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Rum Loses Ground In U.S., But $15-And-Up Segment Enjoys Progress, Sees Upside

Despite consumer tastes in the U.S. moving in the direction of aged spirits and full-flavored offerings, the rum category has been slow to make meaningful volume advances in recent years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 23, 2015

Chivas Brothers Opens New Dalmunach Distillery In Speyside

Pernod Ricard’s Chivas Brothers unit has upped its Scotch whisky production capacity with the opening of its new Dalmunach distillery in Speyside. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 22, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: Diageo North America President Larry Schwartz To Retire After Illustrious 40-Year Drinks Industry Career

Diageo North America president Larry Schwartz has announced his retirement, 40 years to the day after he began his illustrious career in the drinks industry. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 15, 2015

Brown Spirits Ramp Up Innovation Efforts, As Flavored Vodka Shifts Gears

With vodka’s growth cooling and the whisk(e)y renaissance in full swing, brown spirits are leading innovation efforts across the U.S. market, courting both connoisseurs with upscale, craft-like offerings and neophytes with a variety of entry-level and flavored options. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 12, 2015

News Briefs for June 10, 2015

•Diageo’s Tanqueray gin has unveiled a new juniper-forward limited edition, Tanqueray Bloomsbury. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 10, 2015

News Briefs for June 9, 2015

•Pernod Ricard will invest €17 million ($19m) in Irish Distillers’ Fox and Geese bottling facility, which handles Irish whiskey brands Jameson, Paddy and Powers, Ireland’s The Journal reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 9, 2015

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