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Edrington to shutter South Korean operations - Scotch in South Korea data

15 Jan 2020

Edrington is to close its South Korea unit amid long-term declines for the Scotch whisky category in the country.

MBG Group to distribute Cutty Sark in Germany - Scotch whisky in Germany data

6 Jan 2020

La Martiniquaise-Bardinet has selected MBG Group to handle distribution of its Cutty Sark blended Scotch whisky in Germany.

The spirits category in 2019 - just-drinks' Review of the Year, Part IV - FREE TO ACCESS

23 Dec 2019

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, editor Olly Wehring picks out the highs and lows for the spirits category in 2019 in just-drinks' two-part review.

Edrington’s The Macallan 1940 Golden Age of Travel single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

16 Dec 2019

Edrington has wrapped up the ‘Golden Age of Travel’ series of bottlings from single malt brand The Macallan.

Edrington’s The Glenrothes Exclusive Single Cask single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

4 Dec 2019

Edrington has released the latest iteration in the ‘Exclusive Single Cask’ line of bottlings from its The Glenrothes single malt Scotch brand.

Edrington’s The Glenrothes 40 Year Old Single Malt - Product Launch

15 Nov 2019

Edrington has launched a 40-year-old whisky from the Glenrothes Scotch whisky distillery.

Edrington's Highland Park Triskelion single malt Scotch - Product Launch

7 Nov 2019

Edrington has brought together three of the whisky makers at its Highland Park distillery to produce a one-off expression of the single malt Scotch whisky brand.

Edrington’s Highland Park Esquire Single Cask Whisky - Product Launch

15 Oct 2019

Edrington has added a single cask whisky to its Highland Park portfolio as part of a tie-up with lifestyle magazine Esquire.

Edrington’s The Macallan Concept Number 2 single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

8 Oct 2019

Edrington is set to release a Global Travel Retail-exclusive bottling of single malt Scotch whisky brand The Macallan.

Edrington's Highland Park 21 Year Old single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

3 Oct 2019

Edrington has added an updated 21-year-old expression to its permanent line-up of aged Highland Park iterations.

Edrington's The Macallan Edition No 5 single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

17 Sep 2019

Edrington has teamed up with the Pantone Color Institute to create a new shade of purple as part of its latest release in The Macallan's 'Edition' series of bottlings.

Edrington's The Macallan Fine & Rare 1979 single malt - Product Launch

13 Sep 2019

Edrington has added a 40-year-old iteration of The Macallan to the single malt brand's Fine & Rare line of bottlings.

Edrington calls halt to Americas third-party distribution in Travel Retail

10 Sep 2019

Edrington's Americas unit is to end third-party distribution agreements in a move that will affect Illva Saronno, Sazarac and Tito's Handmade Vodka owner Fifth Generation.

CFO Chris Robinson exits Berry Bros & Rudd

20 Aug 2019

Berry Bros & Rudd has announced the departure of its CFO.

Edrington's Highland Park Valfather single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

19 Aug 2019

Edrington has released the third and final expression in the Viking Legend series of its Highland Park single malt Scotch whisky brand.

Edrington’s The Macallan Estate 1950 single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

1 Aug 2019

Edrington has lined up the latest release in the Exceptional Single Cask range of its single malt Scotch whisky brand, The Macallan.

Edrington expands The Macallan Boutique to Heathrow

22 Jul 2019

Edrington has added another airport store dedicated to its The Macallan Scotch whisky brand, this time in Heathrow.

Edrington appoints Francois Saurel as Asia-Pacific head

17 Jul 2019

Edrington has named a former executive from beauty company Coty to lead its Asia-Pacific operations.

World Spirits Alliance trade organisation comes into being

10 Jul 2019

A raft of spirits companies and trade organisations have combined forces to create a worldwide trade association for the spirits category.

Edrington top-line climbs in fiscal-2019, despite Famous Grouse headache

20 Jun 2019

Edrington has reported a high single-digit increase in sales from its latest financial year, with premiumisation leading the way.

Edrington's Highland Park Ness of Brodgar's Legacy single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

13 Jun 2019

Edrington's Highland Park Scotch whisky brand has teamed up with a charity on its home island of Orkney to ready a limited edition single malt expression.

Blended Scotch sales & volumes in UK to fall 4% by 2022 - data

12 Jun 2019

The blended Scotch category will remain under pressure in the UK over the next three years, a new report has said, with sales and volumes expected to decline.

Edrington’s The Macallan Estate single malt Scotch whisky - Product Launch

31 May 2019

Edrington has lined up a permanent extension of its The Macallan single malt Scotch whisky brand.

Edrington's Highland Park Søren Solkær 26 Years - Product Launch

24 May 2019

Edrington has launched a limited-edition Highland Park in partnership with Danish celebrity photographer Søren Solkær.

Edrington's Highland Park 16 Year Old Twisted Tattoo - Product Launch

1 May 2019

Edrington has launched a new 16-year-old Highland Park in the UK.

Edrington to launch The Macallan Boutique in Dubai airport

23 Apr 2019

Edrington is to open a dedicated store for its The Macallan Scotch whisky brand in Dubai airport.

Why being careful is not careful enough for spirits marketers - Comment

11 Apr 2019

As Edrington's The Macallan is forced to withdraw its major advertising campaign in the UK following a handful of complaints, Neil Ridley wonders if the rules surrounding the above-the-line promotion of spirits are turning us into a nation of naysayers and killjoys, or is there a deeper message here for the drinks industry as a whole?

UK's Advertising Standards Authority bans The Macallan ad - video

10 Apr 2019

Edrington has been told to rethink an ad for its The Macallan Scotch whisky brand after complaints against it were upheld by the UK's advertising watchdog.

Lalique Group forms Scotch whisky JV to take control of The Glenturret distillery

2 Apr 2019

French crystal producer Lalique Group has taken joint-ownership of former Edrington Scotch whisky distillery The Glenturret following a business restructure by the group's chairman.

CEO switch sees Igor Boyadjian head up The Macallan for Edrington

7 Mar 2019

Edrington's MD for Asia Pacific & India has been unveiled as the next head of the group's single malt Scotch whisky flagship, The Macallan.





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