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Whisky Advocate: Scotch Producers Brace For Brexit’s Final Act

2020 has pummeled businesses around the world, and the Scotch whisky industry is no exception. Continue reading →

Posted in News on November 23, 2020

Scotch Whisky Exports To The U.S. Top $1.3B On Double-Digit Growth

Scotch whisky shipments to the U.S. surged by 12.8% to £1.04 billion ($1.3b) last year, accounting for about 22% of total Scotch exports, according to the Scotch Whisky Association. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 13, 2019

News Briefs for February 5, 2019

•Last month, SND reported that Portuguese wine group Sogrape Vinhos acquired Quinta da Romeira, a winemaker in Bucelas, Portugal, situated just 15 miles outside of Lisbon. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 5, 2019

News Briefs for January 4, 2017

•Roust Corp., the world’s eighth-largest spirits marketer by volume, is seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the Southern District of New York as it looks to reorganize debts of $1.14 billion, reports Law360.

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Posted in News on January 4, 2017

Wine Spectator: Brexit Vote Sparks Uncertainty in Bordeaux

The Brexit vote has triggered jubilation among supporters, turmoil in financial markets, dismay in Brussels and a whole lot of uncertainty around the globe. Continue reading →

Posted in News on July 13, 2016

U.K.’s E.U. Exit Unleashes Uncertainty For U.S. Wine And Spirits Industry

With Scotch whisky heavily reliant on the European Union, and the U.K. one of the most important export markets for California wine, the drinks industry is dealing with a strong tide of uncertainty in the wake of the shocking Brexit decision.

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Posted in News on June 27, 2016