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News Briefs for December 4, 2014

•Hennessy Cognac is extending its “Never Stop. Never Settle” campaign with a new nationwide ad, designed to highlight the brand’s core V.S. expression. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 4, 2014

Wine Spectator’s 34th Wine Experience Attracts Crowd Of More Than 2,000

The 34th edition of Wine Spectator’s Wine Experience was held at New York’s Marriott Marquis Hotel late last week, and, as always, it was a signature event for both the wine industry and many of its most dedicated consumers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 20, 2014

Ohio-Based Grocery Chain Heinen’s Expanding In Chicago Market

Cleveland, Ohio-based grocery chain Heinen’s Fine Foods is expanding in the greater Chicago market with the launch of a 40,000-square-foot location in Glenville, Illinois on May 7. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 24, 2014

Richard Sandoval Plans An Eataly-Like Center For Latin American Food Culture In Chicago

Chef-restaurateur Richard Sandoval is planning an Eataly-like collection of restaurants and retail shops with a Latin American theme in a downtown Chicago development called Block 37. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 20, 2014

Chicago’s Wine Discount Center Is Renamed Vin Chicago As New Generation Takes Charge

The Wine Discount Center, a four-store retail chain based in metro Chicago and led for years by Howard “Bud” Schwarzbach, a 1999 Market Watch Leader, has a new name and a new owner. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 10, 2013

The Distillery-Bar Concept Becomes Reality In Chicago

Chicago’s first distillery-bar, CH Distillery, has opened in the city’s West Loop neighborhood. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 20, 2013

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