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Daily Archive: April 25, 2013

Impact Databank: Upscale Brands Drive Bourbon’s U.S. Growth

With the U.S. market’s whisk(e)y renaissance in full swing, the Bourbon category expanded by 650,000 cases last year, rising an aggregate 4% to 16.8 million cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 25, 2013

Pernod Ricard Notes Tougher Global Climate, But U.S. Sales Remain On Rise

Pernod Ricard posted net sales up 4% organically to €6.7 billion ($8.8b) in the nine months through March, representing the first three quarters of its fiscal year, with the U.S. remaining strong amidst slower growth in many global markets. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for April 25, 2013

•Lori Tieszen has been named vice president of marketing at Stoli Group USA, effective June 3. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 25, 2013

NEWS ALERT: Twin Liquors Releases Statement On Federal Raid

Following yesterday’s raid by federal agents of the Austin, Texas headquarters of retailer Twin Liquors, the chain’s owners, David and Margaret Jabour, released a statement this evening, saying they’re still unaware of the raid’s purpose, but are cooperating with the investigation. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 25, 2013