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Daily Archive: November 2, 2017

News Alert: Beam Suntory Names New Americas President As Hassett Departs

Beam Suntory has named Albert Baladi chief operating officer and president of its Americas region, effective immediately. Continue reading →

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Moët Hennessy Launches Clos19, An Online Lifestyle And Sales Portal, In The U.S. Market

Moët Hennessy has announced the U.S. launch of Clos19, an online lifestyle retail brand and website that first launched in the U.K. this past April. Continue reading →

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Whisky Advocate: Pappy Van Winkle 2017 Release Starts This Month

The 2017 release of the most coveted whiskies in the world has arrived: the annual allocation of Pappy Van Winkle and Old Rip Van Winkle will be available for sale starting this month, although the exact timing will vary by state and you’ll have a tough time finding them on the shelf at most stores anyway. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 2, 2017

•Breakthru Beverage has acquired boutique fine wine and spirits wholesaler Bacchus Importers, Ltd. for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for November 2, 2017

•Colorado’s New Belgium Brewing is gearing up to launch La Folie Grand Reserve: Geisha, a dark sour ale blended with coffee. Continue reading →

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