October, 2013 | Scottish Licensed Trade News - Part 10

Scottish Licensed Trade News

Duncan is the full Shilling

EDINBURGH-based pub operator The Shilling Group has appointed John Duncan as its new area manager. Duncan was most recently manager of the company’s Dundee …

Hilton hunts for hospitality stars

Scheme offers eight placements at Scottish hotels HOTEL giant Hilton Worldwide’s search for the future hospitality stars of Scotland is underway. Launched on …

Boodles gin has UK debut

BRITISH export gin Boodles has been released in the UK for the first time. The brand, which from this month is listed nationwide in Sainsbury’s stores, was …

Pie’s the limit for pub company

STONEGATE Pub Company has turned up the heat on its annual cooking competition for staff members. The group, which has run a ‘national pie competition’ for …

World Buffet boss to fund Malawi meals

A SCOTTISH restaurateur has made a £7000 donation to Mary’s Meals, helping the food charity to feed schoolchildren in Malawi. Cook Gill, co-founder of Cook …

Bartenders get creative with gin

Innovation credited with bolstering sales of spirit A TREND towards innovation, both in terms of new products and unusual serves, is helping to grow the gin …

New business licences for private security firms

ALL regulated security businesses, including those supplying door stewards to the licensed trade, will be required to hold a new SIA business licence by April …

A new gold standard at the Tyndrum Inn

Local couple set on returning pub to former glory. Matthew Lynas reports REVISITING past glory is a recurring theme at Stirlingshire pub the Tyndrum Inn. Last …

Wholesale change for Filshill

WHOLESALER JW Filshill has unveiled a jointly-branded convenience store launched in collaboration with Clydebank Co-operative. The store in Knightswood, which …

BHA in push for youth jobs

THE British Hospitality Association (BHA) has launched the next wave of its campaign to create hospitality sector jobs for 16 to 24 year olds. Targeting …