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Suntory Completes Beam Acquisition, Will Create U.S.-Based Beam Suntory Unit

Suntory has completed its $16 billion acquisition of Beam Inc., and will now move to intregrate the two drinks businesses. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 1, 2014

Canadian Whisky’s Top Players Take Share, Boosted By Flavored Offerings

Canadian whisky has been slowly yet steadily picking up steam in the U.S. market, accelerating from 0.2% growth in 2012 to 1.0% in 2013, according to Impact Databank. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 28, 2014

News Briefs for April 25, 2014

•California wine shipments within the U.S. rose 3% to 215 million cases last year, according to data from the Wine Institute. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 25, 2014

News Briefs for April 22, 2014

•The European Commission has given regulatory clearance to Suntory’s $16 billion acquisition of Beam Inc., paving the way for the deal to be finalized in the coming days. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 22, 2014

Beam Execs To Depart As Suntory Reportedly Mulls Moving Drinks Headquarters To U.S.

Beam Inc. disclosed in a regulatory filing late Friday that three senior executives would be stepping down as the company prepares for its pending takeover by Suntory in the coming weeks. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 21, 2014

News Briefs for April 15, 2014

•Heaven Hill Distilleries has revamped the packaging for its Rittenhouse Bottled-In-Bond Straight Rye Whisky. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 15, 2014

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