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Cicerone Certification Program Announces New Business Development Manager for Latin America

The Cicerone® Certification Program today announced the addition of a new staff member based in Latin America. Josemaria “Chema” Mora will work with breweries, importers, retailers, and beer and culinary education organizations to promote Cicerone’s Spanish language programs and products. He will act as a point person for Latin American customer support activities, including remote and in-person visits to businesses, technical meetings, and tradeshows.

Ardagh Group Launches 1st 12 Oz. Clear Beer Bottles on BuyOurBottles Website

Ardagh Group, Glass – North America, a division of Ardagh Group (NYSE: ARD) and a leading producer of glass containers for the food and beverage industries in the United States, today announced the addition of a 12oz clear (flint) beer bottle to its BOBTM site (

Iron Heart Canning Adds Service to Upstate New York

Canning just got easier for craft breweries across upstate New York. Iron Heart Canning Company LLC, a mobile beverage packager serving breweries, cideries, wineries and small-batch coffee roasters, is launching a new location in Rochester, N.Y. ― Made Official June 12th.

Vistaar Technologies Signs Two Roads Brewing as First Beer Client

Vistaar Technologies, Inc. (Vistaar), a leading provider of pricing and promotion software in the beverage alcohol industry, today announced the addition of its first beer customer, Two Roads Brewing Company (Two Roads), to the company’s growing list of customers. Known as one of the fastest growing craft beer companies and its Road Less Traveled philosophy, Two Roads plans to deploy Vistaar’s price structure management (PSM) SaaS solution.

Saddle Creek Announces CEO Succession Plan

Saddle Creek Logistics Services ( announced today the company’s CEO succession plan. Mark Cabrera, Saddle Creek’s current senior vice president and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will take on the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) in anticipation of succeeding current CEO Cliff Otto upon his retirement.

Alfa Laval Offers Valve Matrix Solutions

A valve matrix – also known as valve cluster – is a great option for maximizing process efficiency through optimized flow management.

YCH HOPS Hires New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of Yakima Chief – Hopunion (YCH HOPS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Goettl as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 15, 2017.

Can Manufacturers Institute Appoints New Chairman

The Can Manufacturers Institute’s Board of Directors elected Jim Peterson, senior vice president, Ball Corporation; chief operating officer, food and aerosol packaging, its new chairman. Peterson succeeds Tom Snyder, president, Silgan Containers.