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•Jeremy Shepherd has officially taken the helm as Brown-Forman’s president for the U.S. and Canada, in an appointment announced in March.
•When the Coravin was launched in July 2013, there were plenty of skeptics: Could the device really extract a glass of wine from a bottle and leave the remainder sealed and fresh? And was there a market for that? Continue reading →Posted in News on October 1, 2015
While the Johnnie Walker brand—with retail sales of $5.8 billion annually, according to Impact Databank—may be the standard-bearer for Diageo’s Scotch whisky portfolio, the company is also actively cultivating global demand for its upscale single malt Scotches. In Diageo’s fiscal year ended in June, its single malt stable—including Talisker, Oban, Lagavulin, The Singleton, Dalwhinnie, Clynelish, Cragganmore and others—showed collective 18% net sales growth. SND senior editor Daniel Marsteller recently interviewed Diageo head of whiskies Nick Morgan to get his take on the rapidly developing market for single malts and the opportunities and challenges ahead. Continue reading →Posted in News on October 20, 2014