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Daily Archive: September 19, 2019

Diageo Sees Strong Start To Fiscal Year, Says It’s Monitoring Potential Disruptions

After posting net sales up 6.1% to £12.9 billion ($16.1b) and an operating profit increase of 9% to £4 billion ($5b) for its full fiscal year ended in June, Diageo said its positive momentum is continuing so far in its new fiscal year, but warned of potential headwinds stemming from global trade disputes. Continue reading →

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Opportunity Abounds For Italy’s “Hot Prospect” Wines

Earlier this month, Impact revealed its latest crop of “Hot Prospect” brands, including 21 rising imported wine labels. Within that group, Italy accounted for nine winners, led by the Prosecco and Pinot Grigio segments but also including red and sparkling varieties. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for September 19, 2019

•Champagne Salon has unveiled its latest vintage offering, Salon 2008. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for September 19, 2019

•Bristol, Pennsylvania-based Dad’s Hat Rye Whiskey has expanded into Florida, Oklahoma, Massachusetts, and Tennessee, bringing the company’s total distribution footprint to 21 states. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 19, 2019