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Daily Archive: September 15, 2011

California’s Vintners Play Waiting Game With Late Harvest

California winemakers don’t usually have time to talk during the harvest season, but this week they’re chatty. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 15, 2011

Spirits Sales Up 2.4 Percent In 52 Weeks Through September 4, IRI Numbers Show

Spirits volume growth in food and drug stores accelerated over the past two months, according to SymphonyIRI group. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 15, 2011

• Beam Inc. CEO Matt Shattock says the company may well be an acquirer rather than an acquiree after it achieves standalone status next month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 15, 2011