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Daily Archive: March 6, 2018

Interview: Dina Opici of Opici Family Distributing

Opici Family Distributing, the Glen Rock, New Jersey-based subsidiary of the family-owned Opici Wine Group, represents 400 wine and spirits suppliers across an eight-market footprint that includes New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. While sales growth slowed last year due in part to some portfolio shifts, the company still saw single-digit progress. Shanken News Daily contributing editor Terri Allan recently spoke with president Dina Opici about the company’s recent portfolio and geographic expansion. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 6, 2018

•Diageo has renamed its Tennessee-based George Dickel Distillery as Cascade Hollow Distilling Co., and appointed Nicole Austin as general manager and distiller. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 6, 2018

•Beginning this month, the Vermont Cider Company will release Woodchuck Pear Ginger cider nationwide. Continue reading →

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