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Scotch Whisky Essentials 2016The Scotch whisky category today - An introduction - Scotch Whisky Essentials, Part I 24 May 16

Richard Woodard

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this seven-part review of the Scotch whisky category. In part one, we look at how the sector has performed in recent years.


Today's Market Trends - Scotch Whisky Essentials, Part II 24 May 16

Richard Woodard

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this seven-part review of the Scotch whisky category. In part two, we consider the sector's performance on a by-market basis.


Tomorrow's Market Trends - Scotch Whisky Essentials Part III 24 May 16

Richard Woodard

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this seven-part review of the Scotch whisky category. In part three, we look at what the future trends will be for the sector.


Key Brands Performance - Scotch Whisky Essentials Part IV 24 May 16

Richard Woodard

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this seven-part review of the Scotch whisky category. In part four, we turn our attention to the major Scotch brands.


Category Trends - Scotch Whisky Essentials, Part V 24 May 16

Richard Woodard

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this seven-part review of the Scotch whisky category. In part five, we look at the consumer trends that have come into play for the sector.


Category Challenges - Scotch Whisky Essentials, Part VI 24 May 16

Richard Woodard

just-drinks, in association with The IWSR, presents this seven-part review of the Scotch whisky category. In the penultimate part, we look at the challenges facing Scotch in the months and years ahead.


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