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Daily Archive: May 2, 2022

Proximo Taps Celebrity Tequila Space, Launching Gran Coramino With Kevin Hart

Proximo Spirits is unveiling a new upscale Tequila brand in collaboration with entertainer Kevin Hart. Continue reading →

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Henkell Freixenet’s Sales Return To Pre-Covid Levels

European sparkling wine giant Henkell Freixenet saw sales increase 11% to €1.3 billion ($1.4b) in 2021, led by its Freixenet and Mionetto brands. Continue reading →

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Cointreau Partners With Uber Eats On Margarita-Themed Push

Impact “Hot Brand” Cointreau liqueur is partnering with Uber Eats on a new Margarita-centered initiative that will include special cocktail kits and pop-up bars for the Cinco de Mayo holiday. Continue reading →

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Wine Spectator: Jack Cakebread, Photographer Turned Napa Vintner, Dies at 92

From car mechanic and professional photographer to vintner, Jack Cakebread found success no matter where the road took him. Continue reading →

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Celebrity Cocktail Brand Thomas Ashbourne Debuting In Key Markets

A team of celebrity partners has collaborated to launch a new cocktail brand, Thomas Ashbourne Craft Spirits. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for May 2, 2022

•Chivas Brothers, the Scotch whisky arm of Pernod Ricard, has announced an £88 million ($111m) investment into Aberlour and Miltonduff, two of its strategic single malt distilleries. Continue reading →

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