Monday interview: AG Barr chief executive Roger White
Irn-Bru boss keeps a weather eye on sugar tax as soft drinks firm braces for ‘punitive’ levy.
Watching the weather is an “occupational hazard” admits Roger White, chief executive of Irn-Bru maker AG Barr.
We are the one area being singled out for a specific tax Roger White “It’s the only job I’ve ever had where you go on holiday and look at the weather back home and pray that it’s better than where you are,” he says.
“That’s a huge departure because for years I used to go on holiday and hope it would be absolutely horrible at home, but now it’s exactly the opposite.”
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