Glenfiddich loses legal battle against new Indian-owned Scotch

William Grant & Sons has lost a trademark battle against a new blended Scotch whisky brand called Glenfield after accusing it of adopting similar labelling to its Glenfiddich brand. 

The week in pictures

This week in the world of drinks: Tom Hiddleston is still creepy; Barack Obama inspires a craft beer philanthropist in Scotland; Chapel Down soaks Oxbridge students at the Boat Race; and we're getting ready for the Wine & Spirits Show this weekend....

Macallan advert featuring ‘risky behaviour’ banned

An advert that appeared on television and social media promoting Edrington-owned whisky brand The Macallan has been banned by the UK Advertising Standards Authority for linking alcohol with risky behaviour.

Johnnie Walker submits plans for Cardhu and Clynelish

Scotch whisky brand Johnnie Walker has submitted plans to enhance the “visitor experiences” at its Cardhu and Clynelish distilleries.

HDH spirits sale makes $1.7m

March 18th, 2019

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