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Daily Archive: June 15, 2018

News Alert: Mark Teasdale Departing Proximo To Join Craft Spirits Player Biggar and Leith

Shortly after the markets closed on Friday afternoon, it was announced that Mark Teasdale, who’s currently president and CEO of Proximo Spirits, will leave that role to join Biggar and Leith, a craft spirits player known for brands including Malfy, a super-premium gin brand from Italy, as well as Spytail, a new Cognac barrel-finished Caribbean rum. Continue reading →

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Vranken-Pommery Ramps Up Its U.S. Focus

Vranken-Pommery Monopole, the second-largest Champagne marketer worldwide after Moët Hennessy—with volume of 1.56 million cases last year—has been investing in its U.S. business lately with an eye toward expansion in both Champagne and rosé.

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SPI Acquires Remainder Of Louisiana Spirits

SPI Group has acquired the remaining stake in Louisiana Spirits that it didn’t already own. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 15, 2018

•Mionetto USA and Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits have extended their distribution partnership, aligning in 12 additional markets. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 15, 2018

•St. Louis-based Schlafly Beer will debut a new entry in its Cellar Selections series later this month. Continue reading →

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