Bottles of Jim Beam Maple Bourbon Move Along the Bottling Line

Bottles of Jim Beam Maple Bourbon Move Along the Bottling Line

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Bottles of Jim Beam Maple bourbon move down the bottling line at the Beam Inc. distillery in Clermont, Kentucky. Recent spinoffs in the U.S. consumer industry include Kraft Foods Group Inc. separating from snack-maker Mondelez International Inc., Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. from the Beam Inc. bourbon business and clothing brand Lands’ End Inc. from retailer Sears Holdings Corp.