Skills a priority for the Scotch Whisky industry

|17 March 2016| Scotland A commitment to skills and training are at the core of the continued success of the Scotch Whisky industry, according to a report published today. 'Scotch Whisky, Skilled Workf...

European distributor for Glenturret named

|2 February 2016| Douglas Laing has been named the European distributor for The Glenturret single malt Scotch whisky. The Edrington-owned brand announced the launch of a new core range in November 2015: T...

New release from Douglas Laing & Co

|27 January 2016| The Brand Innovator of the Year 2016 winner at the Icons of Whisky Awards has announced the release of its new limited edition Scotch whisky. The cask strength Rock Oyster Island Malt Sc...

A toast to the Big Yin

|4 January 2016| A whisky produced for the world's undisputed king of comedy is on display in Glasgow. The miniature bottle of Nippy Sweetie Scotch whisky - made for Billy Connolly in the 1970s - can be s...

Scotch and science: a perfect blend

|21 December 2015| by Julie Hesketh-Laird, deputy CEO, Scotch Whisky Association Lovers of Scotch the world over might stop as they sip their favourite dram to reflect on the tradition and craftsmanship t...

Targeting £7.1 billion in exports by 2017

|18 December 2015| A collaboration agreement launched this week aims to help Scotland reach its food and drink export target of £7.1 billion by 2017. The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) and Scotland Food ...

The spirit to succeed

|15 December 2015| William Grant & Sons reached a staggering worldwide audience of 140 million thanks to its partnership with this year’s rugby world cup in England. Distiller of some of the world’s l...

Top marks for Scotch whisky industry

|11 December 2015| The Scotch whisky industry is on track to meet its ambitious environmental targets, according to a report published this week. The latest industry Environmental Strategy Report from the...

New London hub for SWA

|3 December 2015| The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) opened up a new hub in Europe's financial capital today. The industry body's office in London has a remit to further strengthen its links overseas and...

Quality Scotch in high demand stateside

|12 November 2015| Scotch whisky is the perfect blend of old and new. Centuries old, it oozes a contemporary edge thanks to the modern bottling and innovative label design techniques used by many of the indu...