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Daily Archive: June 6, 2013

Russian Standard Completes CEDC Deal, Launches Green Mark And Adds Zubrowka In U.S.

After months of talks, Russian Standard has formally acquired former rival vodka producer Central European Distribution Corp. (CEDC). Continue reading →

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Diageo Names Saller CMO, As Fennell Becomes President And COO, Africa

Diageo has named Syl Saller as its global chief marketing officer, replacing Andy Fennell, who will become the company’s president and COO, Africa, reporting to Nick Blazquez, president Africa, Eastern Europe and Turkey. Continue reading →

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Marnier-Lapostolle’s Seventh Generation To Lead Lapostolle Wines

Marnier-Lapostolle has named Charles de Bournet Marnier Lapostolle as chief executive officer of the company’s Chilean arm, encompassing Lapostolle Winery and Perigree Spirits (the subsidiary that produces the company’s Kappa Pisco). Continue reading →

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Brown-Forman Adds Flavors To Canadian Mist

Brown-Forman’s Canadian Mist blended Canadian whisky brand is officially launching its new Mist Flavors range in the U.S. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 6, 2013

•Spain’s Diego Zamora says it’s completed a €15 million ($19.6m) expansion, including a new plant for its Licor 43 liqueur brand that will boost capacity by 50% to 12 million bottles. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 6, 2013

•Grand Rapids, Michigan-based Founders Brewing Co. has introduced Mango Magnifico con Calor, the seventh installment in their Backstage Series. Continue reading →

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