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Daily Archive: June 26, 2014

Treasury Rumors Continue To Fly, With LVMH Added To List Of Potential Suitors

While Treasury Wine Estates has declared its fiscal year starting in July as a “reset year” in which the company will amp up marketing activities and attempt a turnaround, rumors about a possible sale of the group continue to swirl. Continue reading →

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Chile’s Epica Enjoys Fast Start In U.S., Adds Argentine Malbec

Chilean wine brand Epica, imported by Shaw-Ross, has gotten off to a quick start since launching in 2012. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 26, 2014

•Charles and Ali Banks, founders of the California-based wine group Terroir, have expanded their partnership with Monterey-based hospitality management firm Coastal Luxury Management (CLM), concurrent with the departure of CLM co-founder and president Robert Weakley. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 26, 2014

•Los Angeles-based craft beer house Brouwerij West is brewing a new series of beers this summer featuring labels hand-drawn by musician Mark Mothersbaugh, who has created over a dozen different labels for the brewery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 26, 2014