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Ian Macleod Distillers readies city centre distillery for Edinburgh Gin

20 Nov 2018

Ian Macleod Distillers has revealed plans to build another distillery for Edinburgh Gin in the centre of the brand's namesake city.

Ian Macleod Distillers' Tamdhu Ámbar 14 year old & Tamdhu Gran Reserva First Edition - Product Launch

8 Nov 2018

Ian Macleod has launched its Speyside single malt Tamdhu into the Travel Retail sector, in an exclusive partnership with Dufry.

Ian Macleod Distillers' Glengoyne Spirit of Oak Collection - Product Launch

31 Oct 2018

Ian Macleod Distillers has announced details of a new four-strong range of expressions from its Glengoyne single malt Scotch brand, exclusive to the Travel Retail channel in the UK.

Ian Macleod Distillers' Smokehead Sherry Bomb - Product Launch

30 Oct 2018

Ian Macleod Distillers has released a heavily-peated Islay single malt that has been "heavily influenced" by Oloroso Sherry casks. Sherry Bomb follows the release earlier this year of Smokehead High Voltage.

Ian Macleod Distillers targets five-fold Smokehead increase as new stock opens up

15 May 2018

Ian Macleod Distillers is to significantly ramp up sales of its Smokehead after securing new stock agreements from the Islay distillery it sources the single malt brand from.

Ian Macleod's Edinburgh Gin moves into RTDs

25 Apr 2018

Ian Macleod Distillers has lined up a range of RTDs under its Edinburgh Gin brand as it looks to take advantage of the trend for pre-mixed drinks in the UK market.

Ian Macleod Distillers' Edinburgh Gin Pomegranate & Rose Fruit Gin Liqueur - Product Launch

26 Feb 2018

Ian Macleod Distillers has rolled out a Pomegranate & Rose liqueur in the UK, under its Edinburgh Gin brand.

The spirits category in 2017 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part I - FREE TO ACCESS

5 Dec 2017

With 2017 drawing to a close, just-drinks looks back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry. Here, deputy editor Lucy Britner picks out the highs and lows for the spirits category.

Ian Macleod Distillers to resurrect Rosebank Scotch whisky distillery after Diageo deal

10 Oct 2017

A day after Diageo pledged to revive two "lost" distilleries, fellow Scotch whisky producer Ian Macleod Distillers has revealed plans to bring Falkirk's Rosebank distillery back to life.

Why is the spirits industry failing to push innovation beyond the top-end? - Comment

31 May 2017

This month, spirits commentator Ian Buxton considers an opportunity that - so far - has been missed by the category. For all its investment in cocktail competitions, he asks, why is the spirits industry failing to mass-produce the innovation it is so keen to encourage?

Ian Macleod Distillers gives Sheep Dip, Pig's Nose whiskies craft makeover

20 Apr 2017

Ian Macleod Distillers has lined up new packaging for its blended whiskies in an effort to highlight their craft credentials. 

The spirits category in 2016 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part II

23 Dec 2016

With 2016 drawing to a close, just-drinks looks back at the stories that have made the headlines across the global drinks industry. Here, deputy editor Lucy Britner picks out the highs and lows for the spirits category.

Ian Macleod Distillers launches Edinburgh Gin in Travel Retail

5 Dec 2016

Ian Macleod Distillers has rolled out its newly-acquired gin brand to the Travel Retail market. 

Ian Macleod Distillers gives Glengoyne expressions pack revamp

9 May 2016

Ian Macleod Distillers has updated the packaging for two iterations of its Glengoyne single malt Scotch whisky brand.

Comment - Spirits - Keeping an Eye on the Little Guys

28 Jun 2012

In the whisky category, it would appear that, while the big are getting bigger, the small are getting... more proliferative. This month, Ian Buxton considers the boom in craft distillers and flags up the perils and pitfalls they face.

Comment - Spirits - All That Glisters is not Gold for Scotch Whisky

10 Apr 2012

The recent release of export numbers for Scotch whisky appeared to be cause to celebrate for the category. But, as Ian Buxton warns, the devil is in the detail.

TRAVEL RETAIL: Ian Macleod Distillers appoints regional director

6 Feb 2012

Ian Macleod Distillers has appointed Lars Bruns to the newly-created post of regional travel retail director for Europe.

UK: Ian MacLeod Distillers targets Scottish market with new appointment

25 May 2011

Ian Macleod Distillers has created the role of business development manager for its domestic market.

GLOBAL: Ian Macleod gives Glengoyne slow push

23 Sep 2010

Ian Macleod Distillers has lined up a global marketing campaign for its Glengoyne single malt Scotch whisky brand.

UK: Ian Macleod Distillers signs deal with Scottish Racing

17 Dec 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers has signed a deal for its Isle of Skye Scotch whisky to sponsor Scottish Racing.

TRAVEL RETAIL: Ian Macleod revamps Glengoyne Burnfoot

19 Oct 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers has updated the packaging for its travel retail exclusive Scotch whisky, Glengoyne Burnfoot.

Product Launch – GLOBAL: Ian Macleod Distillers' Glengoyne 40 Years Old

9 Oct 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers' Glengoyne 40 Years Old

Product Launch – UK: Ian Macleod Distillers' Glengoyne 12 Years Old

1 Oct 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers' Glengoyne 12 Years Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky

UK: Ian Macleod Distillers pre-tax profits jump

15 Jul 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers has reported a 53% rise in pre-tax profits for its most recent fiscal year.

UK: Ian Macleod Distillers readies Glengoyne, Springbank 40 YOs

22 May 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers has lined up the launch of two 40-year-old single malt Scotch whiskies.

Preview - Tax Free World Association Asia Pacific Exhibition

8 May 2009

Already battling the recession, those attending next week’s Tax Free World Association (TFWA) Asia Pacific Exhibition are nervously watching developments in the swine flu outbreak, remembering the adverse impact the SARS outbreak had on the travel-retail sector six years ago. So far, the effects in Asia Pacific have been minimal, writes Joe Bates, while continued spending by Chinese travellers has helped offset some of the recessionary pressures.

UK: Ian Macleod Distillers signs Glengoyne airline deal

7 May 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers has signed an exclusive deal to put its Glengoyne Highland Single Malt whisky on flights by Scotland's low fares airline, flyglobespan.

UK: Ian Macleod Distillers launches Smokehead Extra Black 18YO

23 Mar 2009

Ian Macleod Distillers has launched a super premium 18 Year Old whisky, Smokehead Extra Black, on the UK market.

UK: Ian Macleod launches limited edition Glengoynes

28 Oct 2008

Ian Macleod Distillers is adding three 70cl limited edition single cask malts to its Glengoyne portfolio to coincide with the brand’s 175th year.

UK: Ian Macleod launches Smokehead Extra Black

27 Oct 2008

UK spirits group Ian Macleod Distillers has launched Smokehead Extra Black at the Cannes TFWA.

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