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News Briefs for October 10, 2019

•Total Wine & More’s first Illinois location opens today in Fairview Heights, a suburb of St. Louis. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 10, 2019

News Briefs for October 4, 2019

•Legendary winemaker Jean-Bernard Delmas, best known for his decades of work at Bordeaux first-growth Haut-Brion, has died at age 83. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 4, 2019

Bill Street, Longtime President Of Brown-Forman, Passes Away At Age 79

This morning, Brown-Forman announced the death of longtime executive Bill Street, who died after a long battle with cancer. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 26, 2018

News Briefs for May 4, 2018

•Entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist Leslie Rudd, who was active at all three levels of the drinks industry, passed away in New York yesterday of cancer at the age of 76. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 4, 2018

News Briefs for March 9, 2018

•Vinexpo, the massive wine and spirits trade show, returned to New York City this week for the first time in 16 years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 9, 2018

Market Watch Leader Hank Robinson Passes Away at 96

Hank Robinson, who helped build Denver-based Argonaut Wine & Liquor into a major player in the Colorado retail market, died January 31 at the age of 96 after a long illness. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 5, 2018

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