MIRAMAR, FL, AUGUST 12, 2010 – Whyte & Mackay Ltd. is pleased to announce the expansion of their current agreement with Shaw-Ross International for the importation of its entire portfolio which includes brands like Dalmore, Isle of Jura, Cluny and Glayva in the U.S.
Shaw-Ross began working with Whyte & Mackay in 2009 with the award winning Dalmore and then in early 2010 with Isle of Jura, both single malt scotch whiskies. Through this strategic partnership, both brands have exhibited healthy growth in the U.S. market. "The relationship between Shaw-Ross and Whyte & Mackay has been a very positive one. Their continued success with The Dalmore and Jura brands and their commitment to the Whyte & Mackay business have been important factors as we look to accelerate our growth and bring new brands to the U.S. Market", says John Beard, CEO of Whyte & Mackay Ltd. based in Glasgow, Scotland.
Shaw-Ross brings a wealth of experience to the Whyte & Mackay brands. "We're excited to bring our many years of service and the deep relationships we have with key members of the industry to Whyte & Mackay. I have no doubt that we will be an instrumental partner in not only growing the brands but taking the portfolio to the next level in the U.S.," said Bruce Hunter, Managing Director of Shaw-Ross.