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Daily Archive: August 23, 2018

As Jameson’s Growth Continues, Pernod Ricard Looks To Move The Brand Upscale

Even amid a wave of change and expansion in Irish whiskey, the lion’s share of the category’s growth remains with longtime leader Jameson, which holds an 83% share of Irish whiskey volume in the U.S. market, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

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Marvin R. Shanken Discusses The Challenges And Opportunities Ahead For M. Shanken Communications In Forbes Profile

With a portfolio including leading lifestyle magazines Wine Spectator, Cigar Aficionado, and Whisky Advocate, along with trade titles like Shanken News Daily, Market Watch, and Shanken’s Impact Newsletter, M. Shanken Communications, Inc. has come a long way in its 46-year history. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for August 23, 2018

•In case you missed yesterday’s news alert, longtime Ste. Michelle Wine Estates president and CEO Ted Baseler has announced his retirement, effective October 1. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 23, 2018

•Deschutes Brewery is adding Fresh Haze IPA to its year-round lineup. Continue reading →

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