Campari America joins DISCUS

WASHINGTON, DC -- The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS) has announced that Campari America has joined the trade association, composed of most major U.S. producers and marketers of distilled spirits.

"We are pleased to announce that Campari America has joined the Distilled Spirits Council,” said DISCUS President and CEO Peter H. Cressy. "Campari America is a top supplier in the US managing a premium portfolio that includes many popular and fast-growing products in this market, among them SKYY Vodka, Wild Turkey Bourbon, Wild Turkey American Honey, Campari, and Cabo Wabo Tequila. In addition, Campari shares DISCUS member companies’ strong commitment to corporate social responsibility and the three-tier system.”

Campari America is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Davide Campari-Milano S.p.A., which with its affiliates (Gruppo Campari), comprise an international beverage powerhouse making it the sixth-largest spirits company in the world.

Gerry Ruvo, chairman and CEO of Campari America, said, "DISCUS is the global leader in advocating responsible public policy for the distilled spirits industry. Given the significant role spirits manufacturing and sales plays in US commerce and today’s job market, we felt it important to join forces with DISCUS in support of one of America’s most valued, thriving industries."

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