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The Glenlivet Becomes Supporting Partner of RBC PGA Scramble presented by The Lincoln Motor

Canada’s best-selling Single Malt Scotch Whisky will sponsor the newly created WildCard promotion where one team will win a chance to compete in the RBC PGA Scramble presented by The Lincoln Motor Company

TORONTO, May 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Corby Spirit and Wine Limited is pleased to announce that Single Malt Scotch Whisky brand, The Glenlivet, will sponsor RBC PGA Scramble of Canada presented by The Lincoln Motor Company as a spirit supplier. From May to October 2019, attendees will have the opportunity to sample Canada’s best-selling Single Malt Scotch Whisky at multiple onsite activations.

"We are excited to partner with the RBC Scramble as it allows us to support the growth of amateur golf in Canada at a grassroots level with The Glenlivet,” says Bryan Lin, Scotch Whisky Brand Manager, Corby Spirit and Wine. “The Glenlivet is the ultimate Single Malt Scotch whisky that was distilled for pleasure since 1824. We are committed to delivering an engaging experience that can be shared by all participating golfers with multiple onsite activations and digital touchpoints.”

The RBC PGA Scramble presented by The Lincoln Motor Company saw nearly 9,000 golfers from across the country participating in the series of events in 2018. The 20 teams participating at Cabot Links—which are comprised of four amateurs and a PGA of Canada professional—all made it through local and regional qualifying events.

The 2019 edition of RBC PGA Scramble presented by The Lincoln Motor Company looks to see more than 10,000 golfers from across the country participate in the series of local and regional events this summer.

“We are so excited and proud to have The Glenlivet become the newest partner of the RBC PGA Scramble presented by The Lincoln Motor Company,” said PGA of Canada CEO Kevin Thistle. “The introduction of the WildCard promotion will add another element of excitement in 2019 to this growing series of amateur golf events across Canada.”

About The Glenlivet
Created by George Smith in 1824, The Glenlivet is the original single malt Scotch whisky, renowned for its smooth and fruity flavour profile. Today, The Glenlivet is the No.2 single malt Scotch whisky in the world and the No.1 single malt Scotch whisky in Canada. The Glenlivet is also the biggest contributor to the volume growth of the single malt category worldwide, adding more than any other single malt whisky brand over the last five years. As the single malt that set the standard in 1824, The Glenlivet is committed to continuing its legacy for crafting single malt whiskies of outstanding quality and has led innovation within single malt in recent years. Standout initiatives include the release of The Glenlivet Code, a mystery single malt, and the creation of The Guardians of The Glenlivet, an online hub for fans to engage with the brand and each other. For more information, please visit https://www.theglenlivet.com/en-ca

For more information about the RBC PGA Scramble of Canada presented by The Lincoln Motor Company, please visit rbcpgascramble.com

About Corby Spirit and Wine
Corby Spirit and Wine Limited is a leading Canadian marketer and distributor of spirits and imported wines. Corby's portfolio of owned-brands includes some of the most renowned brands in Canada, including J.P. Wiser's®, Lot No. 40®, Pike Creek®, and Gooderham & Worts® Canadian whiskies as well as Lamb's® rum, Polar Ice® vodka, McGuinness® liqueurs, and the recently acquired Ungava® gin. Through its affiliation with Pernod Ricard S.A., a global leader in the spirits and wine industry, Corby also represents leading international brands such as ABSOLUT® vodka, Chivas Regal®, Aberlour® and The Glenlivet® Scotch whiskies, Jameson® Irish whiskey, Beefeater® gin, Malibu® rum, Kahlúa® liqueur, Mumm® champagne, and Jacob's Creek®, Stoneleigh®, Campo Viejo®, and Kenwood® wines. In 2018, Corby was named one of the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada by The Great Place to Work® Institute Canada for the seventh consecutive year. Corby is a publicly traded company based in Toronto, Ontario, and listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbols CSW.A and CSW.B. For further information, please visit our website or follow us on LinkedInTwitter (@CorbySW) and Instagram (@CorbySW).