News from the spirits, craft spirits, and beverage alcohol categories.

MGP Announces Major Warehouse Expansion

The program includes a $16.4 million investment in expanding warehouse capacity on a 20-acre campus adjoining the company’s current Lawrenceburg facility. The program includes both the refurbishment of existing warehouse buildings and the construction of new warehouses.

Smirnoff Launches Second “Exclusively For Everybody” Campaign

In the next Exclusively for Everybody campaign, actors and comedians, T.J. Miller and Thomas Middleditch, journeyed an epic 3,098-miles from Los Angeles to New York Comic Con in “The Road Trip” to pitch a film idea starring superheroes that aren’t cut from the same Hollywood cloth.

Woodford Reserve Launches Master’s Collection 1838 Style White Corn Whiskey

This new bourbon release, representing a convergence of the brand's commitment to innovation, and historic roots, pays tribute to the craftsmanship and vision of past distillery industry leaders Oscar Pepper and James Crow and their original use of white corn in their whiskey production process from the late-1830s to the 1850s.

Eastside Distilling Expands Management Team With New CFO Appointment

Prior to joining Eastside, Steve Shum spent approximately five years as Chief Financial Officer of a publicly-traded global renewable energy company where he focused on financing and capital raising, budgeting, acquisition integration, financial and SEC reporting and other key operational activities.

WhistlePig Opens New Distillery in Vermont

The distillery will make WhistlePig one of the few American whiskey companies to conduct the entire whiskey-making process in one place, from harvesting the rye fields to distilling, barreling, aging, and bottling the liquid.

MGP Joins Distilled Spirits Council

MGP supplies premium distilled spirits, produced at the company’s Atchison, Kansas and Lawrenceburg, Indiana facilities, to customers ranging in size from leading national and international companies to small distillers and producers. MGP’s distilled spirits include bourbon and rye whiskeys, gins and vodkas.