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Daily Archive: May 14, 2012

Craft Brewers And Retailers Collaborate On Exclusive Beers

Increasingly, retailers are partnering with craft brewers to produce signature beers sold only at their accounts. Continue reading →

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Pernod Launches New Cuban Rum Trademark After Supreme Court Opts To Stay Out Of Dispute

With the U.S. Supreme Court deciding earlier today not to intervene in the long-running Havana Club trademark dispute between Pernod Ricard and Bacardi, Pernod has registered a new trademark—Havanista—with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office so that it can market a Cuban rum brand in the U.S. if the embargo with Cuba is eventually lifted. Continue reading →

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Exclusive: The Vintner Group Acquires Florida’s Selected Brands

Virginia-based The Vintner Group has acquired Florida distributor and importer Selected Brands for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 14, 2012

•Purple Wine Co. has named Peter Baedeker as managing director, imports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 14, 2012