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Pernod Ricard to divest Domecq brands to Emperador Venture French drinks giant Pernod Ricard has agreed to divest its Domecq brandies and wines to Emparador Group and Gonzalez Byass for an undisclosed sum. Alcoholic Beverages > Spirits > News
Pernod Ricard to divest Domecq brands to Emperador Venture By DBR Staff Writer
French drinks giant Pernod Ricard has agreed to divest its Domecq brandies and wines to Emparador Group and Gonzalez Byass for an undisclosed sum.
Alcoholic Beverages > Spirits > News Eastside Distilling secures import approval for China Portland's Eastside Distilling has secured approval from the Chinese government to export its brands to China.
News Big Rock Brewery appoints interim CFO Big Rock Brewery has appointed Tracie Noble as interim chief financial officer (CFO) effective 30 December 2016.
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Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz stepping down Starbucks announced that Kevin Johnson, president and COO and a 7-year member of the Starbucks Board of Directors, will expand his responsibilities and assume the role and responsibilities of president and CEO, effective 3 April 2017.
Non-alcoholic Beverages > Hot Drinks > News Rémy Cointreau to buy Westland American single malt whiskey By DBR Staff Writer
French alcoholic beverage firm Remy Cointreau Group has agreed to acquire the assets of Westland Distillery, an American single malt whiskey distillery operating in Seattle, Washington.
Alcoholic Beverages > Spirits > News Pabst Brewing appoints new CEO North America’s largest privately held brewing firm Pabst Brewing Company has appointed Simon Thorpe as its new chief executive officer (CEO).
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Pernod Ricard to divest Domecq brands to Emperador Venture
By DBR Staff Writer
French drinks giant Pernod Ricard has agreed to divest its Domecq brandies and wines to Emparador Group and Gonzalez Byass for an undisclosed sum.
Alcoholic Beverages > Spirits > News
Big Rock Brewery appoints interim CFO
Big Rock Brewery has appointed Tracie Noble as interim chief financial officer (CFO) effective 30 December 2016.
Alcoholic Beverages > Beer > News

Non-alcoholic

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz stepping down
Starbucks announced that Kevin Johnson, president and COO and a 7-year member of the Starbucks Board of Directors, will expand his responsibilities and assume the role and responsibilities of president and CEO, effective 3 April 2017.
Non-alcoholic Beverages > Hot Drinks > News
Coca-Cola opens first bottling plant in Gaza
Coca-Cola and its Palestinian franchise operator, National Beverage Company (NBC), have opened a $20m bottling plant in Gaza.
Non-alcoholic Beverages > Soft Drinks > News

Technology

Plastipak and AriZona Beverage partner to commercialize ThermoShape system in US
By DBR Staff Writer
AriZona Beverages and Plastipak have partnered to commercialize the first ThermoShape system in the US.
Technology > Packaging > News
UPM Raflatac introduces new Ice and Ice Premium label stock for wines
By DBR Staff Writer
UPM Raflatac has launched a new range of label stock products designed to meet the exacting standards of the wine industry in the European market.
Technology > Packaging > News

Markets & Regulations

Eastside Distilling secures import approval for China
Portland's Eastside Distilling has secured approval from the Chinese government to export its brands to China.
News
SodaStream rejects IBWA's gag order
SodaStream has rejected a cease and desist letter from the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) that demands the company take down its new video campaign, which targets bottled water from an environmental perspective.
Non-alcoholic Beverages > Soft Drinks > News