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Daily Archive: December 1, 2014

Bacardi Plans New Dewar’s Offerings To Tempt Bourbon Drinkers

Bacardi Ltd. is backing its Dewar’s Scotch label with a robust innovation agenda as it looks to reinforce the brand’s position as an authentic, accessible whisky option for Millennial consumers. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Second Sale of Roy Welland Collection Totals $5.6 Million

The first installment of the Wally’s Auctions sale of Roy Welland’s wine collection, held in New York in September and raising $6.6 million, was going to be a tough act to follow. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for December 1, 2014

•Accolade Wines, one of Australia’s biggest winemakers, has agreed to acquire Barossa Valley’s Grant Burge brand and business, along with the historic Krondorf Winery, for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 1, 2014

•Eugene, Oregon’s Ninkasi Brewing has named Jon Rogers as its CMO. Continue reading →

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