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Exclusive: Stoli Shakes Up U.S. Distribution, Moves To Young’s In The West

Stoli Group is undertaking a major realignment of its distributor profile in the U.S., Shanken News Daily has learned, including a switch from Southern Glazer’s to Young’s Market Co. in a number of western states. Overall, Stoli’s distributor changes will cover about 25% of its U.S. business. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 26, 2019

Stoli Launches Gator Bite, A Line Of Rum-Based Liqueurs

Stoli Group USA is introducing a new brand of rum-based liqueurs called Gator Bite. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 12, 2019

News Briefs for April 25, 2018

•Stoli Group USA has extended its namesake vodka brand with a new Cucumber offshoot. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 25, 2018

Vodka Inches Upward, With Tito’s, Deep Eddy Carrying The Momentum

With growth concentrated among a relatively small cluster of brands, competition remains stiff in the U.S. vodka category. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 24, 2018

Bayou Rum, Part Of Stoli Group Portfolio, Undertakes $6 Million Expansion

Louisiana Spirits, maker of the Bayou rum brand distributed by Stoli Group USA, has broken ground on a $6 million expansion of its distillery and tourism facilities. Continue reading →

Posted in News on December 26, 2017

Interview, Part 1: Patrick Piana, President & CEO, Stoli Group USA

Drinks industry veteran Patrick Piana was named president and CEO of Stoli Group USA in mid-2015. Over the past two years, Stoli Group USA has expanded its headcount by roughly 50% to more than 100 employees, and added Diageo and Moët Hennessy veteran Brian Cox as CMO, among other key hires. The company’s namesake brand has carved out solid growth within a challenging imported vodka category in the U.S. recently, increasing 3% to 1.7 million cases last year, according to Impact Databank. In recent weeks, Stoli also introduced a new flavor range, Crushed, featuring real fruit juice. SND recently met with Piana to see what’s next on the agenda. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 5, 2017

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