Awards Lunch Partner: Irish Distillers

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Irish Distillers is Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and producer of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys. Led by Jameson, its brands are driving the global renaissance of Irish whiskey. Jameson is the world’s fastest-growing Irish whiskey, experiencing 26 years of consecutive growth and hitting sales of 5 million cases in 2015. Its brands are exported to 130+ markets, with over 50 of those experiencing double or triple-digit growth.

Irish Distillers was formed in 1966, when a merger took place between John Powers & Son, John Jameson & Son and Cork Distilleries Company. In 1988 Irish Distillers joined Pernod Ricard, gaining access to unprecedented levels of investment and an extensive global distribution network. In 2015, the company completed a €220 million investment which doubled its production and bottling capacity to meet global demand for its products.

Irish Distillers employs over 600 people across its operations in Cork and Dublin.

www.irishdistillers.ie