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Daily Archive: June 16, 2020

Whisky Advocate: Is Dalmore Set To Rival Macallan For Auction Prices?

No whisky today is as collectible as Macallan: It’s the only brand to break the $1 million-mark for a single bottle—multiple times—and even its less high-achieving offerings consistently sell for several times the value of a luxury sports car. Continue reading →

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Pernod Ricard Revamps North America Leadership Team

In case you missed yesterday’s news alert, Pernod Ricard North America has appointed a number of new executives, all reporting to chairman and CEO Ann Mukherjee. Continue reading →

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Walmart Appeals To The Supreme Court In Bid To Sell Spirits In Texas

Walmart has upped the ante in its battle to sell spirits in Texas. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 16, 2020

•Monterey County, California-based Scheid Family Wines is taking aim a the “better for you” wine segment with the launch of Sunny With a Chance of Flowers, a low-calorie, low-alcohol wine brand with zero residual sugar. Continue reading →

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Hexo Sees Sales Boost As Low-Cost Flower Cuts Into Illicit Market

Ottawa, Ontario-based Hexo Corp. reported a 30% jump in net revenue for its fiscal third quarter, ended in April. Continue reading →

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Cannabis Briefs for June 16, 2020

•Illinois’ recreational cannabis market set a new record in May with transactions totaling more than $44 million for the month. Continue reading →

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