Scoresby Timeline

Love bourbon but still enjoy an occasional foreign whisky pour as well? Discuss some of your favorites here.

Moderators: Brewer, brendaj

Scoresby Timeline

Unread postby bourbonv » Thu Aug 11, 2005 6:19 pm

Another very brief scotch timeline.


Scoresby Scotch

1964 - Highland Distillers Corporation introduces Scoresby
Scotch in the United Ststes (Chris Morris Memo,
2/10/93).

1981 - First regional outdoor advertising for Scoresby appears
(Chris Morris Memo, 2/10/93).

1982 - First Scoresby regional newspaper advertising appears
(Chris Morris Memo, 2/10/93).

1983 - Scoresby becomes 7th largest selling Scotch in the
United States (Chris Morris Memo, 2/10/93).

1987 - Highland Distillers merges with Fleischmanns Distilling
Co. (Chris Morris Memo, 2/10/93).

1989 - Glenmore acquires Fleischmanns. Scoresby becomes the
4th largest selling Scotch in the United States (Chris
Morris Memo, 2/10/93).

1990 - National advertising introduced for Scoresby (Chris
Morris Memo, 2/10/93).


Mike Veach

*** A footnote here is that this scotch is the main reason U D bought Glenmore - to get control of the American distribution.
Mike Veach
"Our people live almost exclusively on whiskey" - E H Taylor, Jr. 25 April 1873
User avatar
bourbonv
Registered User
 
Posts: 4060
Joined: Thu Oct 14, 2004 7:17 pm
Location: Louisville, Ky.

Return to Scotch Whisky

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest