Sailors is – or rather, was – a sultry blonde who was signed by the prestigious Ford Models and fronted a Bacardi campaign.
So in America, “Havana Club” is made by Bacardi in Puerto Rico and can be found in five states.
In 1998, Congress passed a law that would become known as the Bacardi Act.
This has won the Cuban rum no fans in Washington, which has shown favor for Bacardi in the past.
Look, no one has to be chugging Bacardi 151 to prove a point at 40.
The outcome of the rum feud is critical for both Bacardi and Pernod Ricard, because the winner could net billions in future sales.
1921, name for a brand of West Indian rum produced by Compania Ron Bacardi, originally of Cuba.