Under the new agreement, the Magners and Tennent’s owner said it will manage distribution of Moët Hennessy’s portfolio in wholesale and cash and carry channels in Scotland, selling its full portfolio of products, which also includes Ardbeg and Hennessy, through its existing distribution businesses: Tennent’s Wholesale, Matthew Clark, and Bibendum.
Andrea Pozzi, managing director of C&C GB, said: “We are delighted that Moët Hennessy has chosen C&C GB as their trusted partner to manage the distribution of their incredible brand portfolio in Scotland.
“This is great news for both businesses and for customers in Scotland.”
Alexei Rosin, managing director of Moët Hennessy UK – the wines and spirits division of luxury goods company LVMH, said: “We pride ourselves on our deep connections with Scotland, with two of our prestigious whiskies calling it home, as well as the ground-breaking hospitality trends and cultural agenda from the region.
“We are delighted to be extending our partnering with the C&C Group further by widening our footprint in Scotland as part of our strategic regional extension plan.”