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Daily Archive: September 10, 2014

Exclusive: Fresh Faces Abound Among Impact’s “Hot Prospect” Wines

Impact’s “Hot Prospects” wine list—recognizing the up-and-coming brands expected to contribute significantly to industry growth in the years ahead—showcases an abundance of new blood this year, with first-time winners representing more than half of total honorees in both the domestic and imported wine segments. Continue reading →

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France Expects Larger Wine Harvest, As Italy And Spain Forecast Significant Declines

Government and trade groups from Italy, France and Spain have released wine production forecasts for the year, with France poised to leapfrog Spain and Italy to become the world’s biggest wine producer. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 10, 2014

•Trump Entertainment Resorts has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and expects to close its Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City in November. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 10, 2014

•New Hampshire-based Smuttynose Brewing Company is entering the Texas market through a partnership with distributor Ben E. Keith Beverages. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 10, 2014