An update report following the third round (2016) of Action Fund awards, giving a flavour of the types of projects and interventions we are proud to have been supporting.
The Scotch Whisky industry is calling for fairness in this year’s Budget. With tax now representing nearly 80% of an average priced bottle, SWA members believe strongly that enough is enough.
The Spirit Drinks Verification Scheme ensures that every part of the Scotch Whisky supply chain, from distiller to consumer, within Scotland or beyond, is mapped by the industry, registered with the UK Government and inspected to ensure it complies fully with all the rules on the production of Scotch
SWA 3rd Report to Stakeholders: Scotch Whisky and our Environmental Performance
Recycled content – gift carton innovations
Lighter Passport packaging
Speyside distilleries invest in renewable technology
Biomass fuel investment
Speyside Gas Pipeline, a joint venture by Chivas Brothers, Diageo and Angus Dundee to install a natural gas pipeline in Speyside.
Carbon Trust Standard
Electric car fleet