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Kosta Browne Looks To Expand In Retail, Restaurant Channels

Known for its sought-after Pinot Noir and Chardonnay labels, Kosta Browne Winery has long done most of its business in the direct-to-consumer channel, which currently accounts for around 85% of its 30,000-case volume. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 18, 2018

News Briefs for June 18, 2018

•In case you missed the News Alert last Friday, Proximo Spirits president and CEO Mark Teasdale is departing the Casa Cuervo subsidiary to join craft spirits player Biggar and Leith, founded by his former colleague at Proximo and William Grant & Sons, Elwyn Gladstone. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 18, 2018

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 18, 2018

•Milton, Delaware-based Dogfish Head has added Liquid Truth Serum to its year-round portfolio. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 18, 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 →

Posted in News on June 15, 2018

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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Posted in News on June 15, 2018

SPI Acquires Remainder Of Louisiana Spirits

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

Posted in News on June 15, 2018

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