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Daily Archive: May 11, 2021

Rum Marketers Court Whiskey Drinkers To Tap The High End

Rum has long been resistant to premiumization, but in recent years a number of brands have seen increasing success higher up the pricing ladder. Continue reading →

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Southern Glazer’s Announces Retirement Of Steve Slater, Selects Cindy Leonard As Successor

Steve Slater, long-time champion of wine and an innovator in the distribution tier, will retire from Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits (SGWS) at the end of the year. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 11, 2021

•Diageo has announced George Dickel Bottled in Bond Spring 2007 Vintage, the latest annual release in the brand’s series of limited edition bonded whiskies. Continue reading →

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Trulieve To Acquire Harvest Health & Recreation For $2.1 Billion

Tallahassee, Florida-based Trulieve Cannabis and Phoenix, Arizona-based Harvest Health & Recreation have entered into a definitive agreement for Trulieve to acquire Harvest Health in full, merging the companies in a blockbuster transaction. Continue reading →

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Cannabis Briefs for May 11, 2021

•Cannabis sales in Illinois continued to set records in April. Continue reading →

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