International Track 200

This Edinburgh company was founded in 2004 when its management acquired a Speyside whisky distillery from Pernod Ricard for £5.4m. BenRiach now sells its single malts to more than 40 countries, with Taiwan its top export market. International sales rose to £31.4m in 2014 under managing director Billy Walker, 70, and the company now plans to export its new cream liqueur.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank80
CompanyBenRiach Distillery
ActivityWhisky distillery
LocationEdinburgh
2-yr av intl sales growth pa39.82%
International sales £000s*31,427
Total sales £000s*41,553
Staff 154
Founded2004
Websitewww.benriachdistillery.co.uk

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