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2010-01-26 07:37:00

NAPA, Calif., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines (DC&E) recently achieved a certification from the California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) for the adoption and promised improvement of sustainable winemaking practices at its Sterling Vineyards winery and Napa Valley Vineyards. The Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing (CCSW-Certified) program aims to enhance transparency, encourage statewide participation and advance the entire...

2010-01-14 15:30:00

MIAMI, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHAT: Diageo's specially commissioned 727 relief airliner will depart for Haiti with more than 45,000 pounds of humanitarian aid supplies including food supplies such as beans, rice, cooking oil, and Ensure, as well as two WHO-sanctioned emergency health kits. Join us for a press briefing as relief supplies are loaded onto the plane. WHO: Diageo, the world's leading spirits,...

2009-12-14 09:14:00

NAPA, Calif., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Four Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines (DC&E) facilities were recently named winners of California's Waste Reduction Awards Program (WRAP) in recognition of their green initiatives. Beaulieu Vineyard has been the recipient of the prestigious WRAP award 17 times, and this year Sterling Vineyards and the DC&E Wines Carneros Bottling and Distribution Center were recognized a second time for accomplishments in reducing their...

2009-08-28 08:00:00

NAPA, Calif., Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Beaulieu Vineyard, a leading Napa Valley vintner with over 100 years of excellence in winemaking, will once again be the featured wine of the 61st Primetime Emmy(R) Awards Governors Ball to be held on September 20, 2009 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles immediately following the Primetime Emmy telecast. This is the sixth consecutive year BV wine has been featured at the Emmy celebrations and the fourth year Beaulieu Vineyard has been...

2009-07-28 08:00:00

NAPA, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Sterling Vineyards, the landmark Napa Valley winery, announced the seventh annual outdoor summer movie season to benefit the Stars & Vines Fund with the Napa Valley Community Foundation. Through the generosity of co-sponsor NBC Universal(R), the 2009 Sterling Silver Screen Series will feature classic and "neo-classic" films in a variety of genres, from the Universal archives. In the past six years of summer movies, the nonprofit program has raised...

2009-07-09 16:27:00

NORWALK, Conn., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In an ongoing effort to make environmentally friendly upgrades to its Plainfield, IL facility, Diageo (NYSE: DEO), the world's leading spirits, wine and beer company, is seeing significant energy savings from a lighting initiative that was completed last year in order to reduce kilowatt-hours (KWH) and carbon emissions (CO2). Last year, 62 460-watt metal halide lighting fixtures were replaced with 62 351-watt fluorescent light fixtures....

2009-06-17 04:00:00

Company Signs Supply Chain Management Contract and IT Outsourcing Contract Extension FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) today announced that it has been selected to design, develop and implement a new worldwide supply chain management solution for Diageo, the world's leading premium alcoholic drinks company that includes brands such as Johnnie Walker, Guinness and Smirnoff. The 4.5-year agreement has an estimated value of $7 million. (Logo:...

2009-04-22 14:55:00

Diageo Employees Across North America Partner with Community Organizations to Promote Environmental Responsibility NORWALK, Conn., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As part of its ongoing commitment to the environment, Diageo, the world's leading spirits, wine and beer company, announced today its commitment to a variety of initiatives across North America aimed at celebrating Earth Day. Employees from Norwalk, CT, Plainfield, IL and Amherstberg, ON will all be working with organizations...

2009-02-19 14:25:00

Sterling Vineyards is the toast of Exclusive Oscar Night Celebrations in Hollywood NAPA, Calif., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo Chateau & Estate Wines Company, a leading producer of premium wines, and a sponsor of the Elton John AIDS Foundation, will provide wines by Sterling Vineyards for the EJAF gala dinner and Academy Awards Viewing Party for the third consecutive year. Additionally, for the 6th consecutive year, Sterling Vineyards will be the featured wine at the Academy Awards'...

2008-08-13 09:00:33

MONTEREY, Calif., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Chalone Vineyard, a recognized pioneer and the oldest bonded winery in Monterey County, is aiding wildlife preservation efforts through the release of a limited edition 2006 Chalone Vineyard Estate Syrah Blend. The wine, which was created with a commemorative Condor label, is a joint partnership with the Ventana Wildlife Society (VWS) benefiting the California Condor. The Pinnacles is one of the VWS release sites for the California Condor. Chalone...


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