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Major Spirits Marketers Seize On Irish Whiskey Opportunity

Irish whiskey continues to surge, with the category advancing by double-digits both in the U.S.—its top market with a 41% share—and internationally. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 30, 2017

Exclusive: Stars Of The Drinks Industry Lead Impact’s “Blue Chip Brands”

Impact has unveiled its annual list of Blue Chip Brands, honoring the drinks business’s most successful—and enduring—brand franchises. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 11, 2017

Bacardi’s Puerto Rican Rum Distillery Back Up And Running

Bacardi has resumed production at its Puerto Rico-based rum distillery, less than two weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the island. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 10, 2017

Retailers Toast Bourbon’s Premiumization Drive

Bourbon continues to reign as one of the hottest spirits categories in the U.S., with sales hitting 20 million cases for the first time in 30 years in 2016, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on October 9, 2017

Brown-Forman’s U.S. Sales Rise 5% In First Quarter

Brown-Forman reported an underlying net sales rise of 6% to $723 million for its fiscal first quarter ended in July, with the company’s American whiskey portfolio continuing to make gains. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 30, 2017

Don Sebastiani & Sons Seeks Role In Spirits With Release Of New Tequilas

Like other top California winemakers, Don Sebastiani & Sons is seeing new opportunity in distilled spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 21, 2017

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