Barton Facility Re-named Glenmore Distillery

Published: 07/05/2011

OWENSBORO, Ky. — The former Barton Brands Ltd. distillery here recently was renamed The Glenmore Distillery.

Known by locals for years as “Glenmore,” the distillery on is going back to its roots by reclaiming the Glenmore name. Purchased by The Sazerac Co. in 2009, The Glenmore Distillery employs 173 people working two shifts a day bottling such spirits brands as Mr. Boston, Fleischmann, Firefly ready-to-drink cocktails, 99 brand and Chi-Chi’s.