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Daily Archive: August 16, 2016

Top Luxury Vodkas Look For Turnaround

It’s been a tough ride for super-premium vodka in the U.S. market lately, with brands above $25 a 750-ml. declining by a collective 6% last year, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

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Premier Cru Owner Pleads Guilty, Detailing Ponzi Scheme

John Fox, once a leading wine merchant, was escorted into an Oakland, California, courtroom by federal marshals last week, shackled hand and foot. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 16, 2016

•Frederick Wildman & Sons has been appointed the U.S. importer for Italy’s Lungarotti wines. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 16, 2016

•Douglas, Michigan-based Saugatuck Brewing Company is expanding its distribution footprint with entry into the Florida market. Continue reading →

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