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Daily Archive: November 4, 2013

Revamped Vin De France Category Sees Big Opportunities In U.S.

While previous efforts at building big-volume French wine brands in the U.S. have faltered, a recent loosening of blending rules and a new marketing push for the pan-French Vin de France category have made producers bullish about growth prospects in the world’s biggest wine market. Continue reading →

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Former Bacardi Chairman Manuel Jorge Cutillas Passes Away At 81

Manuel Jorge Cutillas, former chairman of Bacardi Ltd., died unexpectedly on November 1. Continue reading →

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WhiskyFest New York Returns To Original Format In 2014

Whisky Advocate magazine’s WhiskyFest New York will take place in 2014 on Wednesday, October 29th, at the Marriott Marquis Times Square. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 4, 2013

•Total Wine & More is planning to open a total of five to eight new stores in Minnesota’s Minneapolis-St. Paul area, according to local news reports. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for November 4, 2013

•Colorado’s Left Hand Brewing has unveiled the latest installment in its winter seasonal series Fade To Black. Continue reading →

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