Scottish Referendum 2014
19 Sep 2014
David Frost, Scotch Whisky Association chief executive,
"The people of Scotland have made a historic choice against the
background of the most profound national debate.
"We welcome the stability that this choice brings and now urge
politicians of all parties to work to bring our country
"The referendum debate has shown the need for government and
business to collaborate to address long-term economic challenges.
We will be looking closely at plans for further devolution within
this context. There must now be a renewed focus on improving
the business environment so that Scotland's economy can grow to
"The Scotch Whisky industry is determined to play a leading role
in shaping discussions that are fundamental to the future success
of our industry and our nation."