23 January 2014
In the first part of just-drinks' interview with the CEO of Edrington, Ian Curle set out why his company was bringing its global distribution in-house and investing heavily in its The Macallan Scotch whisky. In part two, Curle talks about his company's unique ownership structure and shares his thoughts on the next possible golden era for Scotch.
21 January 2014
Late last year, just-drinks travelled to New York to interview - for the first time - the CEO of Edrington, owner of the Cutty Sark, The Famous Grouse, Highland Park and The Macallan Scotch whisky brands, Brugal rum and Snow Leopard vodka.
28 November 2013
Edrington's Cutty Sark Prohibition Edition
25 July 2013
Last week, the International Spirits Challenge announced the full list of gold medal and trophy-winning spirits brands for 2013. Here is the list of Scotch whisky winners.
24 July 2013
Earlier today (24 July), the International Wine & Spirit Competition released the list of full winners for spirits for 2013. Here is the list of 'gold outstanding' and 'gold'' winners for Scotch whisky and other spirits.
9 July 2013
Quintessential Brands may not be a name familiar to many. But the burgeoning spirits group, owner of G&J Greenall, and backed by former Grupo Campari CEO Enzo Visone, has ambitious global plans. Here, just-drinks talks to Quintessential's international brands & marketing director, Mike Salmon, about those plans and where it is looking to capitalise.
25 March 2013
The BenRiach Distillery Co's “under the radar” swoop for Glenglassaugh last week is unlikely to be repeated as the Scotch industry's battle for capacity intensifies, the firm's head has said.
10 July 2012
Edrington has posted a healthy set of numbers for its fiscal full-year, as emerging markets drove profits.
28 June 2012
The Edrington Group's Cutty Sark Storm
22 June 2012
An Edinburgh whisky distillery closed after an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the city has reopened.
11 June 2012
An Edinburgh whisky distillery remains closed and is awaiting test results after an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the city.
8 June 2012
An Edinburgh whisky distillery part-owned by Diageo and The Edrington Group has been closed down after an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the city, according to reports.
1 May 2012
Patrón Spirits has confirmed that it has changed distributors in Turkey.
20 March 2012
FIX Wines & Spirits is expanding its current marketing and distribution deal with the Cutty Sark whisky brand to include the Gulf region.
14 March 2012
It's case study time in this month's management briefing. In this, the penultimate part of Richard Woodard's look at rebranding, we see the right - and the wrong - way to do it.
18 January 2012
Edrington Group's Cutty Sark Tam o'Shanter
25 November 2011
The Edrington Group has reported higher sales in the first half of its fiscal year and said that it remains upbeat about the second-half and will continue to invest in its premium brands.
29 June 2011
Ian Macleod Distillers has significantly increased its size after acquiring the Tamdhu distillery from The Edrington Group.
19 May 2011
The Edrington Group has switched distributors in the US for its recently-purchased Cutty Sark Scotch whisky brand, from Skyy Spirits to Rémy Cointreau USA.
24 January 2011
Berry Bros & Rudd has lined up the divestment of its Greek distribution unit, W S Karoulias SA.
6 December 2010
The US unit of Rémy Cointreau has extended its distribution partnership with The Edrington Group in the country.
27 September 2010
The Edrington Group plans to invest GBP10m (US$15.8m) on a high-speed bottling line and new storage facilities for its Scotch whisky in a move that will result in 23 job losses.
23 September 2010
The Edrington Group has announced three new appointments to its Cutty Sark Scotch whisky team.
14 September 2010
The Edrington Group has reported double digit rises in sales and profits before tax for its full year on the back of strong performances from its leading brands.
18 August 2010
Wine and spirits merchant Berry Bros & Rudd has reported a fall in full-year profits and plans to sacrifice earnings growth over the medium-term in order to reposition the business.
19 July 2010
The Edrington Group has appointed a global PR manager for its The Macallan and Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky brands.
18 June 2010
The Edrington Group has lined up a packaging revamp for its The Famous Grouse blended Scotch whisky brand in the UK.
12 May 2010
Scotch whisky producer The Edrington Group has appointed Steven Sleigh as its new head of global travel retail.
5 May 2010
The Edrington Group has confirmed the appointment of a brand controller for its recently-acquired Cutty Sark Scotch whisky brand.
26 April 2010
The Edrington Group has confirmed that its newly-acquired Cutty Sark Scotch whisky brand will be distributed by in the UK by Maxxium.