William Grant Completes Tullamore Dew Distillery ExpansionNovember 1, 2017
William Grant & Sons has completed a €25 million ($29m) expansion of its Tullamore Dew Irish whiskey distillery in Co. Offaly.Upgrades include a new grain distillery and state-of-the-art bottling hall. Since acquiring Tullamore Dew from C&C Group in 2010, William Grant has poured €60 million ($70m) into the distillery.
Ranked second among all Irish whiskies in the U.S. market, Tullamore Dew has more than doubled in size since 2012, rising 16% to 215,000 cases last year, according to Impact Databank. Globally, the brand topped 1 million cases for the first time last year on an increase of 8%.—Daniel MarstellerSubscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.