The Scotch Whisky Association provided comments to the Scottish Environment Protection Agency's consultation on its sector plan for Scotch Whisky.
The Scotch Whisky Regulations 2009 (SWR) came into force on 23 November 2009*. They replaced the Scotch Whisky Act 1988 and the Scotch Whisky Order 1990.
All future Scotch Whisky adverts and printed point of sale materials are to carry a responsible drinking message.
Scotch Whisky distillers' commitment to environmental sustainability has been recognised at a leading business awards ceremony today (6 November 2009).
In a major blow to Scottish Government plans to introduce minimum prices on alcohol the European Court’s Advocate General today ruled that minimum pricing is illegal.
The Scotch Whisky Association's response to publication of the Scottish Government’s legislative programme today, which includes plans to introduce minimum pricing of alcohol.
Moves by the EU today calling for the Philippines to dismantle its longstanding tax discrimination against imported spirits have been welcomed by Scotch Whisky producers.
An agreement between the EU and Turkey, eliminating tax discrimination against Scotch Whisky, has given a major boost to Scotch Whisky’s prospects in Turkey, an important emerging market
A long fight by the Scotch Whisky Association to protect consumers from imitation ‘Scotch Whiskies’ in Italy has come to a successful end in the Italian Supreme Court.
The Association is disappointed by the Canadian Supreme Court’s decision refusing leave to appeal.
Over five hundred years of Scotland’s national drink will be brought alive this May and June with a landmark exhibition telling the story of Scotch Whisky through archive treasures held in the vaults of both the National Archives of Scotland and private industry collections.