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Craft Distiller Wyoming Whiskey Maps National Expansion Plans

Since launching in late 2012, Wyoming Whiskey has expanded to 28 states, and the Kirby, Wyoming-based company tells SND its sales are on track to more than triple this year. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 24, 2015

Diageo Finds Its Entrepreneurial Streak With Fresh Strategies For Product Development

Seeking to diversify on the new product front, Diageo is now deploying some entrepreneurial strategies that differ starkly from the development systems used for its major brands. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 18, 2015

Gruppo Campari Sales Rise 4% In U.S., As Wild Turkey, Jamaican Rums Make Gains

Gruppo Campari saw solid progress across much of its U.S. portfolio in the nine months through September, leading to a 4% increase in sales. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 11, 2015

Bacardi Goes On Offensive In Spiced Rum Segment With New Push For Oakheart

Bacardi is undertaking a new effort in the spiced rum category, backing its Oakheart offshoot with a campaign intended to steal share from dominant competitor Captain Morgan. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 10, 2015

Regal Apple Emerges As A New Growth Driver For Crown Royal

Diageo’s Crown Royal Regal Apple experienced instant success in the flavored whisk(e)y segment after launching just under a year ago, and the upstart continues to be a strong driver of growth for the market’s largest Canadian whisky franchise. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 6, 2015

Scotch Exports Slip 3%, But Industry Sees Growth On The Horizon

Scotch whisky exports continued to decline in the six months through June, falling 3% by both volume and value—to 517 million bottles and £1.7 billion ($2.6b), respectively—but the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) says it sees “clear evidence” of improving conditions for the category, despite some economic headwinds. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 5, 2015

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