Suntory discontinues six Japanese whisky bottles

Japanese whisky producer Suntory has discontinued six bottle formats across its Shirokaku, Chita and Kakubin brands. Suntory confirmed it has pulled sales of blended whisky Shirokaku’s 700ml, 1.92l, 2.7l and 4l bottles, single grain Chita’s 350ml bottles, and blended whisky Kakubin’s 450ml bottles. Kakubin is only available from convenience stores. Suntory made the decision after reviewing its brand portfolio and choosing to place greater emphasis on continuing a “stable supply” of “major products” – notably Kakubin…

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