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Company Overview of Beam Suntory Inc.

Company Overview

Beam Suntory Inc. manufactures and sells distilled spirits. The company’s principal products include bourbon whiskey, tequila, Scotch whisky, Canadian whisky, vodka, cognac, rum, cordials, and ready-to-drink pre-mixed cocktails. It offers its products under the Jim Beam Bourbon, Maker’s Mark Bourbon, Sauza Tequila, Courvoisier Cognac, Canadian Club Whisky, Teacher’s Scotch, Pinnacle Vodka, Laphroaig Scotch, Knob Creek Bourbon, Basil Hayden’s Bourbon, Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey, Cruzan Rum, Hornitos Tequila, Skinnygirl Cocktails, Sourz Liqueurs, Larios Gin, Whisky DYC, and DeKuyper Cordials brand names, as well as combined Local Jewels and Value Creators brands. The company sells its products to...

510 Lake Cook Road

Deerfield, IL 60015

United States

Founded in 1904

3,300 Employees

Phone:

847-948-8888

Key Executives for Beam Suntory Inc.

Chairman
Age: 52
Global Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Senior Vice President and President of Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA)
Age: 49
Senior Vice President and President of Asia Pacific/South America
Age: 39
President of North America Business
Age: 49
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Beam Suntory Inc. Key Developments

Edrington and Beam Suntory Plans to End Maxxium Travel Retail Joint Venture, Effective April 1, 2015

Edrington and Beam Suntory plan to end their Maxxium Travel Retail joint venture (JV), effective 1 April 2015. This move comes after the companies each formed global travel retail units recently. However, the companies have expanded their joint distribution portfolio in several key markets across Europe.

Beam Suntory Inc. Appoints David Wilson as New Managing Director of Global Travel Retail

Beam Suntory Inc. has appointed David Wilson as the new managing director of global travel retail. Wilson took up his new position October 1, 2014 reporting to Albert Baladi, president of Beam Suntory's Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) region. The announcement follows a strategic review of the global travel retail market segment by Beam Suntory leadership, which has resulted in a sharpened focus on developing and growing this dynamic and strategically important channel. Wilson has held a number of senior marketing and commercial roles within the spirits industry during his career, most recently as Sales and Marketing Director of Morrison Bowmore Distillers (MBD), now part of the Beam Suntory family. David served in that position for the last five years, leading the strategic repositioning and strong growth of MBD's single malt portfolio.

Beam Suntory Introduces Jim Beam Kentucky Fire

Beam Suntory Inc. has introduced a new cinnamon flavored bourbon, the Jim Beam Kentucky Fire. Jim Beam Kentucky Fire is bottled at 70-proof. It delivers an intense, sweet taste that complements the Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey it's made by, with a smooth cinnamon finish. Jim Beam Kentucky Fire is the perfect bourbon to enjoy as a shot, chilled, straight, or on the rocks, and is ideal for anyone who already enjoys flavored whiskey. Jim Beam Kentucky Fire is available now in select bars and retail locations nationwide and has a suggested retail price of $15.99 for 750mL. Price varies by market and product size, which includes 50mL, 375mL, 750mL and 1L.

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Date
Target
Merger/Acquisition
June 14, 2014
Beam Suntory Inc., Old Crow Distillery
Merger/Acquisition
January 13, 2014
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