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Daily Archive: March 18, 2015

Exclusive: Gallo Leads Impact’s Domestic Wine “Hot Brands,” Italy Paces Imports

While the total U.S. wine market inched ahead by less than 1% to 322 million cases last year, Impact’s roster of 2014 wine “Hot Brands” reveals that a mix of established players and ambitious challengers achieved strong growth last year amid the tepid market conditions. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 18, 2015

•A Napa Valley vineyard became a crime scene on Monday, as a business meeting ended with two men dead in an apparent murder-suicide over a loan gone bad. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 18, 2015

•Houston, Texas-based Saint Arnold Brewing has released Saint Arnold Icon Blue, a new rye IPA. Continue reading →

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