Updated: Dec 16, 2021
The competition winners will be featured in 200 Scotmid stores across Scotland
Scotmid in partnership with Scotland Food & Drink has unveiled five Scottish producers that will receive key promotional listings across the country.
The Scotmid Scottish Favourites competition will see these producers highlighted in 200 Scotmid stores, aiming to highlight the best regional products with widespread appeal.
James Rizza and Sons, The Buffalo Farm, Strathmore Foods, The Caledonian Cola Company and Thistly Cross Cider will all be featured, with each producer securing a Scotmid Scottish Favourites listing for one of their products with each running for a three-week period.
Here is the list of each featured product:
· Thistly Cross Cider -Scottish Fruits 4 pack
· The Buffalo Farm - Buffalo Ice Cream Raspberry Ripple
· The Caledonian Cola Company Ltd. - Alba Cola Sugar Free
· Strathmore Foods - Findowie Farmhouse Chilli
· James Rizza & Sons Ltd - Double Dairy Gold 500ml
The competition, which kicked off during Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight this September, received over 50 entries from local businesses which were each judged by a panel of experts.
Kirsty George, Local Sourcing Manager at Scotmid, said: “We are always looking for new ways to diversify and grow our Scottish product portfolio and we have been absolutely thrilled with the high quality of entries that we have received for the Scottish Favourites competition.
“Scotland truly has some of the best food and drink in the world and the calibre of local producers is continuing to grow year on year. A massive congratulations to all the winning suppliers, we can’t wait to see the reaction from our customers with these amazing products.”