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Daily Archive: November 7, 2019

News Alert: Paul Duffy To Step Down As Pernod Ricard North America Head; Ann Mukherjee Named To Replace Him

Pernod Ricard North America chairman and CEO Paul Duffy will step down effective December 2, 2019, the company has announced. Continue reading →

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Interview, Part 2: Delicato’s Diversification Drive

While Delicato Family Wines continues to feed demand for its largest brand, Bota Box, the company has also diversified into imports and more upscale domestic offerings lately, acquiring the former V2 Wine Group for an undisclosed sum and launching a new fine wine division, Transcendent Wines, encompassing brands from California, Chile, Oregon, France, and Germany. President and CEO Chris Indelicato discusses those moves in the second part of our interview. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for November 7, 2019

•Hennessy has unveiled the 2019 Collector’s Edition of its VS Cognac. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for November 7, 2019

•Duke Spirits and Owensboro, Kentucky’s O.Z. Tyler Distillery have announced the Duke Tasting Room and John Wayne Experience, a new tourism facility centered around the iconic American actor. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 7, 2019