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What We’re Reading, May 19, 2014 —

Club Where Ben Hogan Learned to Play May Become a Distillery Glen Garden Country Club, Fort Worth, where golf legends Ben Hogan and Byron Nelson learned to play, is under contract to Firestone & Robertson Distilling Co.. Firestone’s owners say … Continue reading

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World Drinks Less Wine, But Price Goes Up

The world isn’t drinking as much wine as it has, the International Organization of Vine & Wine said yesterday. Consumption worldwide fell in 2013 to 238.7 mhl, a drop of 1% from the year-earlier level, Jean-Marie Aurand, director general, said. … Continue reading

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What We’re Reading – May 13, 2014

Long Before Jack Daniels, George Washington Was a Whiskey Tycoon Smithsonian has a great feature on George Washington’s Distillery at Mount Vernon. It notes our first President “was a man of innovation, who rarely let an opportunity slip by.” So … Continue reading

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What We’re Reading

‘Jacksons View Themselves as Farmers First,’ Focused on Sustainability, But Run 9th Largest U.S. Wine Business Chris Rauber, a reporter for the San Francisco Business Times, spent a day at Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens north of Santa Rosa, chatting … Continue reading

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Kris Sirchio New CEO at North American Breweries

North American Breweries named Kris Sirchio chief executive, effective Monday (4/14).  He succeeds Rich Lozyniak who resigned at the end of March. Most recently, Sirchio was global chief marketing officer at Brown-Forman Corp.  Earlier he worked in marketing at Proctor … Continue reading

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Get the Recognition Your CSR Efforts Deserve

Your entire organization works hard to do right by your community.  Whether it’s a campaign to prevent drunk or underage driving, employee involvement in a community project such as cleaning up rivers or building house for Habitat for Humanity, adoption … Continue reading

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