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Spirits Capital Partners Does Another Deal, This Time With Polish Vodka Brand Spud

Spirits Capital Partners (SCP), the drinks investment firm led by industry veteran Todd Martin, has announced its second new partnership in as many weeks. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 21, 2015

Rémy Cointreau Rebounds In Fourth Quarter With Double-Digit Sales Growth

After facing declining sales for the first nine months of its fiscal year, Rémy Cointreau posted a sharp turnaround, with organic sales up 23.4%, to around €224 million ($238m), for its fourth quarter ended March 31. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 15, 2015

Special Report: With Volume Flat, Imported Vodka Marketers Focus On Increasing Value

Imported vodka continued its recent streak of dwindling volume gains in the U.S. last year, with a volume total that failed to move beyond the roughly 26.2 million cases reached in 2013, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 14, 2015

Bacardi Cuts North America Staff By 10%

As part of an ongoing cost-cutting initiative, Bacardi Ltd. is laying off roughly 10% of its North America staff. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 9, 2015

Deep Eddy’s Ascent, Part 1: Flavors Fuel Upswing For Texas Vodka

Austin, Texas-based Impact “Hot Brand” Deep Eddy vodka has defied the odds in an ultra-competitive U.S. vodka category recently, achieving nearly 130% growth in 2014 to 330,000 cases, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 7, 2015

Bacardi Confirms Stake In Artisan Scotch Player Compass Box

Just two days after entering the Bourbon category with its acquisition of Angel’s Envy, Bacardi Ltd. has confirmed another investment in the whisk(e)y space. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 1, 2015

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