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57 min ago | Business Journal

New North American Breweries CEO looks to grow brands

Sirchio, this week, has taken over the CEO post for North American Breweries -- the Rochester, NY company whose adult beverage portfolio includes Genny, Labatt, Dundee Ales & Lagers and Original Honey Brown Lager.

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Related Topix: Rochester, NY, Duke University, Beverages, Marketing

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Cramer's Lightning Round - I Was Too Bullish On LinkedIn

Teva Pharmaceuticals : "Sell half...I'm not so worried about its Copaxone drug. So why sell half at all? Because you have made a great profit and the market is uncertain."

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Related Topix: Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Transportation, Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Arena Pharmaceuticals

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Motley Fool

Why a Jack Daniel's and French Cognac Pairing Just Might Make Sense for Brown-Forman

Shares were trading a hair above what they were on April 4, when financial blog Betaville broke the news that investment banking advisors for the two companies have reportedly been having "tentative discussions" about a buyout.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Drink, Whiskey, Liquor

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Just-Drinks.com

US: FIFCO appoints ex-Brown Forman exec as North American Breweries CEO

Florida Ice & Farm Co has appointed a former Brown-Forman chief marketing officer to lead its North American Breweries unit.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Marketing

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Business Journal

Woodford Reserve opens expanded visitors center

Woodford Reserve Distillery , owned by Louisville-based Brown-Forman , opened its newly expanded and renovated visitors center in Versailles, Ky., Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Louisville, KY, Versailles, KY, Woodford County, KY

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Reuters

Brown-Forman among those eyeing Whyte & Mackay - sources

U.S. drinks company Brown-Forman is one of several parties considering second-round bids for the Whyte & Mackay whisky business, expected to fetch around 350 million pounds , said three people familiar with the matter.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Just-Drinks.com

Comment - Brown-Forman: Has the Prey become the Hunter?

It wasn't that long ago that Brown-Forman was put forward as the next company to get swallowed up in the so-called wave of consolidation that is poised to wash over the global spirits industry.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising

USA Today

Whiskey, bourbon boost Kentucky forest industry

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Related Topix: Kentucky, Drink, Bourbon Whiskey, Liquor, Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Louisville, KY

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Shares in Remy Cointreau surge, traders cite bid talk

Shares in Remy Cointreau surged early Friday, with traders citing speculation that Brown-Forman, the U.S maker of Jack Daniel's whisky was mulling a bid for the French luxury cognac company.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Just-Drinks.com

GLOBAL: Brown-Forman unveils Southern Comfort website

Brown-Forman has launched a new website for its Southern Comfort brand that gives consumers the chance to win a mug with their face on it.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Motley Fool

Diageo Lobs New Grenade in Whiskey Wars

In what looks like an attempt by the state to put its thumb on the scale to help local distiller Brown-Forman press its case for how Tennessee whiskey is made, the state's alcoholic beverage commission sent Diageo a letter charging it with violating a 1937 law that requires distillers store their spirits either in the county where they're ... (more)

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Related Topix: Drink, Whiskey, Liquor, Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Coffee County, TN, Bourbon Whiskey

Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Motley Fool

Brown-Forman Wins Latest Round in Whiskey Rebellion

Like the Hatfield-McCoy feud, the warring over a protectionist whiskey law passed in Tennessee at the behest of Brown-Forman has been sharp and bitter.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

WAVE-TV Louisville

Two Steps Forward, One Back

The face of west Louisville will be a lot different next year during the Thanksgiving holidays.

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Related Topix: Louisville, KY, Beverages, Opinion

Time

Tennessee Won't Redefine Whiskey This Year

The existing law's definition of Tennessee Whiskey is based largely on Jack Daniel's distillation process, to the chagrin of rival distiller George Dickel and its owner, Diageo.

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Related Topix: Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, US Politics, Mark Green, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Just-Drinks.com

Comment - Spirits - Are We Running Out of Casks?

As the Scotch whisky industry appears to expand with gay abandon, Ian Buxton takes a look up the supply chain and asks if there's enough wood in them thar hills to hold the stuff.

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Related Topix: Diageo, Beverages

WTVF Nashville

Tennessee News Minute

House and Senate committees are scheduled to take up bills seeking to undo the legal definition of Tennessee whiskey enacted last year.

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Related Topix: Drink, Whiskey, Liquor, Louisville, KY, Beverages

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Denver Post

Making of Tennessee whiskey spurs worries over competition

If it isn't fermented in Tennessee from mash of at least 51 percent corn, aged in new charred oak barrels, filtered through maple charcoal and bottled at a minimum of 80 proof, it isn't Tennessee whiskey.

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Related Topix: Drink, Whiskey, Liquor, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Bourbon Whiskey, Louisville, KY, Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Advertising

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Home

Spirited whiskey debate spills over in Tennessee

Jeff Arnett, the master distiller at the Jack Daniel Distillery in Lynchburg, Tenn., fills a bottle with whiskey after drilling a hole in a barrel in one of the aging houses at the distillery.

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Related Topix: Drink, Whiskey, Liquor, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Bourbon Whiskey

Pasadena Star-News

Spirited whiskey debate spills over in Tennessee

A year-long fight among state legislators over the definition of true Tennessee whiskey is spilling over to the international distilled spirits business, dividing both Tennessee's powerful whiskey interests and multinational corporations battling for billions of dollars in global market share.

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Related Topix: Drink, Whiskey, Liquor, Tennessee Government, Tennessee, Beverages, Brown-Forman  , Lopez Foods, Food, Advertising, Bourbon Whiskey

Business Journal

Taste of Derby Festival approaches final turn

The 27th annual event is set for 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9, in the Hall of Fame Pavilion at Louisville Slugger Field.

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