Exclusive news and research on the wine, spirits and beer business

Daily Archive: June 21, 2013

Top Retailers Weigh In On 2012 Bordeaux Futures Campaign

Despite a 25%-35% price reduction among the most sought-after classified growths and a steady stream of pricing announcements in April and May, the 2012 Bordeaux futures campaign continues to defy easy description. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2013

Stoli Bolsters Leadership Team With Trio Of Industry Veterans

Stoli Group USA has added three new executives to its leadership team, appointing Michael Misiorski as CFO/senior vice president of finance; Lori Tieszen as senior vice president of marketing for U.S. operations; and Brad Gietter as regional vice president of sales for the West. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2013

Rum Giant Tanduay Makes U.S. Debut

Philippine rum Tanduay, the world’s second-largest rum brand by volume, is entering the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2013

News Briefs for June 21, 2013

Southern Wine & Spirits has prevailed in a long-running court battle against a wholesaler that encroached on Southern’s exclusive pacts covering more than 10 labels of Bordeaux wine and three well-known Champagne brands—Dom Perignon, Cristal and Veuve Clicquot—in the Nevada market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2013

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for June 21, 2013

•Wisconsin-based Stevens Point Brewery has added a new IPA to its year-round portfolio. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2013