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Summit Brewing Releases an Unchained Cream Ale

Summit Brewing Co. released Zingiber Cream Ale. The 22nd beer in the limited release Unchained Series will be available on draught and in 12-ounce can six-packs the second week of June. For his latest Unchained brew, Summit brewer Christian Dixon … Continue reading

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Who & What — Family Coppola Hires More Marketers Francis Ford Coppola hired Jennifer Leitman as VP-Marketing.  She has worked with Scripps Networks Interactive on highly regarded brands including HGTV and DIY Network. “I’m always learning new things and developing … Continue reading

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Who & What

Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) hired Ashley Lantz as Director, Federal Affairs and Arielle Broussard is Coordinator, Federal Affairs. Lantz joins from the National Court Appointed Special Advocate Association where she led federal affairs and public policy, and … Continue reading

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South African Agency Supports ABI-SABMiller Merger

Competition Commission of South Africa completed its investigation and recommended the Competition Tribunal approve Anheuser-Busch InBev‘s acquisition of SABMiller. ABI said it was “pleased” with the action, saying it’s “an important milestone in the process of securing regulatory approval in … Continue reading

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EU Antitrust Regulators Said Set to OK ABI-SABMiller Merge

European antitrust regulators are said to be ready to approve today Anheuser-Busch InBev’s $107 billion mergerwith SABMiller. The takeover will give ABI one-third of the global beer market.  ABI apparently won the approval by agreeing to sell SABMiller’s Peroni, Grolsch and … Continue reading

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MGP’s Master Distiller Departs, No Replacement Named

Greg Metze, one of MGP Ingredients’ Master Distillers, has left the company after 38 years of service.  No replacement has been announced.

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