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Walgreens: Beverage Alcohol Powerhouse

After exiting the beverage alcohol category in the 1990s, Walgreens, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain, has returned with a vengeance. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 22, 2017

News Briefs for June 16, 2017

•Beam Suntory Inc. is commemorating Knob Creek’s 25-year history with the release of a new 25th Anniversary Bourbon. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 16, 2017

Interview, Part 2: Suntory Holdings’ Takeshi Niinami

In the second part of our interview with Takeshi Niinami, the Suntory Holdings president and CEO discusses how Beam Suntory is addressing skyrocketing demand for Japanese whiskies, and how the company’s upscale single malt Scotch lineup fits into the portfolio mix. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 16, 2017

Bourbon’s Super-Premium Players Fuel The Category’s Growth

The Bourbon boom continues to accelerate in the U.S. market, driven by the super-premium segment. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2017

Beam Suntory Achieves Mid-Single Digit Growth Amid Strong Results In Americas

Beam Suntory posted mid-single digit growth in 2016, driven by what parent company Suntory Holdings Ltd. called a strong performance in the Americas region. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 14, 2017

Beam Suntory Chairman Denies Discord With Suntory Holdings As Integration Continues

Speaking in New York yesterday, Beam Suntory chairman and CEO Matt Shattock said press reports of tension between the Beam and Suntory management teams over the summer were “overblown,” and predicted bright skies ahead for the company. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 11, 2016

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