GIs, IP & Scotch Whisky: SWA legal advisor Lindesay Low reports on his recent visit to speak at the UK-China Intellectual Property Salon in Beijing.
SWA Chief Exec reflects on global whiskies following conference visit in New York.
Projects across Scotland working to tackle alcohol related harm are invited to apply for funding from the Scotch Whisky Action Fund.
The Scotch Whisky industry this week met with the Treasury in advance of the UK Budget on 18 March to put its case for a 2% cut in spirits duty.
The Scotch Whisky industry, which is a vital part of the UK economy and adds almost £5 billion in value every year, was celebrated this week (4 February) at Westminster.
David Frost, CEO Scotch Whisky Association
Speech to Whiskies & Spirits Conference - New York, 24 February 2015
New research shows Scotch Whisky contributes almost £5bn to the UK economy and supports 40,300 UK jobs
Robert Burns’ birthday will be toasted tonight (25 January) across the country with a wee dram of Scotch Whisky. If every adult in the UK raises a toast to Robert Burns and enjoys one dram, Chancellor George Osborne will pocket £38.7 million in duty.
Small distillers across Britain have joined forces to call on George Osborne to cut the rate of duty on alcohol to facilitate growth of the industry.
The Scotch Whisky Association is to recruit a new Global Affairs Director, responsible for all the Association’s international and EU business.