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The category today - Scotch Whisky I 24 May 2016

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 II 24 May 2016

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 III 24 May 2016

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 IV 24 May 2016

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 V 24 May 2016

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.

Latest News

TWE revamps Blossom Hill, looks to new markets 25 May 2016

Treasury Wine Estates (TWE) is to relaunch the Blossom Hill wine brand in the UK as it eyes new, international markets. 


Einstok Icelandic beer ramps up US presence 25 May 2016

Iceland's Einstök Beer Co has secured further distribution in the US, as it looks to grow its export business.


Red Bull invests in GoPro, signs global link-up 25 May 2016

Red Bull has taken a stake in mobile video camera maker GoPro as part of a marketing tie-up.


EU clears Anheuser-Busch InBev, SABMiller deal 24 May 2016

The European Union has approved Anheuser-Busch InBev's US$107bn takeover of SABMiller.


Beam Suntory names CFO, makes structural changes 24 May 2016

Beam Suntory has appointed a new CFO as it makes a number of management changes and restructures regional units.


CCE shareholder clear European Partners deal 24 May 2016

Shareholders at Coca-Cola Enterprises have approved the pending transaction to create Coca-Cola European Partners. 


Campari's new Glen Grant age-statement range - NPD 24 May 2016

Gruppo Campari has launched three aged-statement Scotch whiskies under its Glen Grant brand.


Coca-Cola restructures global operations 24 May 2016

The Coca-Cola Co has announced a raft of structural and personnel changes as it looks to align its operating units with its global bottling footprint. 


Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte toasts sales, profits 24 May 2016

Centre-Vinicole Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte has reported an increase in sales and operating profits for calendar 2015. 


Kirin ramps up Lion's overseas reach 24 May 2016

Kirin is to open a craft beer venue in Hong Kong for its Australian micro-brewery Little Creatures.

Latest blogs

How to test Heineken's sense of humour 18 May 2016

Greetings from Zurich. Here as a guest of Heineken's Amstel brand, I'm due to sit down later today with the group's senior global director for international brands, Walter Drenth.


Which spirits category is the next big thing? 13 May 2016

Drinks companies spend a lot of money on trying to predict trends. At last night's Worshipful Company of Distillers City debate, any strategists in the audience got a bit of forecasting for free.


Aperol Spritz - Just the one. A large one? 12 May 2016

I'll admit to being partial to an Aperol Spritz now and again, more usually in the summer months, sitting outside, shades on, slowly turning more golden/rusty.