Jack Teeling: along with his brother Stephen, is the driving force behind the €10 million investment in the Liberties

The Teeling family is a step closer to opening Teeling Whiskey Company, the first new distillery in Dublin in 125 years. Its three enormous copper sti(...)

The problem for Bushmills is that it is not one Diageo’s favourite children. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Diageo has finally waved the white flag on its foray into Irish whiskey after agreeing to offload Bushmills to José Cuervo, a Mexican tequila group.It(...)

Traders are pictured at their desks in front of the DAX board at the Frankfurt stock exchange yesterday.The  DAX Index climbed 0.3 per cent. Photograph: Reuters

National benchmark indices advanced in nine of the 18 western-European markets yesterday. Germany’s DAX Index climbed 0.3 per cent and France’s CAC 4(...)

Pernod shares have gained 4.4 per cent so far this year, in line with the European sector, which is up 4.1 per cent.

French spirits maker Pernod Ricard, which owns Irish Distillers, on Thursday forecast modest profit growth in its current financial year after improvi(...)

The world’s first cyborg artist, Belfast-born Neil Harbisson, is to speak at the Web Summit in Dublin this November. Mr Harbisson has an antenna implanted in his skull so he can hear images and paint sounds. Photo: Lars Norgaard

Neil Harbisson has an antenna implanted in his skull so he can hear images and paint sounds. In 2004, the British government officially recognised Bel(...)

Jameson, Bushmills and Tullamore Dew were all included in the top fifty travel-retail sales table, while Baileys Irish Cream was ranked in sixth place

Baileys remains one of the most popular duty-free spirits in the world despite seeing a 3.6 per cent decline in sales last year.New figures compiled b(...)

Tullamore Dew  is now the second biggest Irish whiskey brand after Jameson.

Whiskey production has returned to Tullamore for the first time in 60 years.William Grant, the family behind the Tullamore Dew brand, has opened a new(...)

Jameson sales volumes reached 4.7 million cases during the 2013/2014 financial year. Photo: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Pernod Ricard, the world’s second-largest distiller, plans to eliminate jobs as it seeks to generate €150 million of savings following a slump in dema(...)

Jameson is one of two Irish brands included in the top 100 spirits list

Baileys is one of nine Diageo-owned brands to be included in a ranking of the largest spirits brands in the world.The Irish brand is in 38th position (...)

Jameson owner Pernod Ricard has set out global ambitions for the Irish whiskey, aiming to double sales by 2020. Photo: Bloomberg

Jameson owner Pernod Ricard has set out global ambitions for the Irish whiskey, aiming to double sales by 2020.The company said a distillery in Co Cor(...)