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Daily Archive: May 12, 2015

Beam Suntory Sees North America Sales Rise, Preps New Whisky Offering

Beam Suntory reported a strong performance in North America during its fiscal first quarter, ended in March, with growth led by its stable of whiskies, including Maker’s Mark and Canadian Club. Continue reading →

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Campari, Helped By A Strengthening Dollar, Shows Robust Growth in First Quarter

Gruppo Campari reported a 13.4% rise in sales to €327.4 million ($368m) for its first quarter ended March 31, representing organic growth of 4.2%. Continue reading →

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The Wine Group Adds Canned Wines To Flipflop

The Wine Group is launching a new line of wine in cans under its Flipflop brand. Continue reading →

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Constellation Names Beam Suntory’s Fix As Wine & Spirits CMO

Constellation Brands Inc. has appointed Jared Fix chief marketing officer of its wine and spirits unit, effective June 8. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 12, 2015

•E.&J. Gallo has rolled out the latest addition to it Viniq shimmering liqueur line, Viniq Ruby, nationwide. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for May 12, 2015

•Boston Beer Company’s Samuel Adams is asking consumers to vote for two favorite beer recipes from past releases to bring back into national distribution for a limited time. Continue reading →

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