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Daily Archive: April 29, 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 →

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Gallo Acquires North Coast’s Ledgewood

E.&J. Gallo has added to its premium wine stable with the acquisition of Ledgewood Creek Winery and Vineyard, located in Solano County in the North Coast AVA. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 29, 2014

•Heaven Hill Distilleries’ Burnett’s vodka brand has released a new trio of flavored entries. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 29, 2014

•Eugene, Oregon-based Ninkasi Brewing Co. is set to enter Nevada next month. Continue reading →

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