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Daily Archive: October 11, 2017

Exclusive: Stars Of The Drinks Industry Lead Impact’s “Blue Chip Brands”

Impact has unveiled its annual list of Blue Chip Brands, honoring the drinks business’s most successful—and enduring—brand franchises. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Firefighters Battle Massive Fires in Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino

Cooler temperatures, higher humidity levels and weaker winds on Tuesday allowed firefighters in some of Northern California’s most renowned wine areas to escalate their battle against the devastating wildfires that started Sunday night, spurring an estimated 25,000 people to flee their homes, wiping out entire neighborhoods and scorching more than 100,000 acres. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 11, 2017

•Ian Macleod Distillers announced that it will reopen Rosebank Distillery after acquiring the trademark from Diageo and agreeing to acquire the site from Scottish Canals. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 11, 2017

•As the Chicago Cubs have battled in the post-season playoffs this month, their fans have noticed a sudden change in beverage choices at Wrigley Field. Continue reading →

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