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Single Malt Spurs Scotch Whisky Growth In The U.S.

Strong growth in the single malt segment drove Scotch whisky exports to gains in both volume and value in 2016, according to the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA), marking a solid performance after years of mixed results. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 1, 2017

Craft Whiskey Distillers Work To Establish American Single Malt Category

Although still a small segment of the U.S. whiskey category, American single malts are gaining prominence, thanks in part to the market’s continued interest in both brown and craft spirits. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 27, 2016

Single Malt Strength Makes The U.S. Edrington’s Largest Market

Since creating its Edrington Americas unit in 2014, Scotland-based Edrington has added about 50,000 cases of premium spirits volume to its U.S. total, led by luxury single malt Scotch whiskies The Macallan and Highland Park. Continue reading →

Posted in News on May 23, 2016

Edrington Sees Further Upside For Luxury Malts Macallan And Highland Park

After a year in which it formed its own U.S. sales and marketing unit, Edrington Group tells SND that progress is continuing apace for its key Scotch whisky brands Macallan and Highland Park, with each showing double-digit growth. Continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2015

Launching Homage To First Glenfiddich Malt, William Grant Eyes More Opportunities Ahead

With enthusiasm around single malt Scotch whisky reaching new heights, one of the segment’s chief progenitors, William Grant & Sons, is hearkening back to the earliest days of the category, launching a “replica” of the first single malt marketed by its Glenfiddich distillery. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 7, 2014

Craft Brewing and Distilling News for June 3, 2014

•Ancram, New York’s Hillrock Estate Distillery has named Southern Wine & Spirits as the distributor for its small-batch whiskies in New York state, effective June 2. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 3, 2014

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