The booming Scotch whisky market has seen a private equity firm snap up The Loch Lomond Distillery Company for an undisclosed sum.
Diageo has released its most expensive ever single malt whisky with the launch of Brora 40-year-old.
Scotch single malt brand Cardhu is adding a Bourbon twist to its range with the launch of an expression that has been double matured in toasted American oak casks.
Scotch whisky will find it impossible to maintain its recent explosive growth rate according to Glenfarclas’ sales director.
A six-litre decanter of Macallan has become the new world record holder for most expensive whisky sold at auction.
Scotch whisky exports have almost doubled in value over the last 10 years to hit nearly £4.3 billion in 2012.
A six-litre imperial of Macallan “M”, rare Burgundy from Armand Rousseau and an ex-cellar collection of Veuve Clicquot will kickstart Sotheby’s 2014 season in Hong Kong.
Islay whisky distiller Bunnahabhain has revealed a plan to launch its oldest ever age statement whisky next year.
Islay whisky Bunnahabhain has teamed up with a Scottish Michelin-starred chef to create food matches that will help “bring to life” its whisky portfolio to customers worldwide.
As well as a new chief executive in the New Year, the Scotch Whisky Association has promoted a number of other new faces to key roles.
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