WHISKEY INDUSTRY NEWS | On Monday, Jack Daniel’s Distillery and Coca-Cola announced the launch of a co-branded, ready-to-drink canned cocktail based on the storied Jack & Coke.
WHISKEY INDUSTRY NEWS | Jack Daniel’s parent company Brown-Forman announced on Wednesday that they planned to suspend all commercial operations in Russia until further notice due to the war in Ukraine.
On Monday, the Metro Council passed the second reading of a Brown-Forman rezoning request to make way for a new hotel on land the distillery owns just off Motlow Barns Road.
Old business will be the business tonight during the Metro Council’s regular January meeting as they reconsider the R3A zoning category as well as a Brown-Forman rezoning request delayed from December’s meeting.
Two zoning-related items on the Metro Council’s December agenda could pave the way for more overnight stays in Lynchburg. With five members absent, they delayed taking action on those items until January.
A new medium to high density zoning ordinance, a rezoning request from Brown-Forman, as well as a third reading of the ground mounted solar zoning regulations are all on the agenda for Monday’s Metro Council meeting.
Jack Daniel’s parent company Brown-Forman plans to move some bottling to Europe. What, if any, effect will this have on Lynchburg?
Brown-Forman – the parent company of Jack Daniel’s Distillery – is an independent, family-controlled, 150 year old business and they plan to keep it that way as Campbell Brown takes over as Board of Directors Chair.
Jack Daniel “elves” partner with Lynchburg’s Angel Tree program to make Christmas extra special for local kids
Jack Daniel employees loaded up over 100 “party in a bag” gifts for Moore County kids as a collaboration with Santa Stocking Stuffers. It’s was part of the distillery’s participation in the BF 150 Projects to celebrate Brown-Forman’s 150th anniversary.
In September, Brown-Forman will release the limited edition, vintage-dated Gavin Brown Birthday Bourbon to mark the company’s 150th year.