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Daily Archive: October 22, 2015

Exclusive: Southern, Glazer’s Sign Letter Of Intent To Form Strategic Alliance

The middle tier’s consolidation wave is rolling again. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2015

Suntory Eyes Potential IPO, Considers Entering U.S. Beer Market

With consolidation continuing in the global beverage alcohol business, Japan’s Suntory Holdings is exploring options to keep pace. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2015

Jameson, The Glenlivet Catapult Pernod Ricard To 8% Sales Growth In U.S.

Double-digit gains for Jameson (+26%) and The Glenlivet (+15%) propelled Pernod Ricard to 8% sales growth in the U.S. market in its fiscal first quarter (ended September 30). Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2015

News Briefs for October 22, 2015

•A coalition of Colorado retailers is mounting a push for a ballot initiative aimed at allowing wine and full-strength beer in supermarkets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2015

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 22, 2015

•Tennessee-based WG Brewing Company is launching a new alcoholic root beer, Wild Root. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2015