Wednesday, July 8, 2020
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New look for Benromach

Benromach, the Speyside distillery owned by Gordon & MacPhail, has adopted a new look across its whisky range as it looks to stress the expertise and craft that goes into creating its single malt

Innis & Gunn unveils two new brews

Innis & Gunn has released two limited edition beers, one of which will see profits from each bottle sold donated to The Care Workers’ Charity
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Coronavirus: Scottish Government to publish hospitality guidance

The Scottish Government is expected to publish guidance for tourism and hospitality businesses, laying out the steps they will be required to take in order to reopen and resume trading

Edinburgh restaurant Ondine secures support through Bounce Back Loan Scheme

A seafood restaurant in Edinburgh is now in a “positive position” after securing a five-figure sum through the UK Government’s Bounce Back Loan Scheme

Coronavirus: Trade group challenges decision to not extend support to larger businesses

The Scottish Licensed Trade Association has described the decision not to extend financial support to businesses over the £51,000 rateable value threshold as “appalling” and is calling on the Scottish Government to source further funding from the Treasury to enable those businesses to survive beyond the COVID-19 shutdown

Coronavirus: Highland hospitality operators’ plea for reopening timeline

Clarity on timelines for the reopening of all types of hospitality businesses and social distancing protocols, including a scientific review of the case for two-metre distancing, are the key demands from Highland operators in a fresh plea to the Scottish Government

Coronavirus: licensed trade must be open for furlough changes to work

All of the UK’s pubs and bars must be allowed to reopen in order for changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme to work, say business and consumer groups

Syrups firm to launch online masterclass series for bartenders

Syrups producer Monin is to launch a weekly digital masterclass series for bartenders during the lockdown period

Summer fizz from Edinburgh Gin

Pubs that are able to reopen later in the summer will have the choice of a new ready to drink gin cocktail with the launch of Edinburgh’s Gin’s Raspberry Gin Fizz

Online island whisky tasting series travels to Orkney

The second in a series of online whisky tasting events which aims to bring island communities together and promote local businesses is making its way to the shores of Orkney this week