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Edrington offloads The Glenturret Scotch distillery and brand

21 Dec 2018

Edrington has closed the year with the divestment of its Glenturret Scotch whisky distillery and brand, with Swiss wine group Art & Terroir marking its entry into the Scotch segment.

The spirits category in 2018 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part III - FREE TO ACCESS

19 Dec 2018

As the year draws to a close, just-drinks takes a look back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry over the last 12 months. Here, deputy editor Lucy Britner picks out the highs and lows for the spirits category.

FREE TO READ - just-drinks' Mergers & Acquisitions database - November 2018

3 Dec 2018

Here, just-drinks consolidates the M&A activity in the global drinks industry during November, a month that saw the Cutty Sark Scotch brand get a(nother) new owner and Diageo sell off a raft of spirits brands to Sazerac.

Who will buy Cutty Sark and Glenturret from Edrington? - Comment

17 Jul 2018

The opportunity to acquire an established, well-known Scotch whisky brand doesn't come along very often. So, you'll forgive our brown spirits commentator, Neil Ridley for being a bit excited right now.

Edrington fiscal-2018 sales rise despite "challenging" blended Scotch market - results

22 Jun 2018

Edrington has reported a 7% lift in sales from its latest fiscal full-year, driven by the group's premium spirits portfolio including single malt Scotch The Macallan.

Edrington puts Cutty Sark, Glenturret Scotch whiskies up for sale

22 Jun 2018

Edrington is looking to offload its Cutty Sark and Glenturret Scotch whiskies, as the group looks to focus on its core premium spirits range.

Edrington readies senior executive switches in Americas, Global Travel Retail

12 Jan 2017

Edrington has announced a raft of senior executive changes that will affect its Americas and Global Travel Retail leadership roles.

Focus - Edrington's FY Performance by Brand

29 Jun 2015

Edrington today reported a drop in FY sales and profits. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by brand in the 12 months to the end of March.

just the Ten - Top Interviews of 2014

17 Dec 2014

With the end of the year looming, just-drinks is running a series of 'Top Tens of the Year' in the run-up to Christmas. Here are the ten most read interviews on just-drinks in 2014.

INDIA: Edrington agrees deal for Cutty Sark launch in India

29 Aug 2014

Cutty Sark Scotch whisky is set to launch in India after the brand's owner, Edrington, signed a joint-venture deal with Kyndal Group.

just the Answer - Quintessential Brands' international brands & marketing director Mike Salmon

9 Jul 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.

UK: Distillery remains closed after disease outbreak, awaits test results

11 Jun 2012

An Edinburgh whisky distillery remains closed and is awaiting test results after an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the city.

UK: Distillery halts production over Legionnaires outbreak - report

8 Jun 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.

Rebranding in the Drinks Industry - Part III - Rebranding Case Studies

14 Mar 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.

US: Edrington Group adds Brugal to Remy Cointreau distribution deal

6 Dec 2010

The US unit of Rémy Cointreau has extended its distribution partnership with The Edrington Group in the country.

UK: Edrington Group lines up Cutty Sark brand controller

5 May 2010

The Edrington Group has confirmed the appointment of a brand controller for its recently-acquired Cutty Sark Scotch whisky brand.

UK: Berry Bros & Rudd brings Cutty Sark distribution in-house

14 Dec 2009

Berry Bros. & Rudd Spirits has ended its UK distribution arrangement for Cutty Sark Scotch whisky with Emporia Brands.

UK: Glenglassaugh distillery sheds its mothballs

24 Nov 2008

Glenglassaugh has officially opened its Scottish distillery, after having been out of operation for 22 years.

US: Skyy Spirits updates corporate website

1 Oct 2008

Skyy Spirits has launched a new corporate website.

UK: Edrington Group toasts full-year, despite Cutty Sark pressures

1 Jul 2008

The Edrington Group has posted a lift in sales and profits for its latest full-year, despite rising cost pressures.

US: Campari launches Cutty Sark Blended Malt in US

19 May 2008

Gruppo Campari is launching Cutty Sark Blended Malt Scotch Whisky in select US markets through its Skyy Spirits unit.

UK: Berry Bros, Emporia sign UK agency agreement for Cutty Sark

28 Mar 2008

The chairmen of Emporia Brands and Berry Bros & Rudd yesterday (27 March) signed an agreement appointing Emporia as UK sales agent for Cutty Sark, the Scotch whisky brand.

UK: Edrington Group enters rum category with Brugal acquisition

6 Feb 2008

The Edrington Group has acquired a majority shareholding in Brugal Co, in a move that expands the Scotch whisky company’s offering into the rum category.

UK: Edrington poised to send distillery east

2 Jan 2008

The Edrington Group is looking to sell off one of its disused Scotch whisky distilleries to a consortium of Eastern Europeans, according to local reports.

UK: Temp Cutty Sark International head goes permanent

6 Sep 2007

Jeremy Parsons has had his temporary position as head of Cutty Sark International changed to a permanent one.

UK: Edrington sees Famous Grouse help lift FY

4 Jul 2007

The Edrington Group has posted a slight lift in both sales and profits for its latest fiscal year.

US: Patrón Tequila eyes Europe, Asia expansion

5 Oct 2006

The Patrón Spirits Company has secured distribution deals in Europe and Asia as it looks to grow its namesake premium Tequila outside the US.

UK: Cutty Sark unveils latest Glenrothes vintage

21 Sep 2006

Cutty Sark International has unveiled the latest vintage for its single malt Scotch whisky The Glenrothes.

IRELAND: C&C International names new US duty-free distributor

24 Jul 2006

Irish spirits group C&C International has appointed Alexander James & Co. as its exclusive US duty-free distributor.

UK: Single malts boost Edrington

4 Jul 2006

Growing demand for single malts, particularly in North America and Asia-Pacific, has led to rising full-year profits at The Edrington Group.

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