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Why Diageo is winning the slow-and-steady Tequila race - comment

23 Feb 2021

Even for a spirits category that doesn't like to hurry, Diageo's success in Tequila has taken a while. Finally, the dividends of this slow and steady approach are being realised. Category commentator Richard Woodard has advice for those who have been quick to judge.

Beam Suntory's Maker’s Mark Wood Finishing Series 2021 - Product Launch

23 Feb 2021

Beam Suntory is bucking the trend for the annual Wood Finishing Series from Maker's Mark, lining up two separate expressions in the US for this year.

Beam Suntory's Bowmore 27- and 31-year-old single malts - Product Launch

22 Feb 2021

Beam Suntory's Bowmore 27- and 31-year-old single malts - Product Launch

Beam Suntory pulls 2020 level with stronger H2 - results data

15 Feb 2021

Beam Suntory has hailed a return to growth in the second half of 2020 resulting in top-line parity after a decline in the first six months of the year.

New Islay Scotch whisky distillery gets green light

11 Feb 2021

The Scottish island of Islay is to get an 11th Scotch whisky distillery after a proposed project was given clearance.

Brown-Forman to bring Belgium, Luxembourg into self-distribution fold

1 Feb 2021

Brown-Forman is expanding its strategy to bring distribution in-house to Belgium and Luxembourg.

Beer, spirits brand owners join with online retailers to combat under-age alcohol sales

29 Jan 2021

Major alcohol brand owners including Beam Suntory, Diageo and Anheuser-Busch InBev have formed a new global organisation to limit online sales to under-age consumers.

Beam Suntory heads to New York in HQ move

26 Jan 2021

Beam Suntory is set to switch its corporate headquarters from Chicago to New York.

Anheuser-Busch InBev takes on Beam Suntory distribution in Brazil

21 Jan 2021

Anheuser-Busch InBev is to distribute Beam Suntory's spirits portfolio in Brazil, including the Jim Beam and Maker's Mark brands.

Beam Suntory expands Belgium, Luxembourg distribution arrangements

21 Jan 2021

Beam Suntory has signed another distribution deal, this time in Belgium and Luxembourg.

What's coming up in aged spirits in 2021? - Predictions for the Year Ahead - comment

14 Jan 2021

This month, our category commentators are lining up to share with us their thoughts on how 2021 will shape their respective sectors. Here's our aged spirits expert, Amy Hopkins, with her take on the year ahead.

Edrington-Beam Suntory UK's RTD cocktail range 1826 - Product Launch

14 Jan 2021

The UK distribution joint-venture between Edrington and Beam Suntory has launched a range of RTD cocktails in 50cl bottles.

Cooper Spirits Co's Lock, Stock & Barrel 20-Year rye whiskey - Product Launch - American whiskey in the US data

13 Jan 2021

California-based Cooper Spirits Co has launched a new expression in its Lock, Stock and Smoking Barrel rye whiskey range.

Beam Suntory pushes Jim Beam as beer alternative in new US ad - video

7 Jan 2021

Beam Suntory has launched a US campaign that positions Jim Beam Highball cocktails as an alternative to beer.

Beam Suntory's Sourz Strawberry - Product Launch

7 Jan 2021

Beam Suntory has launched a strawberry extension to its UK Sourz range.

Beam Suntory adds three years to De Kuyper Netherlands distribution agreement, rolls out new partnership model

22 Dec 2020

Beam Suntory has extended its distribution tie-up for the Netherlands with De Kuyper Royal Distillers.

Tax Free World Association trade show faces revamp for Cannes 2021

17 Dec 2020

Next year's Tax Free World Association (TFWA) exhibition in Cannes "won't be business as usual", organisers have warned, as the coronavirus looks set to have a lasting impact on the beverage conference calendar.

The spirits category in 2020 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part III - FREE TO ACCESS

15 Dec 2020

COVID-19 dominated 2020, a year that will be forever linked to the novel coronavirus that has killed millions and brought parts of the world to a virtual standstill. For the spirits industry, business for a long time to come will be split into pre- and post-COVID, partly because of the unprecedented disruption but also because of the major trends and new consumer drivers set in action by the global pandemic.

Beam Suntory's Alberta Premium Cask Strength Rye - Product Launch - Canadian Whisky in the US data

15 Dec 2020

Beam Suntory's Canadian whisky brand, Alberta Premium, is set to bring its Cask Strength Rye expression to the US for a limited release.

Former Diageo executive to join Beam Suntory as RTD head for US

14 Dec 2020

Beam Suntory has created the position of ready-to-drink MD in the US to drive its pre-mix portfolio in the country.

The biggest interviews of the year - just-drinks' review of 2020 - FREE TO ACCESS

11 Dec 2020

With the end of the year looming, we take a look back at 2020. Here's a rundown of the ten biggest interviews to appear on just-drinks in the last 12 months.

The soft drinks category in 2020 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part II - FREE TO ACCESS

10 Dec 2020

As 2020 draws to a close, just-drinks looks back at the stories that made the headlines across the global drinks industry over the last 12 months. Here, Lucy Britner picks out the highs and lows for the soft drinks category.

Beam Suntory ups Legent Bourbon presence in US - American Whiskey in the US data

3 Dec 2020

Beam Suntory has expanded the footprint of its Legent high-end Bourbon brand in the US.

Beam Suntory dispenses with Windsor Canadian whisky

2 Dec 2020

Beam Suntory has trimmed its Canadian whisky portfolio, offloading the Windsor brand to Prestige Beverage Group.

Tariffs risk reversing Australian wine's hard-won China wins - comment

27 Nov 2020

Earlier today, China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) advanced an on-going anti-dumping investigation into Australian wine with the announcement that, from tomorrow, bottled imports from the country will face preliminary tariffs of as much as 217%. Comments from the Australian wine industry that this was a disappointing outcome were, to say the least, an understatement.

Beam Suntory’s Maker’s Mark CommUNITY Batch Bourbon - Product Launch

19 Nov 2020

Beam Suntory has partnered with a US hospitality charity to release a limited-edition expression of its Maker's Mark Bourbon brand.

Former Brown-Forman executive to lead Beam Suntory's diversity, inclusion efforts

9 Nov 2020

Beam Suntory has created the role of chief diversity & inclusion officer, recruiting a former Brown-Forman employee to fill the role.

Beam Suntory focuses on omnichannel in latest online interview - video

9 Nov 2020

Beam Suntory's Global Travel Retail unit has launched the latest episode in its series of online interviews.

Beam Suntory's Bowmore 1997, Bowmore 1995 single cask Scotch whiskies - Product Launch

4 Nov 2020

Beam Suntory's Bowmore 1997, Bowmore 1995 single cask Scotch whiskies

Beam Suntory readies UK push for Laphroaig - video

3 Nov 2020

Beam Suntory has launched a new UK advertising activation for its peated Islay single malt brand, Laphroaig. 





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