just Five Years Ago: Bacardi takes a stake in Patron Spirits

By James Wilmore | 30 July 2013

Five years ago this week, it emerged that Bacardi had agreed to acquire a minority stake in premium Tequila producer Patron Spirits.

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Five years ago this week, it emerged that Bacardi had agreed to acquire a minority stake in premium Tequila producer Patron Spirits.

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