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Daily Archive: January 28, 2016

Diageo Sales, Volume Slip In U.S., But Leading Brands Improve

Diageo’s U.S. spirits volume declined by 2% in its fiscal first half, amid the company’s decision to dramatically reduce shipments of new products such as Ciroc Apple. Continue reading →

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Ste. Michelle Revenues Jump 8% In 2015

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates saw demand continue to rise for its Washington-led wine portfolio last year, as its net revenues for 2015 increased 7.6% to $692 million on a shipment rise of 6.2% to 8.9 million cases. Continue reading →

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Trinchero Augments Luxury Lineup With Ziata Wines Partnership

Trinchero Family Estates (TFE) has added to its luxury wine portfolio, partnering with Ziata Wines, a small-production label founded by industry veteran Karen Cakebread. Continue reading →

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Crimson Wine Group Acquires Washington’s Seven Hills Winery

Crimson Wine Group has purchased Washington state’s Seven Hills Winery for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for January 28, 2016

•Total Wine & More co-owner David Trone has officially launched his bid to become the U.S. Representative for Maryland’s 8th District. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 28, 2016

•Georgia’s Richland Distilling Company has partnered with Frederick Wildman & Sons for marketing and distribution of its craft rum brand in New York and New Jersey. Continue reading →

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