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Daily Archive: September 17, 2015

Sizzling Fireball Spawns Flurry Of Competitors, With Jack, Beam Offerings Starting Strong

Where there’s smoke, there’s fire, as the saying goes. And when a brand has been as hot as Fireball over the past few years, it’s no surprise that a flurry of similarly positioned (and similarly named) products have entered the market lately.

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Moët & Chandon Expands Portfolio, As Vintage Champagnes Drive Growth

Moët & Chandon is set to begin marketing a new prestige cuvée, MCIII, in the U.S. market next month, ahead of a larger rollout in 2016. Continue reading →

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Johnnie Walker Launches Biggest Ad Campaign In Brand’s History

Diageo has unveiled what it calls its “largest-ever” global marketing push behind its Johnnie Walker Scotch whisky brand. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 17, 2015

•With the 2015 harvest proving to be an excellent one in France’s Northern Rhône Valley, producers are enjoying seeing the fruits of their labors as picking draws to a close. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 17, 2015

•Boston’s Harpoon Brewery and Bend, Oregon’s Deschutes Brewery are releasing a collaborative beer EHOP, with each company creating a different version. Continue reading →

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