William Grant & Sons
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Andre de Almeida had been William Grant & Sons' director for European Travel Retail for four years when he decided earlier this year to take up the role of Global Travel Retail head at Scotch whisky specialists Loch Lomond Group. That was in July, and now the Brazilian-born de Almeida, who moved to Scotland when he was 15, faces one of the biggest challenges of his career - establishing Loch Lomond as a player in the GTR channel.
Since forming in 1978, privately-owned Halewood Wines & Spirits has quietly carved a niche in the UK's beer, wine, spirits and RTD categories, through the Lambrini, Red Square vodka and Crabbie's Alcoholic Ginger Beer brands. However, performance has suffered in the years following founder John Halewood's death. In the first of a two-part interview, group CEO Stewart Hainsworth talks to just-drinks' deputy editor, Lucy Britner, about his vision for the group's future growth as well as Russian oligarchs and the company's recent stake purchase in The Pogues Irish whiskey.
William Grant & Sons has released the second edition of its DCS Compendium. Chapter Two is called 'The Influence of Oak'.
The Loch Lomond Group is continuing to increase its Travel Retail presence with a new distribution partnership in the Nordics.
William Grant & Sons has launched a new global Glenfiddich ad to highlight the brand's new whisky part-aged in beer casks.
William Grant & Sons has appointed a former Diageo executive to head up its Travel Retail unit in Taiwan.
William Grant & Sons has unveiled a new Drambuie bottle as the whisky liqueur looks to its past for inspiration.
New European Union regulations on nutritional labelling could put an end to alcohol exclusives in the Global Travel Retail channel, the head of the Tax Free World Association has warned.
William Grant & Sons has reported rising full-year sales and profits as it continues to move away from distributing third-party brands.
William Grant & Sons has launched two single malt Irish whiskeys in the US a month after their UK release.
William Grant & Sons has released two whiskies under its new Experimental Series banner.
William Grant & Sons has launched 14- and 18-year-old Tullamore Dew Irish whiskies on a limited release.
William Grant & Sons has refused to rule out a first extension for its Hendrick's Gin brand.
The former head of William Grant & Sons, Stella David, has returned to her previous employer Bacardi, this time as a director.
William Grant & Sons has readied the release of the latest iteration from its long-running Tun expressions of The Balvenie single malt Scotch whisky.
William Grant & Sons has confirmed a change of leader for its Global Travel Retail division.
William Grant & Sons has joined the growing trend for virtual reality marketing with a 360-degree tour of its Glenfiddich distillery.
William Grant & Sons has confirmed the pending departure of the director of its Travel Retail operations in Europe.
William Grant & Sons UK unit has overhauled its Glenfiddich 21 Year Old Gran Reserva single malt whisky packaging as it looks to highlight the brand's finishing process.
William Grant & Sons has lined up a global packaging refresh for its Wood's Old Navy Rum.
William Grant & Sons has appointed a new marketing head for its Americas Travel Retail unit.
William Grant & Sons has launched the first of six short films in support of The Balvenie.
William Grant & Sons has partnered with Travel Retail operator DFS to launch a 21-year-old iteration of its The Balvenie single malt Scotch brand.
William Grant & Sons has appointed three executives to manage its US regions and channels, in a move that sees the "evolution" of the spirits group's commercial structure in the country.
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