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Scotch Whisky Association

Scotch Whisky Association appoint Caitlin O’Donnell as legal council

The Scotch Whisky Association has added Caitlin O’Donnell to their panel of legal professionals.

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 Scotch whisky markets by value

With news that the global decline in Scotch whisky exports is now slowing, we count down the world’s biggest markets by value for Scotland’s biggest export.

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Scotch whisky export decline ‘slowing’

The decline in Scotch whisky exports is showing signs of “slowing”, suggesting a more optimistic future for the category, according to analysis by the Scotch Whisky Association.

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 No Comments »

UK EU exit a threat to British gin boom

Leaving the EU could “apply the brakes” to the UK’s booming gin industry – which has seen global exports increase by 46% in the past five years – the UK’s exchequer secretary to the Treasury has warned.

Monday, May 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Gordon Brown says Scotch whisky needs EU

Former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown has voiced his concerns over the risk of EU exit for the Scotch whisky industry.

Thursday, May 12th, 2016 1 Comment »

Diageo forced to rename whisky brand

Diageo has agreed to rename one of its biggest-selling whisky brands and end exports of another after a tussle with the Scotch Whisky Association.

Friday, April 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Scotch whisky exports worth £4bn to UK

The Scotch Whisky Association has ramped up its calls for a further 2% cut in duty for Scotch whisky, releasing figures that highlight its £4 billion contribution to the UK economy.

Friday, February 19th, 2016 No Comments »

SWA calls for further 2% spirits tax cut

The Scotch Whisky Association has today launched a campaign calling for a further 2% cut in spirits duty in the upcoming UK Budget.

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Scotch trade makes steady progress on green targets

The Scotch whisky industry is “on course” to meet environmental targets, despite increasing its energy use by 14% and decreasing its greenhouse gas emissions by just 1% since 2008, according to a report by the SWA.

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 No Comments »

SWA opens London office

The Scotch Whisky Association has opened a new office in London as the category continues to grow and contribute to the UK economy.

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

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