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News Briefs for September 9, 2021

•Spanish sparkling wine producer Raventós Codorníu is releasing a limited edition Cava paying homage to the Catalan modernism movement. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 9, 2021

News Alert: Breakthru Appoints Tom Bené as New President and CEO

Breakthru Beverage has appointed Tom Bené as its new president and CEO, effective October 4, 2021. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 1, 2021

News Alert: Breakthru Enters CBD Beverage Category, Partnering With Recess Brand

Breakthru Beverage is joining the CBD beverage category, agreeing to handle the Recess brand. Recess is billed as a calming CBD and adaptogen infused sparkling water. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 25, 2021

Ray Herrmann, Drinks Industry Icon, Dies at 100

Legendary drinks industry executive Ray Herrmann has passed away at the age of 100. One of the leading lights of the wine and spirits business with a career spanning more than half a century, Herrmann played a key role in the formation of the U.S. distribution landscape as it stands today, led by giants like Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, Republic National Distributing Co., and Breakthru Beverage—a $6.1 billion behemoth of which he remained chairman emeritus up to his death. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 23, 2021

News Briefs for August 19, 2021

•Illinois-based Winesellers Ltd. has entered the “better for you” wine category with Fire Road Lighter Sauvignon Blanc. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 19, 2021

Interview, Part 1: Kindred Partners EVP And GM David Prodanovic

Canada’s cannabis market is expected to reach $4 billion this year and expand to $5.5 billion in 2022, according to market research firm Headset.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 3, 2021

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