Press Releases

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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November 21, 2013

Pinnacle® Vodka And Cinnabon® Join Forces To Develop An Industry-First Vodka Innovation

Pinnacle® Cinnabon® Vodka rolls into market with the indulgent flavor of Cinnabon® Cinnamon Rolls

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November 07, 2013

Kilbeggan Distillery to Undergo Additional Renovations to Further Enhance its Heritage Centre

256 year old distillery will re-open to the public in December

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November 05, 2013

Maxxium UK reveals Here’s to Now campaign creative

Maxxium UK unveils creative for Courvoisier’s new Here’s to Now campaign, which encourages consumers to live spontaneously while enjoying UK’s number one cognac. 

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October 31, 2013

Beam Reports Third Quarter Results

Strong Growth for Bourbon Brands in North America and Europe in Quarter  •  Timing of Shipments in U.S. and Performance in Asia-Pacific Adversely Impacted Results  •  Company Expects Strong Fourth Quarter; Outlook for Full-Year Earnings Remains in Target Range

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October 17, 2013

Jim Beam Taps Into New Flavor With Jim Beam® Maple

Following the Release of Jim Beam® Honey, the World’s #1 Bourbon’s Rich New Flavor Expression Arrives Just in Time for the Holidays 

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October 16, 2013

Beam Announces Sale of Lewiston, Maine, Bottling Plant to Sazerac

Pinnacle Vodka and Calico Jack Rum Transition to Beam’s Frankfort, Ky., Plant on Track for First Half 2014; Plant will Remain Operational under Sazerac

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October 08, 2013

Jim Beam® Expands Trail-Blazing Flavor-Infused Bourbon Line With Red Stag By Jim Beam® Hardcore Cider

Whether Tailgating, Halloween Partying or Sipping Indoors, Red Stag by Jim Beam® Hardcore Cider Offers a New Flavor for Fall Cocktails

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