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Bacardi Targets Scotch Growth, Backing Dewar’s With $15 Million Ad Effort

Bacardi is seeking to leverage its position in Scotch whisky with a renewed push for its flagship Dewar’s brand and its portfolio of single malt offerings. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2019

Treasury Wine Estates Names New COO, As Foye Departs

Treasury Wine Estates has appointed Tim Ford as COO, following the surprise departure of former COO Robert Foye. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2019

News Briefs for January 22, 2019

•Champagne house Piper-Heidsieck has extended its partnership with the Academy Awards, returning as the official Champagne of Oscar season for the fifth year in a row. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2019

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for January 22, 2019

•The Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas—known for its Shiner Bock label—is releasing a new beer, Shiner S’more, inspired by and containing the flavor profile of the classic campfire food. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2019

Cannabis Briefs for January 18, 2019

•The California Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) announced that marijuana deliveries will be allowed anywhere in the state, irrespective of local laws that may ban recreational sales and stores. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 18, 2019

100%-Agave Tequilas Surge 15%, Continuing Double-Digit Growth Trend

Tequila exports to the U.S. increased 7% to 20.4 million cases in 2018, according to recently released statistics from the Consejo Regulador del Tequila. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 18, 2019

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