Scotch whisky group Edrington, maker of The Famous Grouse, has appointed Helen Potter as brands packaging manager. She was previously product manager with Field Packaging in Bradford.

Helen, who takes up her new position next month, has held technical and sales roles in the packaging industry for the past 13 years.

She will work closely with Edrington's brands and commercial teams at Perth and London as well as managing the packaging development team at the group's headquarters in Glasgow. The group's other key products are The Macallan, Highland Park and Cutty Sark.