Scotch whisky maker Chivas Brothers has announced new roles for its longstanding master blenders and unveiled a new blending team.
Work has begun on the new distillery at The Glenlivet which will “significantly” increase capacity for the single malt.
Three Scotch whisky producers have signed a £3.9 million deal to build a 13km pipeline, linking four of their distilleries to Scotland’s main gas network.
Scotch whisky is moving beyond its traditional consumer base and has “regained its attractiveness” following a “challenging year”, according to the CEO of Chivas Brothers.
Nicola Sturgeon hailed the “exceptional quality” of Scotch whisky as she opened the new Chivas Brothers distillery in Carron this morning.
The Glenlivet has launched a new expression to sit alongside its 12-year-old, as the brand continues in its aim to become the world’s biggest single malt whisky.
Ballantine’s has launched a campaign calling for a universal whisky emoji – a digital icon allowing whisky lovers to affirm their love of the drink online.
Chivas Brothers has released two limited edition single malts from its distillery in Tormore, and a fresh new look for 2014.
Pernod Ricard has earmarked key areas for cost savings and future growth after the drinks group was forced to reduce its earnings forecast for 2013/14.
Laurent Lacassagne has taken up his new role as chairman and CEO of Chivas Brothers.
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