Top 10 most powerful whisky brands

6. Suntory


A newcomer to the Power Brands list, Suntory slips in at number 6 with its range of Japanese whiskies earning it the title of 14th most powerful drinks brand in the world. This year saw the Japanese drinks group successfully completed its US$16bn acquisition of US based drinks group Beam Inc, a deal which is sure to add significant weight to its global brand power moving forward.

Overall rank: 14

Owner: Suntory

Origin: Japan

Total score: 16.9%

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Brand score: 52%

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2 Responses to “Top 10 most powerful whisky brands”

  1. I like Jameson,, it’s a dam go whisky..

    • jeff dalrymple says:

      This is not a list of strong whiskeys, but the most popular.
      The “power” is the ability to make money..
      A bit misleading and not what I was looking for.
      A way to get more clicks?

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