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Daily Archive: April 16, 2013

Jonathan Yusen Promoted To President of William Grant & Sons USA

William Grant & Sons has promoted from within to fill the top executive role at its U.S. subsidiary, naming Jonathan Yusen managing director and president of William Grant & Sons USA. Continue reading →

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William Grant Looks To Ignite U.S. Growth For Namesake Scotch Through Multicultural Segment

While a huge brand globally at 4.5 million cases, William Grant & Sons’ Grant’s Scotch whisky has taken a secondary role in the company’s U.S. portfolio behind the thriving Glenfiddich, Sailor Jerry, Hendrick’s and Tullamore D.E.W. brands, among others. Continue reading →

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Gentleman Jack Gets First TV Ads In Quarter-Century

Brown-Forman has launched the first TV ad campaign for its super-premium Gentleman Jack brand since its release 25 years ago. Continue reading →

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New York ‘At-Rest’ Legislation Sparks Debate

New York’s state senate is considering a bill requiring all alcoholic beverages entering New York to be stored in-state at a licensed warehouse for at least 48 hours before being distributed to retailers. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 16, 2013

Moët Hennessy enjoyed a reported sales increase of 6% to €979 million ($1.3b) in the first three months of 2013, its fiscal first quarter. Continue reading →

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