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Daily Archive: March 15, 2017

Interview, Part 2: Pernod Ricard’s Paul Duffy

In the second part of our interview with Paul Duffy, the Pernod Ricard North America chairman and CEO discusses the recent acquisition of craft distiller Smooth Ambler, as well as the company’s efforts in the rising Cognac and Tequila categories. Continue reading →

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Superstars of Golf Star In $1 Million Els for Autism Pro-Am

Some of the biggest names in golf, including Rory McIlroy, Rickie Fowler, Jack Nicklaus, Louis Oosthuizen, Justin Thomas, Branden Grace and Ernie Els, joined 25 teams of amateurs Monday in the ninth annual Els for Autism Pro-Am at Old Palm Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 15, 2017

•After a $115 million investment, Diageo has unveiled its new Bulleit distillery in Shelbyville, Kentucky. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing And Distilling News for March 15, 2017

•Craft distiller WhistlePig has released its first label featuring whiskey distilled, aged and bottled at its farm in Vermont. Continue reading →

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