Tag Archives: Diageo

December 14

Diageo Builds New Distillery In Kentucky

WKYT News Associated Press Does the name Diageo ring any bells for you? No? What about Hennessy and United Spirits? Well if those seem to cross your mind, then you should know that Diageo is the company that supplies those special drinks to you. Until recently, it was the biggest alcohol distillery in the whole […]

January 24

Bacardi buys Patron at $5.1 Billion

Bacardi buys Patron at $5.1 Billion. This week, Bacardi announced that it has agreed to acquire 100% of Patrón Spirits at $5.1 billion. This deal comes 10 years after Bacardi first took a 30 percent stake in Patrón. Adding the Patrón lineup is a game-changer for Bacardi. This deal will make Bacardi the second-largest U.S. […]

June 24

Diageo Agrees $1 Billion Deal For Clooney’s Casamigos Tequila…

Written by News Deskon: In: Alcohol, Beverage, Business, Industries, Mergers & Acquisitions   Diageo has agreed to acquire Casamigos – the premium tequila brand founded by Hollywood actor George Clooney – for up to $1 billion. The deal includes an initial consideration of $700 million, with a further $300 million in performance-related earn-outs over ten years. Diageo said […]

March 17

MillerCoors To Be Honored Tonight For Beverage Manufacturer Of The Year 2016…

Tonight We Will Honor MillerCoors At Cocktails & Food In Chicago… MillerCoors is commited to creating a positive and meaningful impact on the social, environmental, and economic issues that affect their business, employees, consumers, and communities. Miller Lite along with business mogul Daymond John of ABC’s “Shark Tank” named Santa Fe, New Mexico-based company HoneyMoon […]

February 22

The Art of Political Discourse Within the Bar: A Look at Chicago…

Written by Loren Bornstein                                                                                                                        Posted in Industry Culture and tagged Bar Manager, Bartender, Bartending, Chicago, Hospitality. Chicago is a city chock-full of political and delectable history. Whether you think deep dish pizza, da Bears, or Al Capone, you’re going to find yourself surrounded by culture, creativity, and connection. It’s part of what makes the Windy […]