Jim Beam is one of the best selling bourbons in the world. Since 1975, Jim Beam has been making bourbon in Kentucky. In 2014, the brand was purchased by Suntory Holdings. There is no other bourbon brand that has the popularity and history like Jim Beam. It has been using the same ingredients for the last 200 years. Jim Beam is available in over 200 countries with the USA, Australia and Germany being its biggest consumers.