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Daily Archive: November 8, 2011

Landry’s Purchases McCormick & Schmick’s For $131.6 Million

Houston-based restaurant group Landry’s Inc. has purchased McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants for approximately $131.6 million. Continue reading →

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Vinexpo, M. Shanken Communications Unveil “Rendez-Vous By Vinexpo” Consumer Wine Event

Vinexpo, known for its signature international wine trade events held in Bordeaux and Hong Kong, is partnering with M. Shanken Communications Inc. and Chocolate Show New York on a new consumer wine showcase, Rendez-Vous By Vinexpo. Continue reading →

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Terlato Adds Bordeaux’s Chateau Timberlay To Portfolio

Terlato Wines has announced an exclusive, long-term agreement that will see it handle Bordeaux brand Chateau Timberlay in the U.S., beginning in January with the 2009 vintage. Continue reading →

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Nielsen: Table Wines $20 And Up Continue To Drive U.S. Market

The Nielsen Company reports that table wine sales in the U.S. market rose 3.4% by volume and 4.5% by value, to 128.3 million cases and $9.66 billion, respectively, in the 52 weeks ending October 15. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 8, 2011

•Advertising Age has named Coca-Cola—led by chief marketing and commercial officer Joe Tripodi—as its “Marketer of the Year.” Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 8, 2011