Scotch Whisky Association

David Cameron’s father-in-law is launching his own whisky label

David Cameron's father-in-law Viscount Astor is planning to take on the Hebridean whisky market by launching is own spirits label.

Wine and spirits trade bodies unite on Brexit

The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has joined up with trade bodies from across Europe to create a “ground-breaking” Brexit position paper.

SWA ramps up calls to cut UK spirits duty ahead of Budget

Demand for Scotch whisky has fallen by one million bottles in the UK since Chancellor Philip Hammond increased spirits tax in his March Budget, proving the need for a cut in November, says the SWA.

Scotch whisky applies for GI status in New Zealand

The Scotch whisky industry has become one of the first to apply to be listed on New Zealand’s register of geographical indications (GIs) – an initiative launched by the country earlier this year. 

Scotch awarded trademark in Taiwan

September 27th, 2016

Scotch battles back from decline

September 16th, 2016

SWA opens London office

December 3rd, 2015

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