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Glazer's heads to US Virgin Islands with Premier 25 Sep 2012

Glazer’s has teamed with Premier Wines and Spirits to set up a distribution venture in the US Virgin Islands.


Diageo's Captain Morgan rum subsidy row rumbles on 11 Sep 2012

Diageo has moved to defend once again its rum partnership with the US Virgin Islands, after renewed calls for a review of the tie-up that sees it benefit from rebates on some of the rum it sells in the US.


Diageo opens Captain Morgan facility 23 Nov 2010

Diageo has officially opened its controversial Captain Morgan rum distillery in the US Virgin Islands.


Diageo slams Bacardi over Virgin Islands rum deal 24 Feb 2010

Diageo has launched a scathing attack on rival drinks group Bacardi, accusing the rum group of conducting a clandestine “campaign of misinformation” against Diageo's plan to move rum operations to the US Virgin Islands.


Diageo sign warehouse construction deal 18 Feb 2009

Diageo has signed an agreement to purchase land to build two 100,000 square foot barrel warehouses for maturing Captain Morgan rum in the US Virgin Islands.


Diageo lines up Captain Morgan rum distillery site 12 Jan 2009

Diageo has secured a site in the US Virgin Islands for the construction of its previously-announced Captain Morgan rum distillery.