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Daily Archive: June 11, 2021

Interview: Michelle DeFeo, President, Laurent-Perrier U.S.

With a strong performance over the past two years, Laurent-Perrier has vaulted into the ranks of the top four Champagne brands in the U.S. by volume, behind only Veuve Clicquot, Moët & Chandon, and Nicolas Feuillatte. Continue reading →

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Off-Premise Spirits Update: Volumes Decline, But Key Categories Maintain Momentum

Spirits volumes in IRI channels decreased 11% during the 12-week period ending May 16, while IRI dollars fell 10% against the corresponding timeframe last year, which was marked by a surge in off-premise buying resulting from the closure of the on-premise. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for June 11, 2021

•Campari America has added a new high-end rum to the Appleton Estate family.  Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 11, 2021

•Michigan-based Traverse City Whiskey Co. has appointed Jay Finnigan as executive vice president, national sales director. Continue reading →

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