Speaking with Mike Collings about his Firkin good Whisky

Mike Collings is one of the most experienced Marketing Directors in the Whisky industry, having worked with some of the biggest brands in the world during his time at Diageo (which was then known as United Distillers). He played a major hand in launching Johnnie Walker Blue Label, Green Label and helping to reinvent Jack Daniels and Southern Comfort among other brands.

Now, Mike is producing his own range of whiskys, including the luxury, handcrafted and personalised ‘Imperial Tribute’ and most recently, his range of ‘Firkin Whisky Co’ bottlings.

If you’re looking to get your hands on any of the fantastic Firkin offerings, below is a list of importers for those in the USA, Japan or Australia:

Firkin importers


Raj Sabharwal – WSET Level 3, CSS

Glass Revolution Imports

Phone + 1 704 497 2493


Shusaku Osawa – Liquors Hasegawa

Yaes Chikagai Naka 4, CHU-KU TOKYO 104-0028, Japan


Phone + 81 3 3271 8747


Graham Wright – The Odd Whisky Company

Unit 5, 900 South Road, Edwardstown 5039, Australia


Phone + 61 (0) 417 852 296

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