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Interview: Luxco President And COO David Bratcher

St. Louis-based spirits marketer Luxco has been investing heavily on the infrastructure front. Earlier this year, the company opened its $35-million Lux Row Distillers whiskey facility in Bardstown, Kentucky, the new home for the Ezra Brooks, Rebel Yell, David Nicholson, and Blood Oath brands. Ezra Brooks and Rebel Yell rose 19% to 260,000 cases and 16% to 106,000 cases last year, respectively, according to Impact Databank. Luxco is also set to open a new Tequila distillery in Jalisco, Mexico, and it recently acquired a controlling interest in Derry, Ireland’s Niche Drinks for an undisclosed sum. The Niche Drinks deal included a site for a new Irish whiskey distillery, which will be the home of Luxco’s The Quiet Man brand. SND senior editor Christina Jelski recently spoke with Luxco president and COO David Bratcher to discuss the company’s forward-looking agenda. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 7, 2018

News Briefs for April 17, 2018

•St. Louis-based Luxco has acquired a controlling interest in Derry, Ireland’s Niche Drinks for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 17, 2018

News Briefs for April 13, 2018

•Constellation’s Cooper & Thief wine brand is set to release a new Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc aged in ex-Tequila barrels. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 13, 2018

News Briefs for March 14, 2018

•Palm Bay International has introduced two new red blend offerings under its Roscato brand. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 14, 2018

News Briefs for February 27, 2018

•Diageo’s Johnnie Walker has launched a Jane Walker Edition of Johnnie Walker Black. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 27, 2018

Luxco Boosts Whiskey Business With New Bardstown Distillery

Bardstown, Kentucky’s newest whiskey distillery quietly filled its first barrel on January 10th, 2018. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 22, 2018

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