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Pernod Ricard Just Announced a New Irish Distillery

After Jameson enjoyed a record year in sales, parent brand Pernod Ricard is looking to expand its

A €250 million ($248 million) investment plan named Midleton Co

in Cork, Ireland as the new site for an Irish whiskey distillery

The carbon-neutral production facility is set to open in 2025 and will emphasize waste-reduction procedures

Pernod Ricard estimates the construction will create 800 jobs during the distillery’s construction, not including an additional 100

In the release, Irish Distillers notes the facility’s impact on the local community

“Whiskey has been distilled in Midleton for almost 200 years and as such it has always been our

Today, we are delighted to announce plans for a new distillery connected to the famed Midleton Distillery,”

This expansion brings Jameson one step closer to its goal of selling 15 million cases annually by 2030