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Bird Dog Taps New Product Pipeline With Small-Batch Offering, Flavor Extensions

Bird Dog whiskey, one of the U.S. market’s hottest spirits brands, is launching an array of new products this summer—including a small-batch Bourbon and two new flavored editions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 20, 2016

Fireball Cooling Off, But Flavored Whiskies Still Hot As Category Nears 10 Million Cases

The flavored whisk(e)y category continues to see dramatic growth, a trend that has led to an influx of new competitors. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 16, 2016

Control States Up Their Game, And Have The Volume Growth To Show For It

Control state spirits volumes rose by 2.7% last year to 49 million nine-liter cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 13, 2016

Remy Results Boosted By Strong U.S. Performance

Rémy Cointreau posted a 0.3% organic sales increase to €1.1 billion ($1.24b) for its full fiscal year through March, with Cognac growth in the U.S. offsetting struggles in other markets. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 9, 2016

House Bill Backs Bacardi’s Claim On Havana Club Trademark

As Bacardi prepares to roll out its Puerto Rico-produced Havana Club brand across the U.S. market, the rum giant may get a boost from Congress in its long-running fight with Pernod Ricard over the Havana Club trademark. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 6, 2016

Bacardi Ups Ante In Havana Club Battle, Unveiling New Expression And National Distribution

While it remains locked in a trademark battle with Pernod Ricard over the Havana Club rum label in the U.S. market, Bacardi has unveiled plans to back its Puerto Rico-produced version of its Havana Club brand with a new Anejo Clasico dark rum, a national distribution footprint and a fresh advertising campaign. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 1, 2016

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