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Santa Margherita USA Unveils New Distribution Changes, Realigning The Portfolio

In a sweeping realignment of its distribution structure, Italian wine importer Santa Margherita USA has unveiled a series of new wholesaler agreements across the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 27, 2017

News Briefs for November 16, 2016

•Infinium Spirits’ Seagram’s vodka is extending its flavor range with two new offerings. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 16, 2016

Breakthru Makes Offer For Empire Amid Controversy

Breakthru Beverage Group has made an offer to acquire New York’s Empire Merchants, in a blockbuster move that would make Breakthru the U.S. market’s second-largest spirits and wine distributor.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 11, 2016

News Briefs for July 6, 2016

•Veteran drinks journalist Jeffery Lindenmuth has been named executive editor of Whisky Advocate, part of the M. Shanken Communications group of publications, effective August 1. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 6, 2016

News Briefs for June 30, 2016

•Paul Draper, CEO and winemaker of California’s Ridge Vineyards, is stepping back from day-to-day management of the company, which he joined in 1969. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 30, 2016

RNDC Indicted On Federal Smuggling Charges, But CEO Proclaims Company’s Innocence

Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC), the country’s second-largest spirits and wine wholesaler, has been indicted on federal liquor smuggling charges, but RNDC president and CEO Tom Cole insists the company—and the three employees who were also indicted—are innocent. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 25, 2016

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