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

Nacho Novo opens NN10

Tue 12th December 2017

Rangers legend Nacho Novo is to open his own bar in Glasgow’s Paisley Road West. Situated on the site of the old Angels bar, NN10 – Nacho’s Bar and Lounge R

Mediterranean move for Sloan and Gizzi

Tue 12th December 2017

Paul Sloan and Mario Gizzi have opened Mezzidakia, a new Mediterranean fusion restaurant next to Chaakoo in Glasgow’s St. Vincent Street. The sister restaurant of

Gaucho opens in Scotland

Tue 12th December 2017

Gaucho Group has opened its first Scottish branch of the Argentinian-steak house brand in Edinburgh’s St Andrew’s Square. The £1.5 million, 120 cover restaurant

Admiral Taverns deal completes

Fri 8th December 2017

C&C Group and Proprium Capital Partners have finalised their investment deal with Admiral Taverns, in partnership with Admiral Taverns’ senior management.

Greene King cites ‘unprecedented costs’ for share dip

Thu 30th November 2017

Greene King has cited ‘unprecedented cost increases of £60m’ levied against the National Living Wage, business rates, the Apprenticeship Levy and duty i

Compass Group expand into seafood

Wed 29th November 2017

Edinburgh will have a new seafood offering in the shape of the White Horse Oyster & Seafood Bar shortly. The latest addition to Edinburgh’s vibrant scene w

Rankin appointed Gordon & MacPhail’s first Director of Prestige

Fri 24th November 2017

Gordon & MacPhail has appointed Stephen Rankin as the whisky company’s first Director of Prestige. A fourth-generation member of the Urquhart family who own th


Wed 15th November 2017

The Scottish Government has won its five-year fight to bring in Minimum Unit Pricing (MUP) to Scotland, which will make it the first country in Europe to do so. The

Say “Aloha” to the Poke Bowl

Sat 7th October 2017

The latest street food trend has arrived in Edinburgh at Broughton Street venue Treacle, in the shape of Poke (pronounced poh-keh) a typical Hawaiian dish of raw fis

Round up – October 2017

Fri 6th October 2017

Last month Glenfiddich welcomed 350 members of the Scottish on-trade to its spiritual home of Dufftown for the inaugural Glenfiddich Festival Experiment. The privat

Excellent Result from JD Wetherspoon as they see Profit Increase

Fri 6th October 2017

JD Wetherspoon has revealed its preliminary results. Its full-year pre-tax profits rose from £80.6m to £102.8m this year, a 27.5% increase, and since the end of th

Tennent’s Annual Trade Shows

Fri 6th October 2017

Tennents trade shows for 2017 will take place on Monday 30 October at Hampden Park in Glasgow and Wednesday 1 November at BT Murrayfield Stadium in Edinburgh. Both e

Hugo Mills Moves from Molson Coors to Sky

Wed 4th October 2017

MOLSON Coors has announced that Hugo Mills, Sales and Operations Director for Scotland is leaving the company to join SKY Business as their UK Director of Partnersh