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E. & J. Gallo Announces Acquisitions

By July 25, 2023Top News

E. & J. Gallo Winery purchased the Hahn Family Wines portfolio in June, complementing Gallo’s existing Central Coast offerings, a news release stated. The strategic investment includes the Smith & Hook, Hahn Wines and Hahn SLH brands, expressive terroir-driven, quality wines from the Santa Lucia Highlands, Arroyo Seco, Paso Robles and throughout the Central Coast. The Hahn Family Wines portfolio includes Smith & Hook, Cabernet Sauvignon and Bordeaux red blends from Paso Robles and the Central Coast; Hahn Wines, rooted in the terroir of Monterey County; and Hahn SLH wines, showcasing the character of the Santa Lucia Highlands. The company also acquired Bev and its portfolio of premium canned wines and spritzers. The acquisition comes two years after Gallo obtained exclusive U.S. distribution rights for Bev. Founded by Alix Peabody in Venice, California, Bev is a woman-led beverage brand promoting empowerment and inclusivity in beverage and beyond.

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