Monday Apr 7
Will Johnnie Walker's new label be scotched?
The 110-year-old nonprofit Explorers Club is invoking an obscure, 106-year-old New York law in an attempt to block a major retail campaign launched by Diageo, the world's largest premium drinks company.
The Drinks Business
Explorers Club sues Diageo's Johnnie Walker
Diageo is being sued by an explorers club, which counts Neil Armstrong among its members, over the naming of its exclusive Johnnie Walker Explorers' Club whisky range.
New York Post
Explorers Club slams liquor giant for Johnnie Walker whisky line
The world-renown Explorers Club- whose celebrated members range from Sir Ernest Shackleton to Buzz Aldrin- slapped the parent company of Johnnie Walker with a lawsuit Friday for stealing its name for a new whisky brand.
Amazon CEO's Moon Rocket Engine Recovery Team Honored by Explorers Club
The private expedition that successfully recovered historic NASA moon rocket engines from the ocean floor was honored in New York City on Saturday by a venerable group of explorers, including an astronaut who rode to space atop those very same engines.
Tarantula Lollipops, Camel Burgers, and More Exotic Foods from the 2014 Explorers Club Gala
Epicurious showed no fear at The Explorers Club annual dinner, held at New York City's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel this past Saturday evening.