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Daily Archive: October 18, 2016

As Napa Valley Booms, Rising Direct Sales Have Retailers Feeling Left Out

Lifted by a string of great vintages and soaring demand for Cabernet Sauvignon, the Napa Valley is enjoying an unprecedented boom. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: More On Constellation’s Washington Wine Purchase

Yesterday, Constellation added to its burgeoning collection of premium wine brands, with an agreement to purchase five Washington brands from Charles Smith Wines for $120 million. Continue reading →

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Strong U.S. Performance Drives 4% Sales Growth For Rémy Cointreau

Solid results in the U.S. market led Rémy Cointreau to a 4% organic sales increase in its fiscal first half (ended in September), as revenue climbed to €513 million ($565m).  Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 18, 2016

•Beam Suntory has revealed plans to pour $1 billion into its Kentucky Bourbon operations over the next five years. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 18, 2016

•Stone Brewing has laid off about 5% of its workforce in a restructuring effort. Continue reading →

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