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Daily Archive: April 5, 2019

Exclusive: RNDC, Breakthru End Merger Talks. FTC’s Lack Of Response Is Blamed.

Big news this morning from the wholesale tier. SND has learned that after 16 months of talks, Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC) and Breakthru Beverage Group have ended discussions about a merger of the two companies, the second- and third-largest wine and spirits wholesalers in the U.S., respectively. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: America Loves Bordeaux. Just Not Bordeaux Futures

Bordeaux is preparing for its latest futures campaign, the first chance to buy the 2018 wines. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 5, 2019

•Stoli Group is rolling out Stoli Lime, its latest flavor extension, across the U.S. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 5, 2019

•Austin, Texas-based Mighty Swell Spritzer Co. has added to their line-up with a new cherry lime spritzer. Continue reading →

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