the latest issue of Impact, Bacardi North America president Robert Furniss-Roe and key members of the Bacardi USA team—including senior vice president and chief marketing officer Juan Rovira; vice president, managing director, rum Toby Whitmoyer; vice president-brand managing director, vodka Shane Graber; and vice president-brand managing director, Dewar’s Arvind Krishnan—discuss Bacardi’s ongoing efforts to diversify and grow its portfolio via investment and innovation. Continue reading →

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Parker’s Advocate Suing Former Contributor Galloni In Federal Court

Robert Parker’s The Wine Advocate is suing Antonio Galloni in federal court, claiming that the longtime contributor traveled on the company’s dime without turning in stories—and that he now plans to use those stories on his new website. Continue reading →

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Italy’s Masi Moves From Folio To Kobrand

Kobrand is adding the wines of highly regarded Italian producer Masi Agricola to its U.S. portfolio on an exclusive basis effective immediately. Continue reading →

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Pernod Intros Breakfast-Inspired Liqueur Line, Mama Walker’s

Pernod Ricard USA has unveiled Mama Walker’s, a new range of breakfast-inspired liqueurs. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 21, 2013

•Accolade Wines North America will introduce South Africa’s Flagstone wines to the U.S. market this spring. Continue reading →

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