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Monday 16 January 2017 loc: GB

Cachaca

Knifewielding monkey goes on drunken rampage

A capuchin monkey slurped on a bottle of cachaça and stole a foot-long knife before terrorising men at a bar in Brazil, according to reports.

Thursday, February 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Bacardi snaps up Leblon cachaça

Bacardi has taken full ownership of Leblon Holdings LLC, including its cachaça brand Leblon, the latest in a rash of acquisitions by the producer.

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 No Comments »

Family die in helicopter crash

Five people, including three members of the family that owns one of world’s bestselling cachaça brands, have died in a helicopter crash.

Monday, January 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Top 10 naughtiest alcohol ads

We count down the naughtiest advertisements ever created by booze brands to prove that sex really does sell.

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012 2 Comments »

Napa deal bolsters US and Brazilian ties

Brazil has agreed a deal with the US, which will see Napa Valley’s identity protected by Geographical Indication status.

Friday, October 5th, 2012 No Comments »

Diageo to acquire Ypioca in Brazil

Diageo has taken a foothold into the caipirinha market after reaching agreement to purchase Ypioca for £300 million.

Monday, May 28th, 2012 No Comments »

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