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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

Craft Distiller High West Is Up For Sale

An auction process has begun for High West Distillery, one of the country’s leading craft spirits players. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 12, 2016

Flavored Whiskies Propel Top Spirits Marketers’ Growth, But Surge Is Slowing

The world’s leading spirits marketers are finding it challenging to achieve significant progress as key categories like vodka, rum, Scotch whisky and liqueurs are showing little if any growth. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 9, 2016

Pernod Extends Jameson With Upscale “Cooper’s Croze”

Pernod Ricard is innovating at the high end of the fast-rising Jameson franchise with the launch of Cooper’s Croze, a new 86-proof whiskey retailing at around $70 a bottle. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 10, 2016

Craft Whiskey Distillers Work To Establish American Single Malt Category

Although still a small segment of the U.S. whiskey category, American single malts are gaining prominence, thanks in part to the market’s continued interest in both brown and craft spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 27, 2016

Flavor Flurry Boosts Growth For Jim Beam

With the flavored whiskey category surging in the U.S. market—up 28% to about 8.6 million cases in 2015, according to Impact Databank—several top brands are making rapid gains with a variety of offerings.

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Posted in News on July 15, 2016

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