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Daily Archive: June 12, 2017

Interview, Part 1: Pete Carr, President, Bacardi North America

Pete Carr was appointed regional president of Bacardi North America in 2014, marking another milestone in a 25-year drinks industry career that has also included time as executive vice president, Glazer’s; president, U.S. Spirits, Diageo; and president, Diageo-Guinness USA. Since joining Bacardi, Carr has engineered the family-owned spirits giant’s new national alignment with Southern Glazer’s and led the effort to reinvigorate the company’s flagship rum brand with a variety of new initiatives. SND managing editor Daniel Marsteller recently spoke with Carr to discuss the latest developments within the Bacardi portfolio and what the future holds for the company.

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News Briefs for June 12, 2017

•Gruppo Campari has sold the Chateau de Sancerre winery to Maison Ackerman, the wine division of French agricultural firm Terrena, for €20.5 million ($23m). Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 12, 2017