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Daily Archive: February 6, 2014

Japanese Whisky Sees Opportunity As Consumers Explore New Spirits Options

Consumer enthusiasm for whiskies has created new opportunities for origins beyond Scotland, the U.S. and Ireland—and Japanese whisky is looking to benefit from the trend. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 6, 2014

Captain Morgan Takes Aim At Bacardi With New White Rum

Over the past few years Bacardi has been challenging fellow rum behemoth Captain Morgan in the Captain’s core spiced segment with a newcomer, a spiced rum called Bacardi OakHeart. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 6, 2014

•Diageo has tacked on another 2.4% to its existing stake in India’s United Spirits Ltd. (USL). Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 6, 2014

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 6, 2014

•Kalamazoo, Michigan’s Bell’s Brewery is set to enter the New York City and Long Island markets via a new partnership with Union Beer Distributors. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 6, 2014