A collection of 19 bottles of The Macallan has been sold in Dubai duty free for US$361,000, surpassing the previous record by over US$200,000.
The Scotch Whisky Association has opened a new office in London as the category continues to grow and contribute to the UK economy.
Scotch whisky needs to adopt a more innovative approach if it is to fight off competition from rival categories in the vital US market.
The European Court of Justice has said Scotland’s plans for minimum unit pricing could break the EU’s rules on free trade.
Work has begun on the new distillery at The Glenlivet which will “significantly” increase capacity for the single malt.
The Famous Grouse Experience at Glenturret Distillery has unveiled a major new visitor attraction: two kittens who have been employed as the site’s “Official Mousers”.
To celebrate 150 years of ownership of Glenfarclas, the fifth and sixth generations of the Grant family have launched a new Family Reserve bottling.
Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has begun a trade mission to China by unveiling a £3 million fund to help the country’s whisky fans invest in rare bottlings.
The Macallan’s “Rare Cask” which it claims is the “embodiment” of its “obsession” with single malt – has been launched in the UK.
After Scotch whisky helped Lidl to achieve record UK sales of more than £4 billion in 2014, the discount retailer has signalled plans for further growth in this market.
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