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Daily Archive: February 25, 2015

Diageo To Unveil “Smart” Bottle For Johnnie Walker Blue

Diageo has collaborated with printed electronics and “smart systems” developer Thin Film Electronics ASA on a new “smart bottle” for Johnnie Walker Blue Label. Continue reading →

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Boston Beer’s Rapid Rise Slows In Fourth Quarter, As Share Price Drops Sharply

After enjoying revenue and shipments increases of more than 20% over the first nine months of 2014, growth slowed markedly for Boston Beer Co. in the fourth quarter, leaving the craft brewer short of analysts’ full-year projections. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 25, 2015

•Leonardo LoCascio, an impresario for Italian wine in the U.S. market for decades, will retire from The Winebow Group as chairman emeritus, effective June 30. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 25, 2015

•Portland, Oregon’s Hopworks Urban Brewery has released a new year-round beer, Nonstop Hef Hop, as well as Rise Up Red India Red Ale which returns as part of Hopworks’ NW Legends Series. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 25, 2015