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As Scotland’s Vote On Independence Nears, Scotch Whisky Industry Faces Uncertainty

With Scotland voters set to go to the polls tomorrow, Scotch whisky’s biggest players have mostly refrained from taking an official position on the country’s independence referendum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 17, 2014

News Briefs for September 16, 2014

•Diageo has opened its new Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Experience visitors center at Louisville’s Stitzel-Weller Distillery—part of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail tour—and announced plans for further investment at the site, including the addition of a small batch craft still and finishing center. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 16, 2014

News Briefs for September 12, 2014

Pabst Brewing, which has been rumored to be on the selling block for several months, is now in serious talks to be acquired by a group led by private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners, the Wall Street Journal reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 12, 2014

Diageo Cuts Ribbon On New Guinness Brewhouse

Diageo has opened a new €169 million ($218m) brewhouse at its Guinness production center, the St. James’s Gate Brewery, in Dublin. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 11, 2014

Running Dry: As Bourbon Booms, Suppliers Now Hard-Pressed To Keep Up With Demand

When Trey Zoeller founded boutique American whiskey brand Jefferson’s Bourbon in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1997, he had no intention of building his own distillery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 9, 2014

News Briefs for September 8, 2014

•Diageo’s Cîroc vodka has extended its flavored range with the launch of Cîroc Pineapple. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 8, 2014

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