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Craft Player Lagunitas On Track for 50% Growth in 2015, Founder Magee Tells SND

With the beer business’s biggest holiday weekend just one day away, craft player Lagunitas Brewing Co. is firing on all cylinders. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2015

Beam Suntory Looks To Stoke Interest In Japanese Whisky With More Accessible Hibiki Offering

Intent on raising the profile of its Japanese whisky brands Yamazaki, Hibiki and Hakushu, Beam Suntory is debuting a new “introductory” offering under its luxury Hibiki label. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2015

Eataly, Gruppo Campari Join Forces “To Promote Italian Lifestyle”

Gruppo Campari has linked with Italian emporium Eataly on a partnership that will see the drinks group’s brands featured at Eataly’s 16 current locations around the globe, as well as planned outposts still in development. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2015

News Briefs for July 2, 2015

•Pennsylvania governor Tom Wolf is expected to veto a bill passed by the state legislature that would privatize the Keystone State’s retail wine and spirits monopoly. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2015

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for July 2, 2015

•Wisconsin craft producer Leinenkugel’s, part of the MillerCoors portfolio, expects to cross the 1-million-barrel threshold this year, reports the Lacrosse Tribune. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 2, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: The Inside Story Of Wagner’s $315 Million Sale Of Meiomi

Aiming to become an even bigger player in the California wine business, Joe Wagner has agreed to sell his Meiomi brand to Constellation Brands for $315 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2015

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