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Empire Excoriates Breakthru Offer, Calling It An “Outrageous Publicity Stunt”

Hours after Breakthru Beverage Group made what it termed an “aggressive and substantial” offer for Empire Merchants, Empire said it wasn’t for sale—and excoriated Breakthru’s play in an exclusive statement to SND. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 11, 2016

Empire Strikes Back, Extending Partnership With Moët Hennessy USA In New York

Moët Hennessy USA has extended its alliance with Empire Merchants via a long-term contract for the New York market, giving Empire a boost six months after the distributor was dealt a severe blow with the loss of the Bacardi business. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 26, 2016

Rémy Cointreau Renews A Host Of U.S. Distribution Agreements

With the middle tier seeing seismic changes recently, Rémy Cointreau has announced a slate of distribution agreements covering more than 40 states. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 5, 2016

Exclusive: Moët Hennessy USA Re-Ups With Southern In Key States, But Sheds Doubt On Becoming 100% Aligned

Moët Hennessy USA has renewed its distribution agreements with Southern Wine & Spirits in the key states of California, Florida, Illinois, Nevada, Washington, Kentucky, Hawaii, Indiana, South Carolina, Oregon (for wine only) and Alaska, as well as 17 control markets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 20, 2016