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Monthly Archive: August 2018

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 30, 2018

•Metallica, the pioneering thrash metal band, has partnered with WhistlePig master distiller Dave Pickerell to create Blackened American Whiskey. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 30, 2018

Pernod Ricard Posts 4% Rise In U.S. Sales, Led By Irish Whiskey, Tequila And New Releases

Pernod Ricard showed a 4% organic sales increase in the U.S. market in its fiscal year ended in June, with Irish whiskey, Tequila, and innovation driving growth. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 29, 2018

News Briefs for August 29, 2018

•Brown-Forman reported a net sales increase of 6% to $766 million (+9% on an underlying basis) for its fiscal first quarter ended July 31, 2018. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 29, 2018

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for August 29, 2018

•Fort Collins, Colorado-based Old Elk Distillery has partnered with Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits and Atlantic Beverage Distributors to expand into 19 new states, effective this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 29, 2018

California’s WX Brands Sees Its Bread & Butter Label Drive Expansion

Novato, California-based WX Brands, formerly known as Winery Exchange, has long been known as a private label producer, making house labels for retailers like ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, Albertsons, Trader Joe’s, and many others. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 28, 2018

After A Four-Year Restoration Project, Castle & Key Distillery Is Set To Open To The Public

Castle & Key, the newly restored distillery that once operated under the Old Taylor name, will officially reopen to the public on September 19. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 28, 2018

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