You know how we are always bitching and moaning about the ever soaring prices of whisky? Pointing fingers at big business and at annoying rich people who screw up the market? Maybe it's time we start blaming taxes a bit more.
So far none of the big companies have come out in favor of the Scotch Whisky Transparency campaign by Compass Box. What's taking them so long? I talked to John Glaser about this issue. "They have to come out in favor in order for the SWA to take the project forward."