The Amazing event for Whisky lovers, huge Collection of whisky with different flavors.
Online PR News – 02-July-2013 – New Delhi/Delhi – Whyte and Mackay – one of the world’s leading alcoholic beverage maker and Delhi Duty free - India’s largest duty free retail operator at T3 airport organized a whisky tasting and interactive session for Whisky connoisseurs. On the occasion, Whyte and Mackay’s world renowned Brand Ambassador for The Dalmore collection – David Robertson revealed the secrets of whisky blending, distilling and fermentation while taking the guests on a sensory journey to the very heart of the Scottish whisky.
The guest list included selective media representatives, whisky lovers and other eminent dignitaries, who enjoyed different flavours of whisky being offered at the session including the 1891 and 1978 bottles from The Dalmore Constellation Collection and the very popular Mackinlay’s Shackleton Whisky.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. David Robertson said, “India is a unique market. We have always seen a tremendous demand for our collection amongst Indian travellers and Delhi Duty Free is the perfect platform to engage with our Indian whisky lovers. I am very happy to be here today to meet and take the whisky aficionados through the journey of our brand, and I look forward to more such occasions”.
Mr. Antonio Dias, Head Purchase- Liquor & Confectionary, Delhi Duty Free Services Pvt. Ltd further stated, “We are very delighted that David is here with us today to directly give consumers his fascinating insights on various Scottish malts and the distilling processes of Whyte and Mackay. Whisky and malts are the most popular product category at our duty free shops, and we are glad that we have been able to arrange such an important interactive session for whisky lovers with David. I am sure that it has helped us all to get a sense of how much effort goes into making world’s finest malts”.
In another glittering evening at the Lodhi Hotel last evening, DDFS and Whyte and Mackay invited renowned journalist and columnist – Mr. Vir Sanghvi, also our Social Media Editor (www.facebook.com/delhidutyfreeservices and www.twitter.com/delhidutyfree ) and David Robertson to engage with DDFS's Platinum Club members.
The ‘Platinum Club’ service is a specialized service launched keeping in mind the interest and caprice of High Networth Individuals (HNIs). This service includes a Personal Shopping Manager with dedicated express counters at departures and arrivals; pre-booking facility through which travelers will be able to pre-order and collect their products by placing the order on call; information about the new launches and promotions, before they are launched at the duty free shops; Preferred access to new and exclusive launches, exclusive savings and much more. All Platinum Club members are automatically the part of Platinum tier in our Loyalty program which otherwise a customer will become after shopping for $5000 and above with us.
The company was awarded the concession to manage and operate the Duty Free Shops at Terminal 3, Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi. DDFS will be single largest duty free retail operator in India operating out of T3, the 6th largest single terminal building in terms of floor area. As India’s progressive economy continues to grow, DDFS sees an exciting opportunity within the airport retailing business ensuring Delhi Duty Free is established as one of the world’s prominent travel retail shopping experiences and destination.