Sliabh Liag Distillers have
set out to reclaim the rich distilling heritage of County Donegal. The company
produces three spirits at their An Dúlamán Gin Distillery in Carrick as well as
bottling their blended Irish Whiskey, The Legendary Silkie. The next step on
their ambitious journey is to complete building of the €6m Ardara Distillery,
where they will distil pot still and malt whiskeys which will be peated to
reflect the type of whiskeys historically made in Donegal in days gone by.
Sliabh Liag Distillers export their spirits to 4 continents and continue to grow
Focused on Reducing
Sliabh Liag Distillers are committed to working with suppliers to deliver a
25% reduction in delivery packaging by 2021, they plan to achieve this by using
reusable and returnable containers.
Targets are in place to reduce energy and waste by 10% reduction per unit of
output by 2021. They have already achieved reductions of 2% year on year to
date. Furthermore they have a water reduction target of 12% in place and have
achieved a 5% reduction in the first year of their plan.
Focused on Health and
Sliabh Liag Distillers firmly believes that the ‘health’ of their business
is inextricably linked to the health and wellness of their employees. Currently
they are engaging with local sports and social clubs through sponsorship while
also actively participating. With 9 members of staff, they hope to engage more
than half of their employee’s in fitness and wellness programmes by 2021 from a
baseline of 0% in 2017.