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Daily Archive: July 12, 2017

Exclusive: Moët Hennessy Acquires Craft Distiller Woodinville Whiskey Co.

Moët Hennessy has purchased Washington state craft whiskey distiller Woodinville Whiskey Co., SND has learned. Continue reading →

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Lodi’s Michael David Winery In Expansion Mode

Lodi, California-based Michael David Winery has been expanding markedly in recent years, led by its fast-growing 7 Deadly Zins label. Continue reading →

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West Virginia Wholesalers Take Aim At Newcomer Johnson Bros. In Lawsuit

Six West Virginia wine distributors have filed a lawsuit alleging that fellow wholesaler Johnson Brothers Liquor Co. and its West Virginia subsidiary, Mountain State Beverage, have attempted to monopolize wine distribution in the state under the guise of market consolidation. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 12, 2017

•Napa, California–based Locations Wines, led by Dave Phinney, has debuted a Sauvignon Blanc from New Zealand. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for July 12, 2017

•Carlsberg has acquired the U.K.’s London Fields Brewery and will operate the brand in conjunction with Brooklyn Brewery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 12, 2017