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China's Millennials and new Travel Retail brands

At the TFWA China's Century Conference in Guangzhou last week, speaker after speaker lined up to talk about the changing face of Chinese lux...

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Constellation Brands will announce its first-quarter results on Wednesday (1 July). Here, just-drinks looks back at the wine, beer and spiri...


Richard Woodard | 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.


Andy Morton | 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.


Olly Wehring | 10 Jun 2015

Earlier today (10 June), brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and spirits brands. Here's a look at 'The Power 100', along with the methodology used to draw up the list.


Joe Bates | 7 May 2015

Ahead of next week's TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference in Singapore, which starts on Sunday, Joe Bates surveys the Travel Retail landscape in the region.

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.


Andy Morton | 21 Nov 2016

Tellis Baroutsis joined Edrington from Nike six years ago and has since moved up to lead The Macallan owner's Travel Retail division. Speaking to just-drinks at the Tax Free World Association exhibition in Cannes last month, Baroutsis discussed Edrington's structural overhaul in Travel Retail, the launch of The Macallan Boutique and why Travel Retail must not become just another FMCG channel.

Latest News

Andy Morton | 2 Jun 2017

Edrington has taken full control of its Americas Travel Retail operations after agreeing to buy out its JV partner.


Olly Wehring | 2 May 2017

Edrington has bought back The Glenrothes Scotch whisky brand from Berry Bros & Rudd for an amount the London-based company said it "couldn't refuse".


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. 


Andy Morton | 19 Apr 2017

Edrington is moving its super-premium innovation unit to the US amid a number of executive changes at the Scotland-based spirits company.


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 | 3 Mar 2017

Edrington is honouring a retired cooper with a limited edition iteration of its Glenturret Scotch whisky brand.


Lucy Britner | 6 Feb 2017

Edrington has released a 1991 vintage The Macallan as part of its Fine & Rare collection of malts. 


Andy Morton | 31 Jan 2017

Edrington has appointed a former chairman of Scottish Enterprise to its board of directors.


Olly Wehring | 12 Jan 2017

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


Olly Wehring | 13 Dec 2016

Edrington has lined up a strategic deal with Tequila Partida in the US.


Lucy Britner | 6 Dec 2016

Edrington has launched the second in the Edition series of iterations of its The Macallan single malt Scotch whisky.


Olly Wehring | 11 Nov 2016

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


Lucy Britner | 20 Oct 2016

Edrington is to release a 40-year-old expression of its The Macallan Highland single malt Scotch whisky.


Olly Wehring | 7 Oct 2016

Edrington has added a new iteration to its The Macallan single malt Scotch whisky portfolio in the US.


Andy Morton | 27 Sep 2016

US-based Sixpoint Brewery has teamed up with Edrington's Highland Park distillery to launch two limited-edition beers designed to "compliment" the Scotch whisky.


Andy Morton | 14 Sep 2016

Edrington has unveiled its new global headquarters in Glasgow city centre.


Lucy Britner | 10 Aug 2016

Edrington has appointed Paul Hyde to the role of chief financial officer. 


Andy Morton | 25 Jul 2016

Edrington has posted a a drop in full-year profits as its core Scotch brands, The Macallan and The Famous Grouse, lost volumes in key markets.


Andy Morton | 23 Jun 2016

Maxxium UK has said the UK spirits category can increase sales by 10% over the next 14 years, with more than half of the growth coming from the on-trade.


Olly Wehring | 2 Jun 2016

William Grant & Sons has confirmed the pending departure of the director of its Travel Retail operations in Europe.


Andy Morton | 18 Apr 2016

Edrington is to cut jobs in Scotland as it moves its headquarters to a new site in central Glasgow.

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 22 Oct 2015

just-drinks is in Cannes this week at the Tax Free World Association show. Here's the second part of Andy Morton's blog, which will keep you up-to-date at one of the most important dates in the Travel Retail calendar.


Andy Morton | 4 Jul 2014

Part of a sainted tradition or a waste of a perfectly good whisky? That was the question some may have been asking when Queen Elizabeth II launched the Royal Navy's newest vessel in Scotland today (4 July).

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