Scottish Grocer & Convenience Retailer


Dram funny

BLENDED whisky brand Whyte & Mackay is the new sponsor of the Glasgow International Comedy Festival

For those with different tastes

POETRY lovers who don’t have a taste for Scotland’s national drink – or the nation’s bard – are being offered an alternative this

In the spirit of the bard

SCOTCH whisky forms an integral part of many Burns Suppers and brand owners have lined up a wide selection of drams for this year’s

Take the Tomatin taste test

HIGHLAND distiller Tomatin has unveiled its People Pairing quiz

Getting off to a dry start

ALONG with taking down the decorations, cutting down on alcohol consumption is a post-Christmas

Tech driven promo from Glen’s vodka

GLEN’S vodka has started 2018 by embracing technology as part of a new campaign

Malta makes it into a can

BEER importer Morgenrot has expanded its international selection

Rye growing throughout Europe

AMERICAN whiskey brand Jack Daniel’s has extended its range with the addition of Tennessee Rye

Fruity new cider packs

MAGNERS has extended its range with the launch of a new Dark Fruit flavour

Blogs back Nisa

NISA has been inviting bloggers to sample and write about the symbol group’s pizza and wine range

A fizzing festive season

ADDING some sparkle to off-sales would be a smart move this Christmas according to Continental Wine & Food.

Taking beer all the way to the top

Scotland’s favourite lager brand, Tennent’s, takes the top spot for the first time

Heard it on the grapevine

THINGS are changing in the wine market and retailers offering more unusual grapes could do well in 2018

French flavour for the season

Heineken launches festive bottles

The craft of selling

Personal touch crucial to craft beer, wine and spirits success says Onker

Get in the spirit with fractionals

CHOICE is crucial at Christmas according the firm behind Glen’s Vodka, with fractionals taking on an increasingly important role.