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Nov 15, 2011, 09:00 ET
Tullamore Dew "Irish True" Campaign.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Ltd.)

Tullamore Dew Launches "Irish True" Campaign in the United States

Independent, family-owned distillers William Grant & Sons Ltd. today announced the roll-out of a multi-million dollar global investment in...

Aug 24, 2011, 11:31 ET
Reyka Vodka Triumphs at International Competition.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

Reyka Vodka Triumphs at International Competition

Firmly establishing its position as a force to be reckoned with, Iceland's small batch Reyka Vodka has fended off some extremely stiff competition...

Aug 16, 2011, 09:00 ET

William Grant & Sons Appoints General Manager for Mexico

Independent, family owned distiller William Grant & Sons announced today the appointment of Luis Zubieta as General Manager for William Grant...

Aug 15, 2011, 08:00 ET
Janet Roberts, the oldest woman in Scotland and a female pioneer in whisky, celebrates her 110th birthday.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Ltd., John Paul)

Glenfiddich Raises a Glass to Scotland's Oldest Lady

GLENFIDDICH DISTILLERY -- On 13th August, Scotland's oldest lady, Janet Roberts, celebrated her 110th birthday in the company of family and...

Aug 08, 2011, 09:34 ET

William Grant & Sons Receives 54 Awards at International Wine & Spirits Competition

Following its impressive showing at the 2011 Los Angeles International Wine & Spirits Competition, independent family distiller...

Jul 15, 2011, 08:00 ET
Reyka Vodka Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons)

Reyka Offers U.S. Bands the Chance to Breakthrough at Iceland Airwaves

Bloc Party. Florence and The Machine. TV On The Radio. James Blake. Want to follow in the footsteps of this remarkable list of talent and perform...

Mar 30, 2011, 08:00 ET

Glenfiddich Rolls Out the "Cask of Dreams"

Glenfiddich, the world's most awarded Single Malt Scotch Whisky, today announced the launch of Glenfiddich Cask of Dreams – an exciting new...

Feb 09, 2011, 08:00 ET

The Balvenie Begins Nationwide Search for the Unsung Heroes of Craftsmanship

The Balvenie, the world's most handcrafted Single Malt Scotch Whisky, announced today a nationwide search for craftsmen and artisans to take part...

Nov 12, 2008, 17:00 ET

SPI Group and William Grant & Sons Announce Agreement for Distribution of Stolichnaya Vodka in The United States

SPI Group, one of the world's leading spirits companies and owner of the Stolichnaya vodka brand, has entered into an agreement with William Grant...

Apr 07, 2008, 01:00 ET

William Grant & Sons USA Appoints Ted Roman Senior Vice President of Sales

NEW YORK, April 7, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Independent family-owned distillers William Grant & Sons Ltd have announced the appointment of Ted...

Nov 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

Gardus LintEater(TM) rotary dryer vent cleaning system reduces fire risk. LintEater(TM) from Gardus, Inc. is a must for every homeowner concerned with preventing dryer-related fires. (PRNewsFoto/Gardus, Inc.)[JU]

David Stewart Awarded Malt Advocate Lifetime Achievement Award

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- William Grant & Sons' Malt Master, David Stewart, was awarded Malt Advocate magazine's Lifetime Achievement...

Dec 20, 2006, 00:00 ET

William Grant & Sons USA Taps Martin Sinkoff as Wine Director

NEW YORK, Dec. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- William Grant & Sons USA announced today veteran wine importer and authority Martin Sinkoff has joined the...

Apr 03, 2006, 01:00 ET

Glenfiddich to auction the world's oldest bottle of whisky: Glenfiddich Rare Collection 1937 will be sold to highest bidder. (PRNewsFoto/William Grant & Sons, Inc.)[JU]

Glenfiddich to Auction the World's Oldest Bottle of Whisky

EDISON, N.J., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- William Grant & Sons, Inc. announces the auction of the world's oldest whisky, Glenfiddich Rare...

Jun 20, 1997, 01:00 ET

Alzheimer's Researcher Recommends Program Described in New Book `Brain Longevity'

LA JOLLA, Calif., June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- William Grant, Ph.D., whose much-publicized review of studies linking Alzheimer's disease to diet was...