Month: June 2018

James Joyce and his relationship with Irish Distillers

The light music of whisky falling into glasses made an agreeable interlude.< James Joyce, Dubliners James Joyce has a long and storied relationship with Irish Distillers. John Murray, Joyce’s maternal grandfather, acted as a sales rep with Powers. Joyce’s father, John, was an investor and later Secretary of the Phoenix Park Distillery and had a […]

Irish Distillers makes a lasting difference on Responsibl’ALL Day

In early May, we left the day jobs behind for a while and came together for one day of volunteering for good causes in our local communities. Responsibl’ALL day is an innovative concept developed by Pernod Ricard in which affiliate companies all over the world participate. With a nod to our decentralised way of working […]

Dillon Bass are Responsib’ALL in Antrim Hospital

Here, the team shares the details of their sunny volunteer day: Wednesday the 23rd May was Dillon Bass’ CSR day. We were at the MacMillan centre in Antrim Area Hospital. The Macmillan Unit offers specialist care to help patients and families deal with problems which can arise when living with a life-limiting illness. The unit […]

Irish Distillers’ Prestige Range Of Irish Whiskeys Hits Gold In San Francisco

– Powers John’s Lane 12 Years Old crowned Best Irish Whiskey – Irish Distillers, maker of the world’s most well-known and successful Irish whiskeys, has scooped a remarkable 24 Gold or above medals at the recent International Spirits Challenge and San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Top honours were awarded to Powers John’s Lane 12 Years […]