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Canadian Craft Distiller Forty Creek Seeks Major Growth Under Campari’s Ownership

Grimsby, Ontario-Based Forty Creek Distillery was founded in 1992 by John Hall, a winemaker who set out to restore the reputation of Canadian whisky by focusing on flavor, pot still distillation and high-quality cooperage. Continue reading →

Posted in News on August 6, 2015

Craft Distillers Look To Boost Canadian Whisky Category

This past March, Gruppo Campari spent around $180 million to acquire the fast-growing Forty Creek Distillery from John Hall, a pioneer in Canadian craft whisky. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 22, 2014

News Briefs for June 4, 2014

•Campari America has launched a global “Negroni Week” initiative, celebrating its flagship Campari aperitif and the classic Negroni cocktail through a series of on-premise events. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 4, 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