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Daily Archive: October 22, 2018

Wine Spectator: A Year After The Wildfires, Napa And Sonoma Rebuild

The series of firestorms that tore through Northern California last year killed 44 people, burned 245,000 acres and destroyed 8,900 structures. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2018

Scotch Whisky Exports Jump 11% In First Half, With Single Malts Driving Gains

Scotch whisky exports posted impressive growth in the first half of 2018, with the upscale single malt segment showing especially strong progress. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2018

Industry Veteran Patrick Piana Named CEO Of Italy’s Fratelli Branca

Longtime spirits industry executive Patrick Piana has been appointed chief executive of Italy’s Fratelli Branca, known for the Fernet Branca, Brancamenta, Punt e Mes, and Carpano brands, among others. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2018

News Briefs for October 22, 2018

•Bacardi’s Dewar’s Blended Scotch whisky is kicking off a new $15 million global marketing campaign today with an ad debuting on U.S. television networks. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2018

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for October 22, 2018

•Florida’s Cycle Brewing has partnered with contract brewer Brew Hub to increase production and expand throughout Florida. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 22, 2018