INDUSTRY NEWS

Pernod Ricard USA Acquires Significant Majority Stake in Avión Spirits

Pernod Ricard USA has completed the acquisition of a significant majority stake in Avión Spirits LLC, owner of the ultra-premium tequila brand Avión, from its joint-venture partner Tequila Avión.

Caribe Hilton Celebrates the 60th Anniversary of the Original Piña Colada

Just in time to cheers National Piña Colada Day on Thursday, July 10th, Puerto Rico's Caribe Hilton is sharing their original recipe from 1954.

“Hey Bartender” the Film Comes to Netflix

William Grant & Sons and 4th Row Films are excited to announce that the cocktail culture film Hey Bartender will soon be available on Netflix.


Deep Eddy Vodka Exceeds the Quarter Million Case Milestone

Award-winning vodka brand continues expansion with state-of-the-art distillery.

Ardbeg Fuels World Cup Fever

Ardbeg - The ultimate Islay Single Malt Whisky, celebrates World Cup inspired Ardbeg Day with Miami United Soccer Team and hundreds of South Florida fans.

Southern Comfort’s Latest “Whatever’s Comfortable” Commercial

Meet Stephen. He is an accomplished bartending journeyman. His self-described “Not Neat” style creates signature pours for Southern Comfort.


Red Robin Debuts New Can-Crafted Cocktails

Red Robin restaurants are continuing to embrace the brand’s heritage of innovative mixology this summer by expanding its exclusive line of Can-Crafted Cocktails, a unique combination of beer and liquor served in a first-to-ma...

Take a Look at What Drai’s Las Vegas is Charging $737,000 For

Drai’s Las Vegas will be opening its doors again on Thursday after a yearlong renovation and rebranding. The new venue includes a “5000-capacity nightclub and rooftop day club with 360-degree views of all of Vegas, private ...

Miami Rum Renaissance Festival Continues Growth

An expanded lineup of leading, artisanal and boutique rums, VIP events, and rum seminars draw nearly 11,000 attendees to festival


Belvedere Vodka Awarded Three Gold Medals at International Spirits Challenge 2014

Belvedere Vodka, Belvedere Intense, and Belvedere Unfiltered took the top honors further expressing Belvedere's approach to making super premium products.

The Real McCoy Rum Makes a Splash at Miami Rum Renaissance

The brand's full portfolio was on display, allowing guests to sample the 3, 5 and 12-year-aged rums.

Tanduay Silver Asian Rum Intrigues Experts at World’s Largest Rum Festival

Award-Winning Spirit Earns Gold Medal in White Rum Category.