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Control State Data Shows Spirits “Hot Brands” Continuing Their Growth In 2017

Midway through the year, Impact’s 2016 spirits “Hot Brands” appear to be maintaining their strong momentum, with nearly all of them showing solid progress in control states through the first six months of 2017. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 21, 2017

Crown Royal, Bulleit And Don Julio Drive Diageo’s U.S. Sales, As Global Business Accelerates

Strong growth in whisk(e)y and Tequila boosted Diageo’s U.S. business in the company’s full fiscal year ended in June. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 27, 2017

Brown-Forman’s Sales Accelerate In Fiscal Second Half, As Forex Weighs Down Full-Year Results

Brown-Forman said early this morning that while foreign exchange and divestiture activity cut into its net sales for its fiscal year ended in April, its business has been picking up speed in recent months. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 7, 2017

Dennis Carr On Anchor Distilling’s Diverse Whisk(e)y Portfolio

A pioneer of the U.S. craft spirits category, San Francisco-based Anchor Distilling reached a volume of 230,000 cases last year, largely on the strength of its whisk(e)y range. The company’s lineup includes Old Potrero rye, Taiwan’s Kavalan and Japan’s Nikka, among others, with newcomer New Zealand Whisky Collection joining the fold this year. SND recently caught up with Anchor Distilling president Dennis Carr to get an update on progress. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 17, 2017

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

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