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Daily Archive: February 10, 2016

Exclusive: Southern Enters Nebraska, Acquiring Sterling

Southern Wine & Spirits has reached an agreement to acquire Sterling Distributing Company of Nebraska, in a deal that gains Southern entry into one of the few non-franchise markets where it hasn’t been present. Continue reading →

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Jack Daniel’s Unveils Rye Addition Within Revamped Single Barrel Series

Brown-Forman is introducing a new Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Rye whiskey into national distribution this month. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 10, 2016

•Japan’s Asahi has lined up a $2.9 billion offer for the Peroni and Grolsch beer brands that have been put up for sale by AB InBev to help ease regulatory approval for its pending $107 billion acquisition of SABMiller. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for February 10, 2016

•Sebastopol, California-based Ace Cider has invested $1 million in its operations as part of an effort to double its capacity to meet rising demand. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 10, 2016