O’Jays Rap Diageo For The Love Of Money

June 20, 2013

Two members of the O’Jays recording group have sued Diageo and its advertising agency, Grey Global for more than $1 million alleging commercial contracts violations involving their 1974 hit “For The Love Of Money.” UNAUTHORIZED USE O’Jays members Walter Williams, Sr. and Eddie Levert say that Diageo used their performances of “For The Love Of […]

Truett-Hurst Loses Major Distributor

June 13, 2013

Truett-Hurst (Nasdaq-THST) filed the latest amendment to their troubled IPO on June 6, this after lowering its price for a second time on May 22 (Truett-Hurst Drops Offering Price Again). While most of the changes are trivial formatting and minor tweaks, the major edits point toward the loss of some major distributor support and an […]

8 Things Your Wine Business Needs To Know For Asian & Global Success

June 12, 2013

The expected slowing of growth in the main Chinese market, has received a ton of negative headlines predicting woe and collapse for wine industry marketing there. The nascent trade war between the EU and China has only helped darken the clouds overhead. Despite that, Pernod Ricard, the world’s second-largest alcoholic beverage company — and fourth-largest […]