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Daily Archive: April 30, 2020

Exclusive: Heaven Hill Aligns With Southern Glazer’s Across 39 U.S. Markets

Heaven Hill Brands is consolidating its U.S. business with Southern Glazer’s across 39 markets, SND has learned. Continue reading →

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Cuervo’s Sales Increase 5.3% In First Quarter, With North America Up Nearly 15%

Grupo Cuervo saw robust sales growth in the first quarter despite the Covid-19 crisis, with its North American sales soaring 15% to MX$3.5 billion ($146m) on a volume increase of 6.4% to 2.1 million cases. Continue reading →

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Hotaling Wins Import Deal For Key Single Malt Scotch Brands

International Beverage Holdings, whose portfolio includes the renowned single malt Scotch brands Old Pulteney, Balblair, Speyburn, and anCnoc, has named San Francisco-based Hotaling & Co. as its exclusive U.S. importer and marketer, effective June 1. Continue reading →

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Ste. Michelle Posts Sales Down 3.3%, Takes Write-Off On Inventory, Grape Purchases

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates saw sales decline 3.3% to $146 million in its fiscal first quarter ended in March, as on-premise restrictions due to the Covid-19 crisis cut into the business. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 30, 2020

•DeKuyper Cordials and Liqueurs is launching DeKuyper Classic Ol’ Fashion. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 30, 2020

•Longmont, Colorado-based Oskar Blues Brewery has announced its latest Can-O-Bliss IPA and a new lager, Slow Chill. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2020