Scottish National Party

Episode 595: June 25, 2016

Willie Cochrane retired last month after 39 years at Jura Distillery, and spent the last 11 of them as the...

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Brexit Vote Means Uncertainty for Scotch Whisky Industry

June 24, 2016 – Thursday’s stunning victory for supporters of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union means the...

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Scotch Whisky Industry Critics Want SNP Intervention

July 20, 2015 – While Scotch Whisky is by far Scotland’s largest non-oil export product, much of the industry is...

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Episode 544: July 19, 2015

Bourbon has a unique place in American history, but as with other elements of American history…many of the stories of...

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Scottish National Party To Protect Scotch Whisky Interests in Next Parliament

April 30, 2015 – No matter who wins next Thursday’s UK parliamentary elections, Scotch Whisky drinkers and the whisky industry...

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“Drop the Duty” Campaign Works As UK Cuts Whisky Taxes

March 18, 2015 – The “Drop the Duty” campaign led by the Scotch Whisky Association and other UK spirits industry...

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Episode 497: September 21, 2014

It’s Kentucky Bourbon Festival week, and there’s a lot of news coming out of Bourbon Country these days. Thousands of...

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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 Association Expresses Concerns Over Independence

April 11, 2014 – As the Scotch Whisky Association released 2013 export data showing a second consecutive flat year, the...

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