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Impact Databank: American Whiskey Accelerates, Fueled By Super-Premium Brands

The market for Bourbon, Tennessee whiskey, and other straight American whiskies surpassed 27 million 9-liter cases domestically in 2021 for the first time in over 40 years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 15, 2022

Interview: Beam Suntory North America President Greg Hughes

Beam Suntory saw full-year sales climb 11% globally in 2021, with the U.S. contributing high single-digit shipment growth and double-digit gains in depletions, led by dynamic performances from the company’s premium whisk(e)y and Tequila portfolios. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 22, 2022

Super-Premium Spirits Drive Solid Growth In U.S. Control States

Spirits volumes rose 4.6% across the U.S. market’s control states in 2021, slower than the impressive 7.5% growth recorded in 2020—due to pantry loading as a result of the pandemic—but still better compared to the 3.7% increase registered in 2019. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 15, 2022

News Briefs for September 22, 2021

•Constellation Brands is moving its headquarters from Victor, New York to downtown Rochester’s Aqueduct Building, according to local reports. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 22, 2021

Interview: Beam Suntory CEO Albert Baladi

Beam Suntory’s U.S. sales continue to be driven by the boom in Bourbon and other American whiskies, especially as consumers trade up to higher priced marques. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 19, 2020

News Briefs for September 12, 2019

•Longtime Brown-Forman executive Mark McCallum will retire as executive vice president, chief brands officer, effective December 31. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 12, 2019

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