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Daily Archive: June 6, 2016

House Bill Backs Bacardi’s Claim On Havana Club Trademark

As Bacardi prepares to roll out its Puerto Rico-produced Havana Club brand across the U.S. market, the rum giant may get a boost from Congress in its long-running fight with Pernod Ricard over the Havana Club trademark. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Bordeaux Futures Accelerate Into High Gear

Château Canon’s release last week appears to have triggered the real start of the 2015 Bordeaux futures campaign. Continue reading →

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Constellation Eyes $770M IPO For Canadian Wine Unit

Constellation Brands is planning to spin off its Canadian wine business and take it public later this year, with an IPO estimated to fetch C$1 billion ($770m), reports Bloomberg. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 6, 2016

•New York-based importer HB Wine Merchants is augmenting its French portfolio with Domaine du Théron, based in the Cahors AOC in southwest France. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 6, 2016

•Napa Smith Brewery is expanding operations with two new production facilities outside its home base of Napa, California. Continue reading →

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