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News Briefs for April 24, 2017

•Italy’s Tenuta Luce della Vite has acquired a new 135-acre property in Montalcino, including 27 acres of vineyards currently in production, from Swiss-owned Logrono. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 24, 2017

Bourbon’s Super-Premium Players Fuel The Category’s Growth

The Bourbon boom continues to accelerate in the U.S. market, driven by the super-premium segment. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 20, 2017

Irish Distillers Pouring $11M Into Midleton Expansion

Pernod Ricard’s Irish Distillers unit is investing €10.5 million ($11m) in its Midleton Distillery in Co. Cork, Ireland, intending to grow the facility’s single pot still capacity by more than 30%. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 19, 2017

Top Whisk(e)y Brands Make Big Gains In 2016, Sparked By Innovation

The U.S. market’s top-selling whisk(e)y brands were all solidly on the rise in 2016.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 12, 2017

Irish Whiskey Set For Major Expansion As Investment Soars

With the Irish whiskey category in high gear—easily crossing 3 million cases in the U.S. in 2016, according to Impact Databank—key spirits players have been investing heavily in new distillery operations on the Emerald Isle.

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Posted in News on January 3, 2017

Jameson Leads A U.S. Groundswell For Irish Whiskey

Long overshadowed by its Scottish neighbor, the Irish whiskey category continues to post eye-catching growth numbers, and key spirits players across the U.S. market are taking note—and getting into the action.  Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 14, 2016

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