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Daily Archive: October 11, 2016

ABI-SABMiller Blockbuster Closes, Reshaping The U.S. Beer Market

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) has completed its blockbuster acquisition of SABMiller, in a move that reshapes the beer market both globally and in the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 11, 2016

Moet Hennessy Posts 7% Sales Growth In First Three Quarters, Propelled By Hennessy Cognac

Buoyed by strong growth for its flagship Hennessy Cognac, Moet Hennessy posted 7% organic sales growth (+5% on a reported basis) in the first three quarters of 2016, to €3.28 billion ($3.64b). Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 11, 2016

•Pernod Ricard is unveiling two new luxury single malt Scotch whisky expressions under its Longmorn brand, including a 23-year-old and a 16-year-old. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 11, 2016

•Wyoming-based Jackson Hole Still Works recently released its second offering to market, Great Grey Gin. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 11, 2016