Drinks giant Diageo has hinted jobs at its Fife packaging plant are safe for the foreseeable future amid fears about the impact new US tariffs will have on the industry.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson said tariffs introduced on whisky and cashmere were not fair, during a whirlwind visit to Scotland on Thursday.
Jobs in the Scotch whisky industry may be put at risk and sales could drop by 20% within a year due to new tariffs on exports to the US, it is claimed.
Members of a union at Diageo’s distilleries have accepted a pay deal after suspending potential strike action.
The threat of strike action at drinks giant Diageo’s Fife sites has been lifted after union members accepted a revised pay deal.
A Cork bartender is hoping some of Ireland’s lesser known home grown ingredients can see her crowned world’s best cocktail maker.
A contest dubbed the Olympic Games of cocktail making has brought the planet’s best bartenders to Scotland to compete for the world title.
Diageo, the world’s biggest spirits company, warned investors that it is “not immune” to global trade tensions as it hailed a good start to the new financial year.
Strike action at Diageo’s plants in Fife have been called off after a new pay offer from the drinks giant just hours before workers were set for industrial action.
Workers at Diageo’s distilleries have suspended strike action after a last-minute pay deal was offered.