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Stoli Group USA Embarks On Ambitious Bartender Education Program

As the newly formed Stoli Group USA seeks to refocus its core Stolichnaya vodka brand in an effort to return it to growth, the company has unveiled a far-reaching program designed to reconnect with bartenders and reassert Stoli’s status as a classic vodka. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 21, 2014

Rémy Cointreau’s Full-Year Sales Fall 11%, Even As U.S. Premiumization Continues

Rémy Cointreau has reported an organic sales decline of 10.7% to €1.03 billion ($1.43b) for the financial year ended March 31. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 17, 2014

Wild Turkey Opens New Visitors Center, Unveils Limited Edition Bourbon

Gruppo Campari has crowned its $100 million investment in Wild Turkey with the opening of its new Wild Turkey visitor center on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail in Lawrenceburg. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 16, 2014

Grey Goose Extends With Melon Flavor

Bacardi is introducing a new flavor extension for Grey Goose, set to roll out this spring. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 16, 2014

Diageo Debuts Celebrity-Backed Haig Club Scotch

Diageo has partnered with global soccer icon David Beckham and entrepreneur Simon Fuller for the worldwide launch of Haig Club Single Grain Scotch Whisky. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 8, 2014

Interview, Part 1: Pernod Ricard USA President And CEO Bryan Fry

Pernod Ricard USA has been a key player in the U.S. market’s whisk(e)y boom. Jameson, Pernod’s flagship Irish whiskey brand, has been one of the market’s strongest performers—in any spirits category—and The Glenlivet has solidified its lead of the thriving single malt Scotch segment. But like the blended Scotch category as a whole, Pernod-owned Chivas Regal hasn’t ridden the whisk(e)y wave, and it’s struggling to hold its ground in the U.S. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 31, 2014

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