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Daily Archive: April 8, 2020

Treasury Wine Eyes Restructure, As Leadership Change Looms

In case you missed last night’s news alert, Treasury Wine Estates has unveiled a plan to potentially spin off its Penfolds business into a separate company, with the goal of unlocking the luxury brand’s potential while accelerating the premiumization of the rest of the business. Continue reading →

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Constellation Scales Back Mexican Beer Production Under Government Order

Constellation Brands has announced that it is paring back brewery operations in Mexico in response to the Mexican government’s coronavirus-related restrictions on non-essential businesses. Continue reading →

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Off-Premise Growth Decelerates But Remains Strong

As expected, off-premise beverage alcohol sales saw a deceleration in the week through March 28, according to Nielsen, although they continued to show double-digit increases compared with the prior year. Continue reading →

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Lester Eber, Long-Time Head Of New York State Distributor Eber Brothers, Passes Away At 82

Lester Eber, long-time leader of New York state distributor Eber Brothers Wine & Liquor Corp., passed away on April 5 of complications from COVID-19, his family said. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 8, 2020

•Verona, Italy-based winery Famiglia Pasqua is launching a new social media advertising campaign headlined by PGA golfer Francesco Molinari. Continue reading →

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News Alert: Treasury Considers “Demerger” Of Penfolds Business

Treasury Wine Estates is eyeing a potential “demerger” of its Penfolds business, which would create a new company for the Australian luxury wine brand. Continue reading →

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