Jim Beam

Maker's Mark & Jim Beam Sold
Maker's Mark & Jim Beam Sold
A historic Kentucky business has been sold. Suntory of Japan has purchased the maker of Jim Beam and Maker's Mark bourbons. The acquisition was announced Monday, January 13th, with a price of $13.6 billion. That's a lot of bourbon folks... Under the deal, the current chief executive of Jim Beam, Matthew J. Shattock, and his management team will continue to lead the company.