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New Whisk(e)y-Themed Fund’s Shares Lagging, But Top Players Bullish On Category

The team behind a new whisk(e)y-themed exchange-traded fund (ETF) rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange earlier this week, but so far there’s been little to celebrate. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 23, 2016

Sazerac Acquires Tennessee Distillery To Boost Whiskey Production

Sazerac Co., the second-largest spirits marketer in the U.S. by volume, according to Impact Databank, has acquired a distillery located in Newport, Tennessee. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 22, 2016

News Briefs for December 21, 2016

•Trinchero Family Estates has acquired Mason Cellars, owners of Pomelo and Three Pears wines, for an undisclosed price. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 21, 2016

Diageo Looks To Update Single Malt Marketing For A New Generation

Single malt Scotch whisky has long leveraged its historical mystique to burnish a reputation as one of the drinks industry’s most prestigious categories. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 14, 2016

Whisky Advocate Names American, Canadian And Irish Whiskies Of the Year

Whisky Advocate named Beam Suntory’s Booker’s Rye (68.1% abv, $300) as its American Whiskey Of The Year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 12, 2016

News Briefs for December 9, 2016

•Illinois-based importer Winesellers, Ltd. has added Spanish vermouth Bodegas Oliveros to its portfolio. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 9, 2016

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