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Daily Archive: October 20, 2015

Diageo Putting Chalone Up For Sale

Diageo is putting Chalone Vineyards up for sale, the company told SND earlier today. Continue reading →

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Hennessy’s Upswing Accelerates As Brand Crosses 2.5 Million Cases In U.S.

Moët Hennessy’s flagship Hennessy Cognac brand continues to see dynamic progress on top of an already large base in the U.S. market. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Sonoma Vintners Optimistic After Early Harvest

Across the Northern Hemisphere, winemakers in many regions are reporting one of the earlier grape harvests they’ve seen. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for October 20, 2015

•While Monterey’s Chalone Vineyard wasn’t included in Treasury Wine Estates’ $600 million purchase of Diageo’s wine business last week, The Times of London is reporting that Diageo may soon put Chalone on the block. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 20, 2015

•Spokane, Washington’s No-Li Brewhouse is introducing its Born & Raised IPA in six-packs of 12-ounce cans. Continue reading →

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Charmer Sunbelt And Wirtz Beverage Agree To Merge As Breakthru Beverage Group

Two of the U.S. market’s leading wholesalers of spirits and wine have agreed to merge, creating a distribution giant with $6 billion in annual sales. Continue reading →

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