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Pernod Ricard’s First-Half Sales Rise 17% To $6.8 Billion

Pernod Ricard posted a buoyant set of results for its fiscal first half ended in December, with sales up 17% to €6 billion ($6.8b) and profit from recurring operations jumping 22% to €2 billion ($2.3b). Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 10, 2022

News Briefs for November 1, 2021

•Johnnie Walker has unveiled High Rye Blended Scotch Whisky, which features a unique mash bill of 60% rye aged in American oak barrels, along with some of the notable single malts that make up the traditional Johnnie Walker blend, including Cardhu, Caol Ila, and Glenkinchie. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 1, 2021

News Briefs for July 15, 2021

•Vermont-based WhistlePig has unveiled a new RoadStock Rye whiskey in collaboration with Jordan Winery and Firestone Walker Brewery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 15, 2021

Whisky Advocate: Distillers Making Hand Sanitizer Face Shortages Of Key Supplies

As the whisky industry rallies to mitigate the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, including by suspending tours and closing visitor centers, distilleries small and large are firing up their stills to contribute a crucial resource—hand sanitizer—to healthcare workers, first responders, and communities in need. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 23, 2020

News Briefs for July 18, 2018

•Smooth Ambler, majority-owned by Pernod Ricard, is lowering the price and proof of its Contradiction Bourbon. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 18, 2018

Craft Spirits Continue Bull Run, With More M&A Activity On The Horizon

While craft spirits still represent only about 2% of the overall spirits market by volume, the segment is achieving rapid growth and is expected to continue its strong gains in the years ahead. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 8, 2017

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