Exclusive news and research on the wine, spirits and beer business

Monthly Archive: February 2013

News Briefs for February 27, 2013

•Indigo Wine Group has introduced South Africa’s Lion’s Lair Chenin Blanc and Shiraz to the U.S. market. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 27, 2013

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for February 27, 2013

•St. Paul, Minnesota’s Summit Brewing has unveiled the latest offering in its Unchained Series, 100% Organic Ale. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 27, 2013

Glazer’s Thurman Tapped To Head Arizona’s Alliance, While Smith Takes Reverse Path

Shawn Thurman, one of Glazer’s key executives, has been tapped to lead Alliance Beverage, the Arizona-based joint distribution venture between Glazer’s and Charmer Sunbelt Group, while Alliance’s chief executive, Bob Smith, will join Glazer’s leadership team. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 26, 2013

Eataly’s Expansion Plans Hit Hurdle In Chicago

The plans to bring a branch of the food emporium Eataly to Chicago could be complicated by the refusal of the current tenant, a Texas de Brazil restaurant, to honor an eviction notice and vacate a 24,000-square-foot space in the city’s River North neighborhood. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 26, 2013

News Briefs for February 26, 2013

•Napa-based Crimson Wine Group has officially spun off from New York investment firm Leucadia National Corporation. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 26, 2013

Craft Brewing And Distilling News for February 26, 2013

•Portland, Oregon-based House Spirits Distillery—co-owned by NFL legend Joe Montana—has signed a national distribution agreement with Southern Wine & Spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 26, 2013

← Older postsNewer posts →