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Daily Archive: September 19, 2016

Thriving U.S. Malt Market Buoys Scotch Whisky In First Half

A 9% increase in the value of exports to the U.S. market buoyed the global Scotch whisky category in the six months through June, according to the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA).  Continue reading →

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Market Watch Leaders Alumni Honored For Best Marketing, Best Website And Community Service

The Market Watch Leaders Awards Dinner last week honored three Leaders Alumni with accolades for Best Marketing, Best Website and Community Service. Continue reading →

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Exclusive: With Washington Portfolio Rising, Precept Grows Vineyard Holdings

Seattle-based Precept Wine has boosted its property holdings with the acquisition of 62 acres of land in Washington’s Yakima Valley. Continue reading →

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Pernod Unveils Category-Crossing Martell Blue Swift

Until recently, the U.S. market was largely an afterthought for Pernod Ricard’s Martell Cognac brand, which has long focused on China. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 19, 2016

•Diageo’s ongoing “productivity program” is likely to result in a slimming down of its global workforce, according to reports out of the U.K. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 19, 2016

•Los Angeles-based Stillhouse Spirits has expanded distribution to nine new markets, bringing its reach to 12 states. Continue reading →

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