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Daily Archive: December 6, 2018

With Newly Diversified Portfolio, Santa Margherita Looks To Expand U.S. Footprint

Since leaving the Terlato Wines portfolio and establishing its own U.S. import arm in 2016, Miami-based Santa Margherita USA has looked to expand its business both through organic growth and portfolio additions. Continue reading →

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Spec’s Sues Texas ABC For Alleged “Regulatory Overreach”

Texas liquor chain Spec’s Wines, Spirits, & Finer Foods is hitting back at the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC), which had targeted the 177-store chain with sanctions and fines for alleged transgressions in recent years. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for December 6, 2018

•Basil Hayden’s Bourbon, part of the Beam Suntory portfolio, has debuted a new 10-year-old holiday release. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for December 6, 2018

•Oskar Blues Brewery will launch Wild Basin hard seltzer, the Colorado craft brewer’s first foray into the growing category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 6, 2018