A lawsuit was brought against Southern Glazer’s with a laundry list of accusations including charging customers taxes for liquor they hadn’t purchased, secretly providing customer data to third parties, and allowing employees to buy alcohol on existing accounts without the accounts’ knowledge.
Amazon has launched a wine brand called “Next,” which is being produced exclusively for them by King Vintners. The wine range includes a Pinot Gris, a red blend, and a Pinot Noir.
Researchers at the University of Manchester have discovered a strain of yeast that has adapted to withstand cooler conditions at the foothills of the French Alps. This opens up a number of interesting opportunities for lager brewers because lager is fermented at cooler temperatures and cold stored.
Moët Hennessy has won their case against the auction house Acker Merrall & Condit for presenting a counterfeit bottle of Krug Collection 1947 in its catalogue at an auction in Hong Kong.