Pledge to local organization Give India aims to provide assistance to local relief agencies
HAMILTON, Bermuda, May 10, 2021 /3BL Media/– Bacardi Limited announces today a USD $100,000 contribution to Give India to help the country in its fight against the COVID-19 virus. Funding provided by Bacardi is earmarked to provide immediate assistance to local relief agencies working to mitigate the worsening impact of the coronavirus pandemic in India. Additionally, the Bacardi team on the ground in India have provided funding for oxygen concentrators to be sent to a local NGO offering humanitarian aid to marginalized communities.
Raise a glass to Mother Earth with these eco-conscious spirits.
By Kate Dingwall
“Sustainability is a holistic idea which covers every part of a brand from production to packaging, freight, and marketing,” explains spirit expert Jon Gray, the co-founder of the Bartender's Benevolent Fund founder of Drink Tank. “But it also covers the human aspect; fair pay and workplace safety.”
On the occasion of Earth Day, Bacardi is highlighting its Good Spirited efforts and commitment to creating a Good Footprint by zooming in on the area of zero waste. As a company, only 0.02% of the waste generated in Bacardi operations ends up in the landfill, with a goal to achieve ZERO PERCENT by 2022. Across the company distilleries and sites, employees are constantly coming up with creative solutions to create closed-loop systems and Bacardi has invested in ensuring that the by-products of its production end up with a second life as energy, livestock fuel, and other products.
Iconic premium gin will be first major brand made with 100% sustainably-sourced botanicals
HAMILTON, Bermuda, March 30, 2021 /3BL Media/ – After decades spent carefully building sustainable partnerships with farmers and suppliers, BOMBAY SAPPHIRE, the iconic premium gin from family-owned Bacardi Limited, is proud to announce that all 10 of its botanical ingredients are on track to be certified sustainable in 2021.
La final global de 2020 postpuesta será virtual este año a medida que se cambia el enfoque hacia ayudar a los finalistas y la industria de bares en general a recuperarse de un año enormemente desafiante.
HAMILTON, Bermuda, 25 marzo 2021 /3BL Media/ – Bacardí se complace en anunciar que cambiará el formato de la final global de BACARDÍ Legacy 2020 pospuesta para ofrecer a los competidores la oportunidad de obtener una beca de 5.000 dólares, además de competir por el título mundial en una final virtual en junio. La subvención financiará el tiempo de cada competidor para diseñar y desarrollar un proyecto o empresa que apoye la recuperación de la industria, luego del enorme impacto que la pandemia ha tenido en el mundo de la coctelería.
The postponed 2020 Global Final will go virtual this year as emphasis is shifted towards helping the finalists and wider bar industry recover from a hugely challenging year.
HAMILTON, Bermuda, March 25 2021 /3BL Media/ – Bacardi is delighted to announce that it will re-work the format of the postponed 2020 BACARDÍ Legacy Global Final to offer all competitors the opportunity to secure a US$5,000 grant, in addition to competing for the global title in a virtual final in June. The grant will fund each competitor’s time to devise and develop a project or enterprise that supports the industry’s recovery, following the huge impact that the pandemic has had across the bartending world.
The focus is to support diversity in the beverage alcohol service, sales, and hospitality industry
Coral Gables, Fla., February 24, 2021 /3BL Media/ – According to Nielsen, the Black community is significantly underrepresented in the ownership portion of the United States’ On-premise retail industry (bars and restaurants) at only seven (7) percent. Bacardi U.S.A. and the NAACP want to change that. The NAACP will be awarding Bacardi-sponsored grants to Black-owned businesses in the beverage alcohol service, sales, and hospitality industries as part of the Backing the B.A.R.
La Corporación Bacardí sigue siendo el único recipiente de dicha certificación en Puerto Rico.
CATAÑO, Puerto Rico, 11 de febrero de 2021 /3BL Media/ - A Bacardi, en Puerto Rico, le encanta compartir su espacio exterior y, gracias a un jardín de polinizadores recientemente ampliado, el hogar del ron más premiado del mundo está dando la bienvenida a un mayor número de mariposas, abejas y, por supuesto, murciélagos.
Bacardi Corporation remains only recipient of certification in Puerto Rico
CATAÑO, Puerto Rico, February 11, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Bacardi in Puerto Rico loves sharing its outdoor space, and, thanks to a newly expanded pollinator garden, the home of the world’s most awarded rum is welcoming increased numbers of butterflies, bees and, of course, bats. For this effort, Bacardi in Puerto Rico secured a WHC Conservation Certification in recognition of its commitment to environmental stewardship and for driving awareness of the role of pollinator gardens in building a healthy ecosystem.