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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Government publishes post-Brexit export plans

The government has sought to calm fears over UK trade following Brexit by publishing a template to boost exports of British booze globally.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Macallan Double Cask ‘unites worlds’

The Macallan’s latest single malt creation, the 12-year-old ‘Double Cask’, unites the worlds of its Sherry and Fine Oak ranges the distillery has said.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

India key target for Scotch post-Brexit

The SWA has renewed calls for the UK government to negotiate new trade deals for Scotch post-Brexit, flagging India as the market with the most long-term potential for growth.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

New Taiwanese whisky launches in the UK

Cellar Trends is bringing Taiwanese malt whisky Omar to the UK market, after signing on as UK distribution partner.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Lost Distillery plans to bring whisky-making to Ayrshire

Scotch producer The Lost Distillery is planning to bring whisky-making to Ayrshire as it moves onto an historic estate saved from falling into disrepair by Prince Charles.

Thursday, October 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Retailers must engage customers to sell no-age whiskies, Booths buyer says

Retailers need to do more to engage consumers in the BWS aisles to bring new whisky expressions to life for consumers.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Scotch awarded trademark in Taiwan

Scotch whisky has been registered as a trademark in Taiwan, with the Scotch Whisky Association calling it a “legal breakthrough” in the battle against fakes.

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Royal Salute releases 32-year-old whisky

Royal Salute has unveiled its latest expression – Royal Salute 32 Year Old Union of the Crowns – a blend of single malt and grain whiskies aged for a minimum of 32 years.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Diageo on track for good performance, CEO says

Diageo has reported a good start to its financial year on the back of the momentum it created last year, its chief executive has said.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Islay to gain ninth whisky distillery

Hunter Laing & Co. is to build the first new distillery on Islay for more than a decade, expanding its remit from bottling and blending to the distillation of single malt whiskies.

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

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