Exclusive news and research on the wine, spirits and beer business

Daily Archive: July 1, 2020

Wine Spectator: French Wine Firm EPI Buys Majority Stake in Michael Mondavi’s Folio

French luxury goods firm, EPI, signed a deal today to become a partner and controlling owner of Folio Fine Wine Partners, a Napa-based importer, marketing, and distribution company owned by Michael Mondavi and family. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

Constellation’s Mexican Beer Production Ramps Back Up, But Fiscal Year Outlook Remains Uncertain

Constellation Brands saw its Mexican beer production climb back to normal levels in June after a reduction in output due to Covid-19, but the company says the outlook for its current fiscal year remains uncertain due to the highly volatile conditions brought on by the pandemic. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

Macallan Bolsters Double Cask Range With Two New Expressions

The Macallan has expanded its Double Cask range, adding 15- and 18-year old expressions to the lineup. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

Whisky Advocate: The Whisky World Responds To Global Anti-Racism Movement

In the weeks following the killing of George Floyd, as protests against police brutality and structural racism toward African Americans roiled seemingly every aspect of American life, many businesses released statements expressing their intent to be more diverse and inclusive. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

News Briefs for July 1, 2020

•Bread & Butter, part of the WX Brands portfolio, is adding a Sauvignon Blanc to its lineup. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for July 1, 2020

•Rhode Island-based Newport Craft Brewing has acquired New York City’s Radiant Pig. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2020

← Older posts