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News Briefs for April 16, 2019

•Bruichladdich Islay Barley 2011, Mister Sam Blended Whiskey, a revamped Balblair range, and a new offering from Blade & Bow are among the bottlings profiled in Whisky Advocate’s latest whisky roundup. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 16, 2019

Diageo’s U.S. Sales Rise 5% In First Half, As Whiskies, Tequila Drive Gains

Diageo posted solid growth in the U.S. market in its fiscal first half ended in December, as sales in its core U.S. spirits business rose 5%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 31, 2019

Impact’s “Hot Prospect” Vodkas Show The Way Forward For Category

While vodka has been overshadowed by the robust growth of brown spirits lately, the category continues to grow, having expanded its U.S. depletions by nearly 7 million cases over the past five years, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 13, 2018

News Briefs for October 5, 2018

•In case you missed yesterday’s News Alert, Beam Suntory has named Albert Baladi to succeed Matt Shattock as CEO, effective April 2019. Baladi, who has been with Beam Suntory since 2011, is currently the spirits giant’s COO and president for North America. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 5, 2018

Diageo’s U.S. Sales Rise 3%, As Whisk(e)y Growth Offsets Vodka Struggles

Diageo has posted a 3% increase in its U.S. business for the 12 months through June, as solid growth across a number of whisk(e)y brands overcame ongoing softness in the vodka category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 26, 2018

Diageo’s Cîroc Enters Brandy Category

Diageo’s Cîroc brand is branching out beyond vodka to enter the brandy category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 11, 2018

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