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Daily Archive: January 25, 2018

Diageo Boosted By U.S. Spirits Sales, As Pressure Rises From Stronger Pound

Diageo enjoyed solid first half results across all global regions, reporting total organic net sales growth of 4.2% to £6.5 billion ($9.3b) and operating profit up 6.7% to £2.19 billion ($3.1b) for the six months through December 31. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 25, 2018

Sonoma State Survey Shows Tourism Returning After Wine Country Fires

The biggest effects from last year’s wine country wildfires were to the area’s tourism industry, not its vineyards, according to a study released by the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 25, 2018

News Briefs for January 25, 2018

•The Winebow Group has expanded its distribution operations into the Oregon market, increasing its national wholesale footprint to 22 states. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 25, 2018

•St. Louis, Missouri’s Schlafly Beer has launched Northeast IPA, the first beer in its 2018 Hop Allocation Series. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 25, 2018