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Tag Archive: Plantation Rum

A Handful Of Rising Brands Gain Traction At Rum’s High End

While categories like Tequila and whisk(e)y have been premiumizing rapidly over the past few years, rum marketers have had a more difficult time trading consumers up. Still, there are encouraging pockets of growth, with sipping rums and upscale, mixology-geared entries showing the way forward. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 10, 2019

News Briefs for January 4, 2019

•Plantation rum has unveiled two new ultra-premium expressions. Continue reading →

Posted in News on January 4, 2019

News Briefs for September 14, 2018

•Beam Suntory is releasing two new high-end single malt Scotch whiskies, both from Islay. Continue reading →

Posted in News on September 14, 2018

News Briefs for July 20, 2018

•As California vintners continue to commit to environmentally ethical practices—and consumers reward them for eco-consciousness—wineries have been aggressively pursuing sustainability initiatives. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 20, 2018

Maison Ferrand Sees Solid Gains For Upscale Spirits Lineup

Maison Ferrand, the upscale spirits producer led by master blender Alexandre Gabriel, says solid progress in the Cognac, gin and rum categories will drive its portfolio to about 120,000 cases this year, marking an increase of about 70% over the past five years. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 7, 2017