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Food and drink

Food and drink experts offer global insights to local businesses targeting international markets

Food and drink companies from across the Highlands and Islands got a taste of global markets when they met with international experts abo...

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Speyside Distillery creates new visitor experience

Speyside Distillery has created a new visitor experience in Aviemore. The Snug opened in June, following a £200,000 investment by the com...

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Region’s businesses excel at Scotland Food and Drink Excellence Awards

Businesses in the Highlands and Islands are celebrating after being crowned winners at the Scotland Food and Drink Excellence Awards 2018...

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Report highlights career opportunities in aquaculture

A new report has called for more promotion of Scotland’s aquaculture sector and supply chain as a rewarding long-term career choice, part...

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Year of Young People video series

Our series of case study videos to mark the Year of Young People 2018 kicks off this month with a feature on 18-year-old Finlay Macdonald...

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Highlands and Islands Food and Drink Awards 2018 Launch

Launching today, the Highlands and Islands Food and Drink Awards 2018 are calling for entries from businesses across the region.

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Call to Food and Drink and Tourism businesses to feed into new strategy

Recent VisitScotland figures have highlighted that 62%* of holidaymakers to Scotland said trying locally sourced food and drink is an imp...

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First spat from Scottish pilot mussel hatchery goes to sea

The first mussel spat reared at the Scottish Shellfish Hatchery Stepping Stone project in Shetland was transferred to on-growing sites at...

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Highlands and Islands Food and Drink 2017 award winners announced

Businesses in the Highlands & Islands are celebrating after being crowned winners at the prestigious Highlands & Islands Food & Drink Awa...

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Food and drink goes global

More than 30 food and drink companies from the Highlands and Islands took part at Showcase Scotland in Gleneagles earlier this month....

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Aquaculture firms encouraged to take part in skills study

Companies in aquaculture and related services are being invited to take part in a study to determine the future skills needs of the secto...

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The region’s food and drink goes global at Showcasing Scotland

Food and drink companies from the Highlands and Islands are in Gleneagles this week showcasing their products to UK and international buy...

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Scotland Food & Drink appoints Business Development Manager for Highlands & Islands

Scotland Food & Drink has appointed an Inverness-based Business Development Manager to help strengthen its support for Highlands & Island...

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Region’s fine food showcased in London

A select group of companies from the Highlands and Islands are among those displaying their products at the Speciality Fine Food Fair in ...

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Moray brewery expands as global market grows

A Moray brewery has set up a new base at a site in Kinloss as it expands to meet growing demand for its beer from new international marke...

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Workshop focuses on food and drink innovation

Food and drink businesses looking to grow through innovation are encouraged to register for a free workshop which takes place in Invernes...

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Highland hotlist announced for food & drink awards

Thirty-four businesses from across the Highlands and Islands are celebrating after being named finalists in the Highlands & Islands Food ...

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Scottish aquaculture is thriving

Fish and shellfish farming contributes £620 million to the national economy every year, according to new research.

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