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With New Bacardi Partnership, Teeling Irish Whiskey Eyes U.S. Expansion

In September, Bacardi Ltd. entered the Irish whiskey category by agreeing to become the exclusive U.S. importer for the Teeling brand and taking a minority stake in Teeling as part of the deal. Teeling, whose core portfolio is comprised of its “Trinity”—the Small Batch, Single Grain and Single Malt labels ($40-$60)—was previously partnered with Infinium Spirits in the U.S. market. This year, the Teeling portfolio is projected to reach about 20,000 cases in the U.S. SND recently spoke with co-founder Jack Teeling about the new partnership with Bacardi and the road ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 10, 2017

Bacardi’s Puerto Rican Rum Distillery Back Up And Running

Bacardi has resumed production at its Puerto Rico-based rum distillery, less than two weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the island. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 10, 2017

Mahesh Madhavan Officially Takes Over As Bacardi CEO

Following a seven-month transition period, Mahesh Madhavan has officially become CEO of Bacardi Ltd., taking over for outgoing chief executive Michael Dolan. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 2, 2017

Florida Lawmakers Seek Review Of Havana Club Trademark Case

A Florida Congressional delegation is seeking to reverse a 2016 decision granting Pernod Ricard and its Cuban partner, Cubaexport, a license to register the Havana Club rum trademark in the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 31, 2017

Bacardi Names Vergara To New Role, Reshuffles Global Management Team

Bacardi Ltd has appointed Mauricio Vergara as senior vice president-commercial for Bacardi USA. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 6, 2017

Exclusive: Bacardi Taps Company Veteran Mahesh Madhavan As CEO, Effective April 2018

Bacardi Ltd. has appointed a 20-year company veteran, Mahesh Madhavan, as its new CEO. Madhavan, who’s now Bacardi’s regional president of Asia, Middle East and Africa, will take over from current CEO Mike Dolan on April 1, 2018. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 6, 2017

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