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Daily Archive: July 1, 2022

Pernod Ricard Creates “American Whiskey Collective” To Boost Up And Coming Brands

Pernod Ricard is creating a new dedicated business unit called the American Whiskey Collective as it looks to markedly expand the presence of brands like Jefferson’s, Rabbit Hole, Smooth Ambler, and TX in the coming years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2022

Bardstown Bourbon Co. To Purchase Fellow Kentucky Distiller Green River Spirits

Bardstown Bourbon Co., a rising player in the Kentucky Bourbon business, has agreed to acquire Green River Spirits Co. for an undisclosed sum. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2022

DISCUS: Spirits’ Luxury-Level Momentum Ongoing

Luxury brands grew by 37% in the first quarter of the year compared to the same period last year, according to an analysis by the Distilled Spirits Council’s Luxury Brand Index, which tracks volume sales of spirits brands priced at $50 or more a 750-ml. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for July 1, 2022

•Jamie B. Coulter, chairman and CEO of Coulter Enterprises, died June 24 of natural causes at his home in Wichita, Kansas. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 1, 2022