Beam Suntory Inc. is a premium spirits company that makes and sells branded distilled spirits products in markets worldwide. The Company's principal products include bourbon whiskey, tequila, Scotch whisky, Canadian whisky, vodka, cognac, rum, cordials, and ready-to-drink pre-mixed cocktails. The Company's portfolio consists of brands the Company identifies as Power Brands, Rising Stars, Local Jewels and values Creators. The Power Brands are the Company's core brand equities, with global reach in premium categories. Rising Stars are smaller premium brands. Brands identified as Local Jewels act as Power Brands in local markets. Value Creators include a variety of brands. The Company�s Power Brands include Jim Beam Bourbon, Maker's Mark Bourbon, Sauza Tequila, Teacher's Scotch and Pinnacle Vodka. Beam�s Rising Stars brand includes Laphroaig Scotch, Basil Hayden's Bourbon, Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey, Hornitos Tequila, Skinnygirl Cocktails and Sourz Liqueurs.