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News Briefs for June 30, 2016

•Paul Draper, CEO and winemaker of California’s Ridge Vineyards, is stepping back from day-to-day management of the company, which he joined in 1969. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 30, 2016

RNDC Indicted On Federal Smuggling Charges, But CEO Proclaims Company’s Innocence

Republic National Distributing Co. (RNDC), the country’s second-largest spirits and wine wholesaler, has been indicted on federal liquor smuggling charges, but RNDC president and CEO Tom Cole insists the company—and the three employees who were also indicted—are innocent. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 25, 2016

Special Report: After Southern-Glazers And Breakthru Megadeals, More Consolidation Expected

Consolidation has been an ongoing trend in spirits and wine distribution for decades, but it reached new heights in recent months, when two megadeals reshaped the middle tier. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2016

News Briefs for January 6, 2016

•A U.S. appeals court has ruled that a Russian state-owned company has standing to sue Stolichnaya’s U.S. marketers in federal court. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 6, 2016

News Briefs for August 18, 2015

•Constellation Brands has formed a new venture to invest in drinks companies. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 18, 2015

News Briefs for June 3, 2015

•At an investor conference in Paris yesterday, Pernod Ricard chairman and CEO Alexandre Ricard said he expects the company’s organic sales and profit growth to return to around 5% over the medium term, compared with flat sales growth in its last fiscal year (ended June 2014). Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 3, 2015

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