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Daily Archive: July 12, 2016

Amid A Struggling Rum Category, Premium Players Make Solid Gains

While achieving growth has been a challenge for the U.S. rum category recently, its leading brands above the $15 price point are generating positive momentum. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Barolo’s Vietti Winery Sold To American Businessman

The historic Barolo winery Vietti, a family-owned producer founded in 1873 in the commune of Castiglione Falletto, was purchased last week by the Krause family of Iowa for an undisclosed price, Wine Spectator has learned. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 12, 2016

•Hennessy is introducing the newest edition in its VS artist bottle series, featuring a partnership with Brooklyn tattoo artist Scott Campbell. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for July 12, 2016

•Cooperstown, New York-based Brewery Ommegang, part of Belgium’s Duvel Moortgat, has named former Diageo marketer Doug Campbell as president, effective August 1. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 12, 2016