Comments for: Maker of Jim Beam to close former White Rock facility in Lewiston, lay off 160 workers

Posted Jan. 24, 2013, at 8:17 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 25, 2013, at 6:21 a.m.

LEWISTON | Beam Inc., maker of Jim Beam bourbon, announced on Thursday that it will shut down production at its Lewiston facility and shift production of Pinnacle Vodka and Calico Jack Rum to a facility in Kentucky. The 160 employees who work at Beam’s plant in Lewiston will lose …


An earlier version of this article stated Beam employs 100 people in Lewiston. The company actually employs 160.

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