Press Releases

December 30, 2011

Remembering Gordon Lohman

Beam Inc. and Fortune Brands Home & Security today remembered the life of former longtime Fortune Brands Board member Gordon Lohman, who passed away on December 24, 2011 at the age of 77

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December 21, 2011


TV Ad Featuring Willem Dafoe Builds on 2011 “Bold Choice” Campaign from the World’s #1 Bourbon

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December 19, 2011

Beam Donates 2,000 Meals to Service Members and Their Families at Six Active Military Bases Across United States

Beam visited six active military bases across the Midwest and Northeast, doubling the number of donated pre-packaged meals from just one year ago.

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December 16, 2011

Beam Announces Agreement to Purchase Cooley Distillery, Award-Winning Irish Whiskey Company

The acquisition of Cooley, the industry’s only remaining independent Irish whiskey distillery, will mark Beam’s entrance into one of the spirits industry’s fastest-growing categories.

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December 05, 2011

Teacher’s Scotch launches Super Premium Portfolio from India

Beam Inc. announces Global Launch of Teacher’s 25 Years Old Blended Scotch Whisky & Teacher’s Highland Single Malt from the Ardmore Distillery

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December 01, 2011

Jim Beam renews commitment to Australian motorsport

Jim Beam is excited to announce their continued commitment to Australian motorsport by renewing their naming rights partnership with Dick Johnson Racing (DJR) for 2012, along with welcoming Dean Fiore to Jim Beam Racing

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November 03, 2011

Beam Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results

For Beam as a standalone spirits business, net sales increased 10% and diluted earnings per share rose 13% to $0.53 from $0.47 in the year-ago quarter, on an adjusted pro forma basis

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February 01, 2012

On Behalf of Skinnygirl Cocktails, Bethenny Frankel Introduces the New Girl: Skinnygirl Sangria

Entrepreneur, TV personality, and New York Times Best Selling Author, Bethenny Frankel began a craze on the first season of The Real Housewives of New York City with her lower-calorie Skinnygirl Margarita. After just 2 years of success and acquiring hundreds of thousands of devoted fans, Bethenny introduces the new girl, Skinnygirl Sangria

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