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New Amsterdam, Tito’s Drive Solid Growth For U.S. Market’s Top 10 Vodka Brands

While vodka’s growth has been slowing over the past few years, the category’s prevalence among the U.S. market’s biggest-selling spirits brands demonstrates its continuing strength. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 13, 2017

Solid Growth In U.S. Drives Pernod To 4% Sales Gain In First Half

Pernod Ricard achieved 4% organic sales growth (+2% reported) to €5.06 billion ($5.41b) in the first half of its fiscal year, as the U.S. market drove gains while conditions improved in China, Russia and travel retail. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 9, 2017

Cuervo IPO Raises $790 Million: Report

Casa Cuervo is toasting a strong response to its initial public offering on the Mexican stock exchange, with the company reportedly raising about $790 million from investors for a combined 13% stake. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 9, 2017

Exclusive: U.S. Spirits Outperformed Beer And Wine For Fifth Consecutive Year in 2016

The U.S. spirits market expanded for the 21st consecutive year in 2016, with a modest 2.5% gain to 221 million nine-liter cases. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 6, 2017

Campari Acquires Fast-Rising Bulldog Gin

Italy’s Gruppo Campari has acquired Bulldog Gin for roughly $58 million.

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Posted in News on February 2, 2017

Scotch Looks To Break Through On The Mixology Front

Mixologists have long embraced American whiskies, but it’s been a different story for Scotch. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 2, 2017

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