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Glenfiddich, The Balvenie Rising Fast Amid The Single Malt Boom

As single malt Scotch continues to expand in the U.S., William Grant & Sons’ Glenfiddich and The Balvenie are enjoying rapid growth, with both brands well outpacing the overall category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 2, 2017

News Briefs for September 25, 2017

•California’s Foley Family Wines has named former Jackson Family Wines president Hugh Reimers as chief administrative officer, with plans to eventually transition him to the role of president. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 25, 2017

News Briefs for September 14, 2017

•Diageo’s Baileys Irish Cream Liqueur has released Pumpkin Spice, a fall seasonal offering. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 14, 2017

News Briefs for June 5, 2017

•Total Wine & More has launched a campaign aimed at changing Massachusetts’ alcohol laws, which the retailer says are out-of-date and unfriendly to consumers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 5, 2017

Interview: Jonathan Yusen On William Grant & Sons’ Super-Premium Success

William Grant & Sons has enjoyed consistent double-digit growth in the U.S. market in recent years, thanks in part to the upscale, craft-like positioning of its spirits portfolio. Standout brands include Glenfiddich single malt Scotch, Tullamore Dew Irish whiskey, Milagro Tequila and Hendrick’s gin, all of which showed combined growth of nearly 150,000 cases in the U.S. market last year, according to Impact Databank. SND associate editor Christina Jelski recently caught up with Jonathan Yusen, William Grant & Sons’ president and managing director for North America, to discuss the portfolio and plans for the coming year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 7, 2016

Riding Single Malt Boom, Glenfiddich Mounts Innovation Push

With single malt far outpacing overall Scotch sales—up 9% in the U.S. last year, compared with a 0.4% decline for the total category, according to Impact Databank—William Grant & Sons’ Glenfiddich has been among the key growth drivers. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 3, 2016

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