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C&C Group new owners of Matthew Clark and Bibendum

Mon 9th April 2018

C&C Group PLC bought Matthew Clark (Holdings) Ltd and Bibendum PLB from administrators PwC earlier this month. The deal saw the group pick up the two wholesalers

MATTHEW CLARK OWNERS HEAD FOR ADMINISTRATION

Wed 28th March 2018

Matthew Clark owners Conviviality Plc has failed in its efforts to raise the £125m required to save the company from likely administration. The company revealed ear

Three in a row for Buzzworks as it makes The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work for 2018 list … again

Wed 14th March 2018

Congratulations to Buzzworks Holdings who have once again made it into the The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work for 2018. It’s the third time the Ayrshi

Maxxium UK rebrands to Edrington-Beam Suntory and relocates to Glasgow

Wed 7th March 2018

Spirits company, Maxxium UK, the UK sales, marketing and distribution company owned by Edrington and Beam Suntory, will be known as Edrington-Beam Suntory UK Distrib

Six by Nico gets set for Edinburgh launch

Thu 15th February 2018

Chef Nico Simeone is set to introduce his successful dining concept ‘Six by Nico’ to Edinburgh this April. ‘Six by Nico’ in Edinburgh will b

Buzzworks celebrate 9.2% rise in profits as turnover hits £14.8m

Tue 30th January 2018

Buzzworks, the award-winning Ayrshire-based hospitality group, owned by Kenny, Colin and Alison Blair, celebrated a rise in turnover of 15.6% to £14.8 million and a

Strong performance from Diageo but Smirnoff see sales dip

Thu 25th January 2018

Diageo has reported a strong performance with operating profit up 6.1% on net sales of £6.5bn.

Scotland rules!

Thu 25th January 2018

Scotland’s most famous man is Robert Burns. But there was a somewhat murky side to our famed poet. It’s well documented that he had 13 children (by 5 women it is

Glasgow serves up first citywide gift card

Tue 23rd January 2018

There’s a new Glasgow Gift Card which can be used in 70 restaurants, shops and leading attractions. The card, a pre-paid Visa, is the result of a tourism business

Berry Bros & Rudd adds Daftmill to its portfolio

Tue 23rd January 2018

Berry Bros. & Rudd has announced a new global distribution agreement with Daftmill, one of Scotland’s first new wave distilleries. Named after the Daft stream

@Pizza brings a new concept to Edinburgh

Tue 23rd January 2018

After months of research and development, the founders of a new modern Edinburgh pizza restaurant @pizza are promising customers a pioneering counter-serve pizza res

Opportunities in Stirling

Mon 22nd January 2018

Johnston’s Bar & Bistro and the Cooks of Stirling have been brought to the market by Christie & Co following an instruction from the administrators of Snow

Manorview’s record pre-tax profits benefit employees too

Mon 22nd January 2018

Employees at Manorview Hotels & Leisure Group have just been given a New Year boost with Manorview revealing the first results of its Profit Share Scheme which s

Record year of fundraising at Buzzworks

Mon 22nd January 2018

Buzzworks Holdings has raised more than £25,000 for its three nominated charities; Ayrshire Hospice, Cancer Research and Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity throu

Etive launches in Oban

Mon 22nd January 2018

John McNulty’s award-winning Etive Restaurant has relocated to Oban, to allow the chef and his new business partner, sommelier David Lapsley, to concentrate on the