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Interview, Part One: Constellation Brands Beer Division President Paul Hetterich

Paul Hetterich, a 30-year veteran with Constellation Brands, was named president of the company’s beer division earlier this year. The Chicago-based unit—which imports Corona Extra, Modelo Especial and Negra Modelo from Mexico—is the third-largest beer marketer in the U.S. The division continues to drive strong earnings for the parent company, posting a 20% increase in net sales in the second quarter of fiscal 2017. SND contributing editor Terri Allan met recently with Hetterich to discuss the beer division’s remarkable growth trends. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 30, 2016

News Briefs for November 11, 2016

•Diageo’s Ketel One is introducing an on-pack virtual reality kit this holiday season. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 11, 2016

News Briefs for November 10, 2016

•Some of the drinks industry’s top companies have addressed their expectations for business conditions in the wake of the tumultuous U.S. presidential election. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 10, 2016

News Briefs for October 31, 2016

•Constellation Brands has agreed to purchase Grupo Modelo’s Obregon Brewery from Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) for $600 million. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 31, 2016

Bota Box Surges Past 4-Million-Case Mark As Premium Boxed Segment Thrives

Bota Box, the premium boxed wine that’s been an Impact “Hot Brand” for eight years running, appears headed for a ninth consecutive award amid its strong gains in 2016. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 25, 2016

Bardstown Bourbon Company Has Big Plans, With Constellation Along For The Ride

Bardstown Bourbon Co., the Kentucky distiller that recently took on Constellation as an investor, is planning to expand capacity from 1.5 million proof gallons (roughly 750,000 nine-liter cases) to 6 million proof gallons (3 million cases) looking ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 19, 2016

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