Success for Murdoch Allan

Christine Allan of Murdoch Allan Bakers and Sponsor, Gerry McBride, SDS
Christine Allan of Murdoch Allan Bakers and Sponsor, Gerry McBride, SDS

Murdoch Allan Bakers is celebrating after winning an accolade at the prestigious North East Scotland Food & Drink Awards.

The baker won the Investing in Skills Development accolade at the awards ceremony and dinner, held at the Ardoe House Hotel on Thursday, March 30.

The award winners were selected from a staggering 74 entries across all the categories.

The awards, delivered in partnership by Opportunity North East (ONE) and Aberdeenshire Council, are part of an ambitious programme of activity to support food and drink businesses of all sizes through business growth, innovation, strengthening the supply chain, market development and skills development.

Businesses were successful from all parts of the region’s food and drink industry.

Other winners included Speyside Craft Brewery, winner of the Innovation Award; Castleton Farm Shop, winner of the Best New Retail Product; and Fierce Beer, winner of the Best Young Business.