Becoming one of the world’s leading Scotch whisky companies has been a long and fascinating journey. The Glenmorangie Company can trace its roots back to 1893. But our whiskies had been giving pleasure to discerning palates for quite some time previously.
Ardbeg Distillery founded on Islay
Glenmorangie Distillery founded in Tain, Ross-shire.
Macdonald & Muir began operating (Edinburgh wine and spirits merchants and original name for The Glenmorangie Company)
Glenmorangie Distillery was acquired by Macdonald & Muir
Macdonald & Muir became Glenmorangie plc
The Company moved from its original premises in Leith (port of Edinburgh) to a larger bottling facility and offices in Broxburn, West Lothian
Glenmorangie plc purchased the Ardbeg Distillery on the island of Islay (founded 1815)
The Scotch Malt Whisky Society joined the Company (established in 1983)
Glenmorangie plc becomes part of Moët Hennessy-Louis Vuitton (LVMH), the world leader in luxury with a portfolio of more than 60 prestigious brands
The Glenmorangie Company moves to a new state-of- the-art Production Facility and Offices in Livingston, West Lothian as well as a new Head Office in central Edinburgh