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Daily Archive: January 23, 2019

Cannabis Briefs For January 23, 2019

•CBS has rejected a Super Bowl ad from U.S.-based cannabis company Acreage Holdings. Acreage reportedly was willing to pay $5 million for a 30-second ad during the big game, aiming to use the platform to advocate for medical marijuana.

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Posted in News on January 23, 2019

Wine Spectator: Wine And The Government Shutdown

Benovia winery in the Russian River Valley was planning to label and release its first Blanc de Noirs sparkling wine this spring, but the partial government shutdown has put those plans on hold. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2019

Delicato Fully Integrates V2 Brands, Forms Fine Wine Division

Two years after taking a significant stake in V2 Wine Group, Delicato Family Wines has formed a new fine wine division to integrate V2’s brands. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2019

Winebow To Merge Its Two New York-New Jersey Distributors Under Rebranding Effort

The Winebow Group has announced plans to merge its two New York and New Jersey distributors—Winebow and Martin Scott Wines—as part of a company-wide rebranding. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2019

News Briefs for January 23, 2019

•Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits and Gérard Bertrand have expanded their partnership, adding five new U.S. markets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 23, 2019