Diageo pays US$5 million fine for publishing ‘misleading’ annual results

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has fined drinks giant Diageo US$5 million after its North American business created a “misleading picture” of its financial results.

English and Welsh whisky industries seek greater protection

The English and Welsh whisky industry industries are seeking greater protection for their respective spirit categories, with potential plans for a GI and an industry association in the works, db can reveal. 

Douglas Laing launches 1979 Port Ellen bottling

The bottling firm Douglas Laing has released its oldest ever expression of Port Ellen Scotch whisky, a 40 year-old single cask, as part of its ‘The Black Series’.

Famous Grouse overtakes Jack Daniel’s as UK’s best-selling whisk(e)y

Blended Scotch brand The Famous Grouse overtook Jack Daniels as the UK's best-selling whisk(e)y last Christmas, according to new data.

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