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Campari’s U.S. Depletions Rise 5%; Suntory Brands To Leave The Portfolio

Gruppo Campari continued its positive momentum in the U.S. market in the three months through March, its fiscal first quarter, as depletions in the States increased 5%, led by single-digit growth for the Wild Turkey and Skyy franchises, double-digit growth for its Tequila brands and continued progress for the Appleton rum portfolio. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 13, 2014

Suntory Completes Beam Acquisition, Will Create U.S.-Based Beam Suntory Unit

Suntory has completed its $16 billion acquisition of Beam Inc., and will now move to intregrate the two drinks businesses. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 1, 2014

News Briefs for April 22, 2014

•The European Commission has given regulatory clearance to Suntory’s $16 billion acquisition of Beam Inc., paving the way for the deal to be finalized in the coming days. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 22, 2014

Beam Execs To Depart As Suntory Reportedly Mulls Moving Drinks Headquarters To U.S.

Beam Inc. disclosed in a regulatory filing late Friday that three senior executives would be stepping down as the company prepares for its pending takeover by Suntory in the coming weeks. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 21, 2014

News Briefs for March 6, 2014

•Total Wine co-founder David Trone is pushing back against opposition to his company’s expansion in Minnesota, publicly blaming liquor store competitors in the state for blocking the retailer’s Bloomington store opening. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 6, 2014

News Briefs for February 20, 2014

Beam Inc. has set a special shareholder meeting on March 25 to vote on the company’s $16 billion acquisition by Suntory Ltd. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 20, 2014

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