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Daily Archive: June 17, 2013

Interview, Part 2: Bill Foley On The National Chain Business And Upcoming Acquisitions

In this second part of our interview with Bill Foley, the Foley Family Wines founder discusses his ramped-up focus on national retail and on-premise chains, as well as the outlook for upcoming acquisitions and the growth of his New Zealand-sourced business in the U.S. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 17, 2013

•Paul Walsh, who is retiring as CEO of Diageo on July 1, is poised to become chairman of catering and services multinational Compass, according to UK press reports. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for June 17, 2013

•Atlanta’s SweetWater Brewing Co. is bringing back Waterkeeper Hefeweizen to its Catch and Release seasonal lineup. Continue reading →

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NEWS ALERT: Edrington Taking Control Of Portfolio In The U.S.

Edrington is taking control of its portfolio—including The Macallan single malt Scotch whisky, Cutty Sark Scotch whisky and Brugal rum, among other brands—in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 17, 2013