Gavin Hewitt

SWA’s Frost Wants to Help Solve Alcohol Abuse Problems

October 18, 2015 – “There’s definitely more to be done, and we, the industry, want to be part of making...

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Episode 546: August 1, 2015

Scotland’s Bladnoch Distillery will be 200 years old in 2017, but for more than a year, it was fair to...

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Bladnoch To Resume Production Under New Ownership

July 27, 2015 – More than a year after entering administration, Bladnoch Distillery’s future has been preserved with the sale...

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Scotch Whisky Association Turns To Diplomatic Corps Again

June 29, 2015 – Scotch Whisky Association CEO David Frost and his predecessor, Sir Gavin Hewitt, both came to the...

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Episode 487: July 11, 2014

Glenmorangie’s Bill Lumsden wanted to push the envelope 16 years ago when he got his hands on some French Oak...

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Grant’s Support For Pro-UK Forces Stronger Than Projected

 July 8, 2014 – Campaign contribution reports released today by Scotland’s Electoral Commission show William Grant & Sons has invested...

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Scotch Whisky Receives Australian Trademark Protection

April 15, 2014 – Australia is the 12th largest market for Scotch whisky exports, with growth of 7% last year....

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Episode 460: January 11, 2014

London and Seattle have a few things in common: reputations for foggy, rainy weather…a vibrant cultural scene…and now, craft distilleries....

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Episode 457: December 21, 2013

Think of Belgium and drinks, and beer is usually the first thing that comes to mind. However, Belgians are quite...

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Outgoing SWA Chief Calls For Even More Investment in Scotch Whisky

December 15, 2013 – Outgoing Scotch Whisky Association chief executive Gavin Hewitt has a message for his members on his...

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