Press Releases

January 25, 2012

Beam Appoints Arthur Aroney as Managing Director of Emerging Markets for Asia Pacific/South America Region

In this newly created role, Aroney will be responsible for driving increased brand and market growth in Beam’s two largest emerging markets; Brazil and India, as well as in Japan and Korea.

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January 17, 2012

Beam Completes Acquisition of Cooley Distillery

Dublin, Ireland and Deerfield, Illinois, January 17, 2012 – Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM), a leading global premium spirits company, today completed the acquisition of Cooley Distillery, the award-winning Irish whiskey producer.

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January 11, 2012

Beam to Webcast February 3rd Conference Call on Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results

Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM), a leading global premium spirits company, will offer a live Internet webcast of its fourth quarter and full year results conference call

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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 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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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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November 02, 2011

Beam Looks to the Future, Recognizes Achievements at National Sales Meeting

Beam (NYSE: BEAM) recently held its National Sales Meeting in Las Vegas where the company geared up for 2012. The event brought together the Beam North America sales team and, for the first time, 300 of the company’s distributor partners.

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October 24, 2011

Beam Enhances Marketing Team in Emea Region and Aligns Commercial Teams by Focused Regional Clusters

Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM), a leading global premium spirits company, today announced a sharpened commercial structure in its Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) region, as well as the promotion of the global marketing vice president for Maker’s Mark to lead marketing for the company’s entire brand portfolio throughout EMEA.

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October 14, 2011

Beam to Webcast November 3rd Conference Call on Third Quarter Results

Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM), a leading global premium spirits company, will offer a live Internet webcast of its third quarter results conference call.

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