Scotland looks to raise alcohol Minimum Unit Pricing to 65p

The Scottish government has proposed an increase in the Minimum Unit Price (MUP) for alcohol, as ministers look at the future of the scheme. Last…

Trade welcomes Scottish DRS delay

The industry has welcomed a decision to delay the implementation of Scotland’s deposit return scheme (DRS). Scotland’s new first minister, Humza Yousaf MSP, said yesterday…

Scotch Whisky’s contribution to the UK economy grows

Scotch Whisky’s contribution to the UK economy has grown by 10% since 2016 to £5.5 billion, according to a new report by the Scotch Whisky…