Glenmorangie reported interims pre-tax profits up £500,000 to £4.71m on sales up from £31.6m to £37.9m. The whisky company is preparing to be taken over by Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy. The £300m deal is expected to be completed by the end of the year. The Times 27/11/04 page 67 (Results in brief) Financial Times (Money & Business) 27/11/04 page 2