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Daily Archive: September 20, 2013

Boutique Brands Adding Much-Needed Cachet To Blended Scotch Category

The blended Scotch business traditionally has been all about mainstream brands, but lately much of its buzz is about newer boutique players that are adding much-needed cachet to this sleepy category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 20, 2013

Moët Hennessy’s Cloudy Bay Extends Beyond Marlborough With New Pinot Noir

Upscale New Zealand winery Cloudy Bay, part of the Moët Hennessy USA portfolio, is expanding its product line with a new ultra-premium Pinot Noir, representing its first new wine in more than two decades, and a branching out from its home Marlborough region. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 20, 2013

Woodford Reserve Adds Rare Kentucky Malt Whiskies To Master’s Collection

Brown-Forman’s Woodford Reserve Bourbon brand is releasing a pair of limited edition malt whiskies as part of its Master’s Collection series this November. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 20, 2013

CL Financial Sells Hine Cognac

CL Financial has sold its Hine Cognac house to France’s EDV SAS. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 20, 2013

News Briefs for September 20, 2013

•In a widely anticipated move, Ron Burkle’s Yucaipa Cos. has tapped former 7-Eleven CEO Jim Keyes to lead the Fresh & Easy grocery chain, which Yucaipa recently agreed to acquire from Tesco. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 20, 2013