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News Briefs for May 26, 2016

•Smirnoff vodka has released a limited edition berry-flavored extension ahead of the summer season. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2016

News Briefs for May 18, 2016

•Gruppo Campari is set to officially launch its tender offer to gain control of Grand Marnier parent company Societe des Produits Marnier-Lapostolle. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 18, 2016

News Briefs for May 3, 2016

•While supermarket giant Kroger has elected not to partner with Southern Wine & Spirits on a shelf management program for beverage alcohol, industry sources tell SND that Southern remains confident that the concept can work, and that it would still be interested in aligning with other retailers on the program model if it can get further clearance from the U.S. alcohol and tobacco tax and trade bureau (TTB). Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 3, 2016

Special Report: After Southern-Glazers And Breakthru Megadeals, More Consolidation Expected

Consolidation has been an ongoing trend in spirits and wine distribution for decades, but it reached new heights in recent months, when two megadeals reshaped the middle tier. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2016

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits Names Commercial Team

Southern Wine & Spirits and Glazer’s have announced a series of appointments that will constitute the combined entity’s commercial leadership team following their merger. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 25, 2016

TTB Offers Clarification On Recent Tied-House Ruling

After handing down guidance last month related to tied-house laws—in response to queries on Kroger’s plan to allow Southern Wine & Spirits to oversee its shelf displays—the TTB has issued further clarification with a set of frequently asked questions and answers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 17, 2016

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