David Gates
BrewDog has appointed David Gates as Managing Director of BrewDog Distilling who brings 27 years of experience in the industry to the burgeoning team. The appointment comes as BrewDog’s distilling arm, LoneWolf, revealed its plans to...
Blue Box Design opening (LtoR) Blue Box MD Gordon Duncan, Scottish Whisky Association CEO Karen Betts, Donald and Michael McLaren, Directors of McLaren Packaging)
Blue Box Design’s new state-of-the-art design and manufacturing facility has been officially opened by Karen Betts, Chief Executive of the Scottish Whisky Association. A specialist designer and manufacturer of bespoke presentation boxes for Scotch Whisky and...
Arbikie, Scotland’s ‘Field-to-Bottle’ Distiller has just celebrated its fourth birthday by agreeing distribution deals in Belgium, Denmark, Italy and Germany. Having started to export in late 2017, their family of premium spirits are now available...
1770 Glasgow Single Malt Scotch Whisky is marking it’s first official sponsorship agreement as it becomes the headline sponsor of the 10th annual Glasgow’s Whisky Festival. Taking place at Hampden Park on Saturday 10th November, the festival...
The North British Distillery, which was incorporated on this very day (October 24th) 1885, has joined forces with Scotch Whisky specialist Douglas Laing & Co to release a one-off 58-year-old limited edition of only 222...
François-Xavier Dugas, CEO of Dugas and Liam Hughes, CEO of The Glasgow Distillery Company
The Glasgow Distillery Company is toasting a new international distribution deal with French drinks specialists, Dugas. The deal will see Glasgow Distillery’s inaugural whisky - 1770 Glasgow Single Malt Scotch Whisky - distributed throughout France, giving...
Scotch Whisky exports increased in the first half of 2018 to £1.97 billion, a 10.8% rise in the value of exports against the same period last year. The analysis of official HMRC figures published by the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) also shows the volume of...
Highland whisky distillery Tomatin, has been named the fastest growing top ten single malt whisky in the US. Recent figures released by Impact Databank confirm that the brand has increased its foothold in the US...
CGI of Ardgowan Distillery
Ardgowan Distillery has revealed ambitious designs for their new £12 million distillery which is being built on the Ardgowan Estate near Inverkip, 30 miles west of Glasgow. The plans showcase the flagship building which has just...
The majority of Scots (58%) believe an increase in Scotch Whisky excise duty would show that the UK government doesn’t care about the future Scotland, a new poll has found. According to a Survation poll commissioned by the...