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Constellation Brands makes $20 million investment in California wineries

Projects include expanding crushing capacity, adding new bottling lines
September 26, 2013

Constellation Brands Inc., Victor, N.Y., announced plans to invest more than $20 million in several of its California wineries and vineyard operations to expand its growing, crushing, fermenting, storing and bottling capacities.


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Heineken’s holiday program invites consumers to ‘Celebrate Together’

Beer brand releases holiday packaging as part of promotion
September 25, 2013

White Plains, N.Y.-based Heineken USA, a subsidiary of Heineken International BV, announced this year’s “Celebrate Together” holiday program scheduled to hit retail outlets beginning Nov. 1. At the center of the program, limited-edition bottle labels and promotional packaging on Heineken Lager 12-packs will be available to enhance the holiday experience and drive repeat visits to retail outlets throughout November and December, the company says.


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Starbucks introduces single-origin coffee from Ethiopia

New Ethiopia offering celebrates the birthplace of coffee
September 24, 2013

Seattle-based Starbucks Coffee Co. launched its latest single-origin coffee: Ethiopia.


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Real Water launches limited-edition pink bottle to support Susan G. Komen

Brand partners with America’s Got Talent judge Mel B to promote breast cancer awareness
September 24, 2013

Las Vegas-based Real Water announced a new venture with one of its brand ambassadors and partners Melanie Brown to benefit Susan G. Komen. Brown, also known as Mel B, is a pop star and judge on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent.” Together Real Water and Mel B have designed a limited-edition pink bottle in support of Komen’s mission to save lives and end breast cancer forever.


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Dunkin’ Donuts celebrates National Coffee Day

Company promotes holiday with app and other promotions
September 23, 2013

Canton, Mass.-based Dunkin’ Brands will celebrate National Coffee Day, which is Sunday, Sept. 29, by treating fans to a free small cup of Dunkin’ Donuts hot or iced coffee via a mobile offer eligible at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants throughout the United States.


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‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ author launches wine collection

Products play on characters’ passion for wine in the book
September 23, 2013

Pulling influence from her popular book series “Fifty Shades of Grey,” author E L James created Fifty Shades of Grey Red Satin and White Silk wines.


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Double Cola announces ‘The Great Outdoors Sweepstakes’

Brand partners with L2 Boards to promote water sports
September 23, 2013

Chattanooga, Tenn.-based The Double Cola Co.’s Double Cola brand launched “The Great Outdoors Sweepstakes,” a promotion encouraging Chattanooga and the surrounding area consumers to celebrate the outdoor lifestyle. The sweepstakes is hosted in partnership with L2 Boards, an outdoor retailer also based in Chattanooga that offers stand-up paddle board (SUP) and kayak rentals and lessons as well as longboards and slacklines for purchase.


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Beverage companies respond to flooding in Colorado

Brand owners donate water, money to relief effort
September 20, 2013

In response to the recent flooding in Colorado, beverage companies are donating to the affected communities to help with the relief effort.


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Hispanic consumers crucial to adult beverage industry, Technomic says

Spirits, wine and beer preferences will influence trends
September 19, 2013

At nearly 33 million, U.S. Hispanics of legal drinking age (LDA) are important adult beverage consumers, and their influence will expand rapidly, according to Chicago-based Technomic Inc.’s “Special Trends in Adult Beverage (TAB) Report: Hispanic Consumer Insights.” By 2015, Hispanics will account for 15 percent of the total U.S. LDA population; by 2045, one-quarter of the U.S. LDA population will be Hispanic, it reports.


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Heineken USA cross-promotes Beers of Mexico variety pack for holidays

Beers of Mexico includes Dos Equis Lager, Tecate and Sol brands
September 17, 2013

In preparation for the holiday season ahead, White Plains, N.Y.-based Heineken USA will launch a holiday program for its Beers of Mexico variety packs from Nov. 1 through Dec. 31.


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