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2010-05-28 09:11:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- As Americans across the country prepare to remember the American heroes who serve our country with a variety of responsible Memorial Day cookouts and celebrations, race fans will look to one of their favorite drivers to help pay tribute. During the upcoming NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS), Matt Kenseth will have Jeremiah Weed Southern Style Sweet Tea vodka on the hood of his No. 17 Ford Fusion in an effort...

2010-05-25 07:00:00

WEED, Ky., May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Jeremiah Weed, the original Southern Gentleman and proud father of Jeremiah Weed Bourbon Whiskey and Cherry Mash Bourbon Whiskey, publicly demanded a formal apology from shamed cyclist Floyd Landis for falsely blaming whiskey as a possible cause of his positive test for synthetic testosterone in 2006, which resulted in the stripping of his 2006 Tour de France champion title. "In light of Mr. Landis' recent admission that the cause of his...

2010-05-05 00:05:00

PARIS, May 5, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - BOURBON Vessels Enjoy Solid Profile in a Bottom-of-Cycle Offshore Market Commenting on the results, Jacques de Chateauvieux, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of BOURBON said: "As expected, the offshore activity bottomed out in the first half of 2010, while the bulk market benefited from continuing high freight rates. The recovery that is already evident in the Offshore Marine Services Activity, witness the new contract signed...

2010-04-28 05:30:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Jim Beam® Bourbon, the world's number one selling Bourbon, and Kid Rock are breaking new ground with a first-of-its-kind campaign alongside Atlantic Records, offering fans exclusive downloads of the new, unreleased song "Times Like These" from Kid Rock's upcoming album and a compilation of live hits from his two-night, sold-out homecoming at Comerica Park last summer. Building on the momentum created in their 2009 partnership,...

2010-04-12 09:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodford Reserve bourbon will celebrate the glamour and glitz of the Kentucky Derby® with the Ultimate Kentucky Derby Luxury: the world's most exclusive mint julep cup. The Woodford Reserve $1,000 Mint Julep Cup Experience will feature a collection of 73 silver cups designed by Tiffany & Co. exclusively for Woodford Reserve. Proceeds from the cups will benefit The Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes & Obesity Center....

2010-03-04 12:03:00

PARIS, March 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BOURBON and Delba Maritima Navegacao signed takeover agreements for the Brazilian company on December 29, 2009. BOURBON is now the 100% owner of its subsidiary. This acquisition was made at the request of BOURBON's historic partner in the joint-venture, who wished to withdraw from Delba Maritima Navagacao. BOURBON is taking this opportunity to consolidate its medium and long-term position in Brazil. In a spirit of continuity, the...

2010-03-02 11:00:00

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- History, hooch and hospitality! Famed whisky publication, Whisky Magazine has named Buffalo Trace Distillery 2010 World Icons of Whisky "Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year." The announcement was made at the annual "Icons of the Industry" dinner held in London, England, Thursday, February 25. This award comes after Buffalo Trace was named "American Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year" last November as part of Whisky Magazine's "Icons of...

2010-02-04 08:00:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Jim Beam® Bourbon, the world's No. 1-selling Bourbon, kicks off "Salute Soldiers with the Spirit of America," a program designed to welcome home the troops returning from tours of duty, support those still on duty overseas, and give service members and their friends memorable experiences throughout the year. As part of the program, Jim Beam® Bourbon has launched a contest in which those of legal drinking...

2009-11-17 17:15:00

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of surfers from Carlsbad, Calif., won the inaugural Jim Beam® Surftag® U.S. National Series on Saturday. Team Reef bested 22 other crews from boardriding clubs around California, all vying for the title of "No. 1 Surf Club in California" and cash prizes. "The Jim Beam Surftag event is awesome," said Sean Marceron of the winning Team Reef. "There's not really anything like it, where you can link...

2009-11-09 00:00:00

PARIS, November 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Satisfactory Growth (+16.6%) for Offshore Activity in the 3rd Quarter Reflecting the High Vessel-Utilization Rate - BOURBON Revenues up 3.1% Compared With 3rd Quarter 2008, at 246.8 Million Euros "In an uncertain and deteriorated offshore market, BOURBON has stood out from the field because of the new Bourbon Liberty vessels - clients really appreciate them for their quality and positive impact on costs," says Jacques de...