It is always nice to start a new year with the launch of a new website It is especially pleasant when it is for such a prestigious client as the North British Distillery Company Ltd, one of Edinburgh’s most illustrious distilling institutions. This is a replacement website for the North British, the new site is fully responsive design so that it reformats for tablets and mobile devices as well as desktop PC’s to enhance the site visitors experience and meeting the expectations of new technology.
The design brief for the new website was; to present the full company story, from early beginnings in 1885 through the traditional production process and quality of the Scotch Grain Whisky in a contemporary presentation brought fully up to date, imbued with heritage. As well as the highest standards of quality, the actual quantities of grain whisky distilled in west Edinburgh are quite staggering. Using their four Coffey Stills, the 2.5 billionth litre of alcohol was produced in late 2015.
By visiting the site to learn about the process from malting and mashing to fermentation and distillation. The website also tells the story of how this Edinburgh company grew and established itself as a fundamental part of the Scotch Whisky industry as it became global.
The new site is WordPress allowing the Client to update the sites text and image content as well as the site architecture. We also added Google Analytics for the first time to provide user information for evaluation purposes.