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Bacardi chalks off on-premise cocktail coverage with Tails pre-mixed acquisition

19 Nov 2020

Bacardi has made what it describes as an on-premise play, acquiring full control of London-based pre-mixed cocktail company Tails.

Bacardi lines up rum and music console in UK at-home push

18 Nov 2020

Bacardi has released a record player and integrated bar for its namesake rum brand in the UK as it looks to tap into the at-home drinking trend.

Bacardi lines up Aberfeldy activation for US holidays

12 Nov 2020

Bacardi has rolled out a US sweepstake campaign for its single malt Scotch whisky brand, Aberfeldy, as the company looks to engage consumers in the run-up to the country's holiday season.

Bacardi readies artist-created bottles for Bombay Bramble gin in UK

9 Nov 2020

Bacardi has employed the talents of three UK-based artists to produce limited edition packaging for the bramble-flavoured expression of its Bombay Sapphire gin brand in the country.

Quintessential Brands hands CEO role to James Lousada

6 Nov 2020

The co-founder of Quintessential Brands has stepped back from the day-to-day running of the UK-based spirits brand owner and distributor, with James Lousada earning a promotion to the vacant CEO position.

Teeling Whiskey Co partners with Umbrella London for whiskey, ginger beer launches

3 Nov 2020

Teeling Whiskey Co, the Irish whiskey company part-owned by Bacardi, is to launch a whiskey and a ginger beer, in partnership with a London brewer.

Bacardi launches Twistails cocktail pods in time for UK lockdown

3 Nov 2020

Bacardi has become the latest company to introduce cocktail pods as it looks to capitalise on at-home drinking.

Bacardi names Mauricio Vergara as Patron president & COO

29 Oct 2020

Bacardi has appointed the MD of its Australasian business as president & COO of Tequila unit Patron.

Bacardi’s Angel’s Envy 2020 Cask Strength Finished in Port Barrels - Product Launch

29 Oct 2020

Bacardi has lined up the release of Angel's Envy 2020 Cask Strength Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Finished in Port Barrels.

Bacardi working on plastic bottle that biodegrades in less than two years

21 Oct 2020

Bacardi is developing a biodegradable bottle that breaks down within 18 months.

Why the latest sexism row will be a watershed moment for whisky - comment

15 Oct 2020

The recent campaign against Jim Murray's 'Whisky Bible' has shone a light on sexism in whisky, and there's no turning it off now. Brands will need to take a proactive, as opposed to merely reactive, stance to show that their condemnation of misogyny and commitment to inclusivity goes beyond lip service, says Amy Hopkins.

Ex-Whyte & Mackay head unveils US$19m Wolfcraig Scotch distillery plan

9 Oct 2020

Former Whyte & Mackay chief executive Michael Lunn is to set up a new Scotch whisky distiller in Stirling.

Teeling Whiskey Co's Blackpitts Peated Single Malt Irish whiskey - Product Launch

7 Oct 2020

Teeling Whiskey Co has added a permanent extension to its Irish whiskey portfolio, with a peated single malt under the brand name Blackpitts.

The Coca-Cola Co's M&A general counsel switches to Bacardi

5 Oct 2020

Bacardi has recruited longstanding Coca-Cola Co executive Todd Grice for the role of general counsel.

Teeling Whiskey’s second 18-Year-Old Renaissance Series Irish whiskey - Product Launch

14 Sep 2020

Teeling Whiskey has rolled out its second limited-edition single malt whiskey bottle from its Renaissance series.

Bacardi Spiced returns to the US

8 Sep 2020

Bacardi has expanded the reach of the spiced expression of its namesake rum brand to the US.

Bacardi's Aberfeldy 18-Year-Old French Red Wine Cask single malt Scotch - Product Launch

8 Sep 2020

Bacardi has added a limited-edition expression to its Aberfeldy single malt portfolio.

Mijenta’s Mijenta Tequila Blanco - Product Launch - Tequila in the US data

4 Sep 2020

A new Tequila brand co-founded by former Bacardi CEO Mike Dolan has launched in the US.

Bacardi unveils US$60 garnish kits for at-home mixologists

2 Sep 2020

Bacardi is to sell grow-at-home garnish kits in the UK as trends towards at-home cocktail making increase.

Bacardi’s Angel’s Envy Kentucky Straight Bourbon Finished in Japanese Mizunara Oak Casks - Product Launch

20 Aug 2020

Bacardi has lined up the release a new Angel's Envy Bourbon commemorating the tenth anniversary of the Kentucky distillery's founding.

Santa Teresa gives back to US on-premise with rum bottle design

14 Aug 2020

Venezuelan rum producer Santa Teresa has started rolling out a limited edition bottle for one of its expressions in the US, backed by a financial contribution to aid the country's on-premise operators.

Bacardi redesigns RTD rum cocktail range

7 Aug 2020

Bacardi has overhauled a UK range of RTD cocktails under its namesake rum brand.

Bacardi-Martini lines up UK on-premise support package

5 Aug 2020

Bacardi-Martini has reorganised its advocacy initiatives in an effort to support the recovery of the UK on-premise.

Teeling Whiskey’s 37 Year Old Single Malt - Product Launch

4 Aug 2020

Teeling Whiskey, the Irish whiskey distiller part-owned by Bacardi, has launched a limited-edition Irish whiskey under its Vintage Reserve Collection range.

Bacardi’s Plume & Petal vodka - Product Launch

30 Jul 2020

Bacardi has lined up the release of a three-strong range of low-alcohol vodkas in the US.

Why are spirits brand owners still getting women wrong? - comment

29 Jul 2020

The recent unveiling by Bacardi of its Plume and Petal brand backfired somewhat, with the group stirring up a social media storm with the lower-abv vodka. Spirits category commentator Richard Woodard thinks he may know what the problem was. Again.

Brown-Forman Performance Trends 2016-2020 - results data

9 Jul 2020

In early-June, Brown-Forman posted a flat set of sales numbers for the 12 months to the end of April 2020. The top-line rise of 3% registered in the first nine months of fiscal-2020 was followed by a 10% dive in the final quarter of the year. Here, just-drinks considers the group's performance in fiscal-2020 and over the preceding four years.

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spiritsbids farewell to emerging spirits lead

6 Jul 2020

The head of Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits' emerging spirits division has left the US distributor after a 17-year tenure.

Bacardi Snapchat lens keeps UK pub-goers safely distanced

6 Jul 2020

Bacardi has launched a Snapchat lens for its namesake rum that keeps consumers returning to reopened UK pubs a safe distance apart.

Bacardi rolls out "Afro-futuristic" Bombay Sapphire bottle

3 Jul 2020

Bacardi has partnered with Chicago artist Hebru Brantley to release a limited-edition bottle under the Bombay Sapphire gin brand in the US.

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