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Daily Archive: February 9, 2012

Emerging Markets, Johnnie Walker Propel Diageo’s Sales, Profits In Fiscal First Half

Diageo enjoyed solid sales and profit growth in the first half of its fiscal year, due largely to its impressive progress in emerging markets. Continue reading →

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Moscato Mania Takes Hold: Wine Spectator

Moscato is now the No.-3 white wine in the U.S., Wine Spectator reports—more popular than Riesling or Sauvignon Blanc. Continue reading →

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Southern Does It Again In Washington, Signing Pact With Diageo

After lining up a series of major supplier partners in Washington’s newly privatized spirits market over the past few weeks, Southern Wine & Spirits has reached an agreement with the biggest player of all. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for February 9, 2012

•San Francisco’s Gordon Biersch Brewing Company has announced its 2012 “big bottle” program, featuring a series of limited-edition craft brews packaged in 750-ml. bottles. Continue reading →

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