John Urquhart was able to keep the emporium and grocer on South Street afloat throughout the war due to its location in the heart of Speyside, Scotland, and its wine-and-spirit importer business model.
Gordon & MacPhail
Gordon & MacPhail has been independently bottling single malts for over 125 years. The Elgin-based company – set up by whisky-broker James Gordon and grocer Jordon Alexander MacPhail in 1895 – has been in the Urquhart family since 1915, following Gordon’s sudden passing and MacPhail’s retirement.
About Gordon & MacPhail
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