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Are Millennials too young for brown spirits?

This month, just-drinks' brown spirits commentator, Ian Buxton, considers the sector's efforts to entice the Millennial consumer into the fr...

Focus - Edrington's FY Performance by Brand

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...


Olly Wehring | 24 Jul 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.


Richard Woodard | 11 Oct 2011

Innovation in the spirits industry is 'a good thing'. But, Richard Woodard is worried that, of occasion, some spirits companies run the risk of disappearing up their own still pipes when they over-innovate.


Richard Woodard | 29 Apr 2010

Following our discussion of premiumisation in the spirits industry with Diageo's CMO earlier this week, Richard Woodard queries a new, Scotch whisky addition to the price bracket. Is premiumisation a victory of style over substance? Or does it satisfy a genuine consumer desire? The answer, of course, is both.


Chris Brook-Carter | 16 Apr 2008

Malt whisky continues to outpace the growth of blended Scotch and its leading brands are putting in stellar performances. But as a new report from just-drinks explains, a closer look reveals a category still underperforming with issues of pricing, image and availability threatening its future. Chris Brook-Carter reports

Latest Interviews

Lucy Britner | 3 May 2017

Last week, Edrington unveiled a new whisky range, new packaging and a new brand position for its Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky brand. The Orkney-based distillery has created a back-story for Highland Park around the islands' Viking heritage. just-drinks sat down with Highland Park brand director Jason Craig at the launch in Denmark to find out more about the thinking behind the re-launch.


Olly Wehring | 21 Jan 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.

Latest News

Olly Wehring | 21 Sep 2017

Edrington has extended its Highland Park portfolio, with a no-age-statement iteration called Dragon Legend.


Olly Wehring | 12 Sep 2017

Edrington has announced a permanent edition to the core range of its Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky brand.


Olly Wehring | 27 Apr 2017

Edrington has unveiled a pack overhaul for its Highland Park Scotch whisky brand, with two expressions gaining "sub brand names".


Lucy Britner | 27 Apr 2017

Edrington has released the first whisky in a new series of 'special editions'. Valkyrie, which launched at an event in Denmark today, is part of the firm's new Viking Legend series. The collection will comprise three whiskies. 


Lucy Britner | 12 Apr 2017

Edrington has lined up a collaboration between its Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky brand and British crime author Ian Rankin, which sees the company release a special edition 10 year old whisky.


Olly Wehring | 11 Nov 2016

Edrington has released details of its latest Highland Park limited edition iteration.


Olly Wehring | 10 Mar 2016

Edrington has lined up the global release of the latest limited iteration of its Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky.


Andy Morton | 25 Feb 2015

Edrington has lined up the launch of the fourth release in its Valhalla collection for the Highland Park Scotch whisky brand.


Olly Wehring | 2 Jul 2014

Edrington has announced an addition to the core range of its Highland Park Scotch whisky brand.


Andy Morton | 30 Jun 2014

Edrington has returned to full-year profit in a fiscal 2014 that saw it invest heavily in a new distillery and in-house distribution arms.


Olly Wehring | 3 Feb 2014

Edrington has lined up the launch of the third release in its Valhalla collection for the Highland Park Scotch whisky brand.


Olly Wehring | 28 Nov 2013

Edrington's Cutty Sark Prohibition Edition


Olly Wehring | 17 Sep 2013

Harviestoun Brewery's Ola Dubh 30


Olly Wehring | 12 Mar 2013

Edrington Group's Highland Park Loki


Andy Morton | 22 Feb 2013

Edrington is to release the first three bottles in its six-part Warrior Series, initially exclusive to European travel retail.


Olly Wehring | 7 Aug 2012

The Edrington Group has confirmed the appointment of a new global marketing manager for its The Macallan single malt whisky brand.


Andy Morton | 10 Jul 2012

Edrington has posted a healthy set of numbers for its fiscal full-year, as emerging markets drove profits.


James Wilmore | 9 Jul 2012

Remy Cointreau's possible acquisition of Scotch whisky producer Bruichladdich is strategically positive for the French firm, but unlikley to make a big difference to its bottom-line, an analyst has argued.


Andy Morton | 4 Jul 2012

Edrington has South-East Asia in its sights as it seeks to expand from its China stronghold.


Olly Wehring | 28 Jun 2012

The Edrington Group's Cutty Sark Storm


Olly Wehring | 2 May 2012

The Edrington Group's Highland Park Vintage 1991, 2001


Olly Wehring | 18 Apr 2012

The Edrington Group has confirmed a change of distillery managers at two of its whisky facilities in Scotland.

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