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Daily Archive: August 7, 2013

RumChata Continues Explosive Growth In Half-Year Period

Agave Loco’s RumChata rum cream liqueur brand ($19.95 a 750-ml.) continues to surge ahead, reporting a 70% increase in sales in the first six months of 2013 over the same period last year. Continue reading →

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Russian Government’s Claim To Stoli In The U.S. Rejected In Federal Court

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York affirmed the dismissal Monday of a lawsuit brought by the Russian government claiming trademark rights to the Stolichnaya brand in the U.S. Continue reading →

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Diageo Launches Modernized 31-Million-Case Bottling Center In Illinois

Diageo North America has reopened its Plainfield, Illinois-based bottling center following completion of a $120 million project that saw its annual capacity rise to 31 million cases. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 7, 2013

•Hennessy Cognac is bringing its super-premium Paradis Imperial marque stateside. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 7, 2013

•Oregon’s House Spirits Distillery is unveiling a new retail outlet at Portland International Airport this month. Continue reading →

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