Diageo developing two sets of contingency strategies to 'protect' its major whisky interests post-referendum in Scotland, company tells investors

September 23, 2013 () – News: UK-based beverage company Diageo has told investors it is developing two sets of contingency strategies to 'protect' its major whisky interests post-referendum in Scotland, reports Herald Scotland. Diageo is supporting the Scotch Whisky Association's legal action against the introduction of a minimum price for alcohol in Scotland, a plan that has been abandoned by the central government in London. The company said it would be prepared whether or not the referendum passes.

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