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Daily Archive: March 16, 2021

Interview, Part 2: Diageo North America President Debra Crew

In the second part of our interview, Diageo North America president Debra Crew discusses recent innovations, the company’s acquisition of Aviation Gin, and her view on the emerging cannabis category. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 16, 2021

•Greg Baird, president and CEO of Breakthru Beverage, has announced that he will retire from the company at the end of 2021. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 16, 2021

•Louisville, Kentucky’s Barrell Craft Spirits has launched Seagrass, a new blend of American and Canadian rye whiskies. Continue reading →

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Curaleaf Reports Record Earnings, Boosted By Grassroots Acquisition

Wakefield, Massachusetts-based Curaleaf Holdings reported $233.3 million in managed revenue for the final quarter of 2020, up 186% from the same period in 2019. Continue reading →

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New York Leaders “Very Close” To Agreement On Cannabis Legalization

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said yesterday that the state’s leaders are drawing “very close” to an agreement on legalizing cannabis in the Empire State. Continue reading →

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Cannabis Briefs for March 16, 2021

•The Coalition for Cannabis Policy, Education, and Regulation, an industry group that includes major beverage companies, inaugurated itself last week. Continue reading →

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