Beam Inc. (NYSE: BEAM), a leading global premium spirits company, will offer a live Internet webcast of its second quarter results conference call. The webcast will be available under “Webcasts and Presentations” in the Investors section of the company’s web site, www.beamglobal.com, beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, August 8, 2013. It is recommended that listeners log on 10 minutes prior to the start of the call. The conference call will feature comments on Beam’s second quarter results by president & chief executive officer Matt Shattock and chief financial officer Bob Probst. The company plans to report results for the second quarter the morning of August 8th, prior to the conference call. An Internet replay of the conference call will be available at www.beamglobal.com beginning the afternoon of August 8th. Individuals without Internet access may listen to the call by dialing 1-877-226-0730 prior to 10:00 a.m. ET on August 8th. About Beam Inc. As one of the world’s leading premium spirits companies, Beam is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Consumers from all corners of the globe call for the company’s brands, including Jim Beam Bourbon, Maker's Mark Bourbon, Sauza Tequila, Pinnacle Vodka, Canadian Club Whisky, Courvoisier Cognac, Teacher's Scotch Whisky, Skinnygirl Cocktails, Cruzan Rum, Hornitos Tequila, Knob Creek Bourbon, Laphroaig Scotch Whisky, Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey, Larios Gin, Whisky DYC and DeKuyper Cordials. Beam is focused on delivering superior performance with its unique combination of scale with agility and a strategy of Creating Famous Brands, Building Winning Markets and Fueling Our Growth. Beam and its 3,400 passionate associates worldwide generated 2012 sales of $2.5 billion (excluding excise taxes), volume of 38 million 9-liter equivalent cases and some of the industry’s fastest growing innovations. Headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois, Beam is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BEAM and is included in the S&P 500 Index and the MSCI World Index. For more information on Beam, its brands, and its commitment to social responsibility, please visit www.beamglobal.com and www.drinksmart.com.