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Daily Archive: April 16, 2012

Château Latour Abandons Futures System, Wine Spectator Reports

Wine Spectator reports that Château Latour’s 2011 vintage will be its last en primeur offering, as the estate says it will no longer use the system to sell its most recent vintage. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 16, 2012

Brewers Prepare Spring And Summer Effort To Regain Share From Spirits

In “Skyfall,” the James Bond thriller to be released later this year, Agent 007 is seen drinking a Heineken rather than his iconic vodka Martini. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 16, 2012

Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) will pay $1.24 billion to acquire majority control of the Dominican Republic’s Cervecería Nacional Dominicana S.A. (CND), makers of the Presidente beer brand, creating what it says will be the leading drinks company in the Caribbean. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 16, 2012