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Monthly Archive: April 2014

Wine Spectator: What 2013 Bordeaux Futures Campaign?

Another Bordeaux futures campaign is here, but you might not know it by clicking over to the homepage of your fine wine retailer of choice. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2014

Exclusive: Terlato Adds Italy’s Anselmi To Luxury Stable

Terlato Wines has been named the U.S. importer for Northern Italy’s Anselmi winery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2014

Proximo Backs Cuervo Tradicional With TV Push, Shifts Hangar 1 To New Distillery

Jose Cuervo’s 100%-agave Tradicional line is getting fresh TV advertising highlighting the Cuervo family’s 219-year history of Tequila making. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2014

News Briefs for April 30, 2014

•Bacardi Ltd. has linked with celebrity chef Jamie Oliver in a “cross-portfolio partnership” that seeks to educate home entertainers on cocktail techniques. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2014

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 30, 2014

•The Florida Senate gave final approval on Tuesday to a bill that would allow 64-ounce beer growler fills, but also place new direct-to-consumer sales restrictions on some craft brewers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2014

V2 Wine Group Adds Cameron Hughes, Weighs Plans For Further Expansion

Editor’s Note: V2 Wine Group, the wine production, sales and marketing company founded in 2010 by industry veterans Dan and Katy Leese and entrepreneur Pete Kight, has agreed to handle sales and marketing for the portfolio of California-based négoçiant Cameron Hughes Wines (CHW). Under the agreement, V2 will represent the Cameron Hughes Lot Series, CAM Collection, Zin Your Face and New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc label Greenlip. The deal follows V2’s recent sales and marketing accord with Washington winemaker Hedges Family Estate announced earlier this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 29, 2014

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