John Hall has agreed to sell Forty Creek Distillery to Campari for almost $167 million (USD) in cash. I just finished talking on the phone with John, and you can hear our entire conversation at the WhiskyCast web site.
Campari Acquires Canada's Forty Creek Distillery whiskycast.com March 12, 2014 - Gruppo Campari has agreed to acquire John Hall's Forty Creek Distillery Ltd. for $185.6 million CDN ($166.7 million USD), marking the company's first move into the Canadian whisky ...
Thanks to Lucy Dolan for passing along this photo of the new distillery going up on the old Imperial Distillery site!
Photos of WhiskyCast The new, under-construction Imperial Distillery in Carron, Speyside, Scotland. Gig glass panes going in just now!