Brown-Forman’s new Coopers’ Craft Barrel Reserve bourbon showcases company’s innovation with barrelsBy Sara Havens | Posted on January 21, 2019
When Coopers’ Craft bourbon was launched in 2016, it was both a nod to the hard-working individuals in Brown-Forman’s Cooperage and a subtle, light spirit (82.2 proof) geared toward those newer to bourbon. Now, four years later, another expression of the brand is being...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on January 2, 2019
Despite market volatility and a terrible fourth quarter, shareholders of some local companies, including Humana, Texas Roadhouse and Yum Brands, enjoyed healthy returns in 2018. For some local companies, including Churchill Downs, 2018 returns looked great through three quarters — though for others, including...
- By Eli Keel | Posted on December 12, 2018
To most people, the word “ballet” summons one of two images: Odette from “Swan Lake” or a bucktoothed, big-eyed soldier made of polished wood with a huge hinged jaw and a little toy sword. They think of “The Nutcracker.” Every year, a lot of...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on December 5, 2018
Brown-Forman said tariffs and foreign currency fluctuations hurt second-quarter sales, and operating profit fell 5 percent but net income rose 4 percent.
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on December 4, 2018
Stocks got hammered Tuesday, with the Dow Jones industrial average falling nearly 800 points, as investors worried about trade tensions and slower growth.
Monday Business Briefing: Solid Light helps with Heaven Hill visitor center; Brown-Forman sets CEO pay; KFC Yum! Center upgrades; and moreBy Staff | Posted on November 18, 2018
Welcome to the Nov. 19 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville. Heaven Hill to expand Bardstown visitor center, partners with Louisville’s Solid Light At a news conference Friday morning, representatives from Heaven Hill and Solid Light gathered at Heaven...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on October 12, 2018
After a two-day sell-off on Wall Street and global markets, two financial analysts encouraged investors not to panic, as the U.S. economy remains strong.
The Closing Bell: Logan Street Market opening delayed; B-F shares slide; Humana CEO sells $5.9M in stock; Schnatter’s latest letter; and moreBy Staff | Posted on September 13, 2018
Welcome to The Closing Bell. This is your last stop for biz scoops and big news before the weekend — a roundup of stories that can’t wait till Monday.
Monday Business Briefing: Local stocks gain in August; GLI hits 2020 fundraising milestone; new stops added to Urban Bourbon Trail and moreBy Staff | Posted on September 2, 2018
Welcome to the Sept. 3 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville.
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on August 29, 2018
Despite a solid first quarter, Brown-Forman on Wednesday lowered its earnings outlook for the year as it expects a growing impact from international trade disputes.