Press Releases

March 07, 2014

Booker’s® Bourbon Celebrates 25 Years With Exclusive Limited Edition Release

Small Batch Pioneer’s Silver Anniversary Release, the Most Unique Batch of Booker’s® Bourbon Ever, Hits Shelves in a Commemorative Wooden Case This Month

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February 12, 2014

2 Gingers® Irish Whiskey and The Big Ginger® Go National

The U.S.’ Fastest Growing Irish Whiskey* and its Signature Cocktail are Now Available Nationwide

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March 05, 2014

Beam Announces U.S. Regulatory Clearance For Proposed Acquisition By Suntory Holdings

Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM) today announced that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission has granted early termination of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act waiting period to review the proposed acquisition of Beam by Suntory Holdings.  

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February 05, 2014

Beam Reports 2013 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results

Strong Growth for Premium Whiskeys and Innovations Drives Fourth Quarter Performance • Full-Year Sales Reach Record on Above-Market Growth in North America and Europe • Earnings Growth Exceeds Company’s 2013 Target Range • Proposed Transaction with Suntory Holdings Remains on Track to Close in Second Quarter

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January 30, 2014

Beam Selects Franklin County to Build 600,000 Sq. Ft. Distribution Center to Support Continued Business Growth

New Center Will Bring More Jobs to the Commonwealth

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January 29, 2014

Jim Beam® Partners with Mila Kunis for its First-Ever Global Marketing Campaign, Make History™

World’s #1 bourbon kicks off its 2014 “Make History™” TV ads with long-term brand partnership

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January 29, 2014

Mindy Mackenzie Named Senior Vice President, Chief Performance Officer of Beam Inc.

In this newly created position, Mackenzie will work across the company’s three segments and global functions to ensure alignment of  priorities, processes and talent to support execution of the company’s strategy

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January 13, 2014

Suntory Holdings To Acquire Beam In $16 Billion Transaction

• Beam Stockholders to Receive $83.50 Per Share in Cash • Agreement Represents a Premium of 25% Over the Closing Price on January 10, 2014 and a Multiple of More Than 20 Times Beam’s Latest 12 Months’ EBITDA • Creates the World’s #3 Premium Spirits Player with  Portfolio of Leading Brands Across Key Spirits Categories, Enhanced Global Reach and Unparalleled Expertise in the Fast-Growing Whisky Category

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January 09, 2014

Sauza® Tequila And Justin Timberlake Join Forces To Shake Up The Super-Premium Tequila Category With Sauza® 901®

Beam Partners with the Ultimate Innovative Artist on an Inspired Spirit

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December 20, 2013

Beam Joins Operation Homefront in Holiday Meals Program Feeding 7,500 Military Families

Fifth annual charitable program celebrates 15 times growth in scope

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