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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

Tennent’s lend a hand to Harry’s

Mon 22nd January 2018

Tennent’s has invested six-figures in Harry’s, Scotland’s first social enterprise pub group. Harry’s the on-trade wing of the Beer for Good Community Interes

Diageo and Pernod Ricard pledge to phase out plastic straws and stirrers

Mon 15th January 2018

Both Diageo and Pernod Ricard have confirmed they are supporting the environment by phasing out the use of all plastic straws and stirrers in their respective busine

Whyte & Mackay team up with Boni for new campaign

Mon 18th December 2017

Whyte & Mackay whisky has launched the 2017 phase of its Stay Smooth campaign, featuring the photography of Scottish photographer, David Boni. This year, the ble

Dunnet Bay Distillery launches winter edition Rock Rose Gin

Tue 12th December 2017

Dunnet Bay Distillery, the UK’s most northerly mainland distillery, has revealed its final seasonal release of the year, Winter Edition Rock Rose Gin. One of the o