THE boss of a Buckie-based mostly conventional meals producer has urged Moray clients to again their native producers after a “strong 18 months”.
David Lawson is managing director of Speyside Specialities, which grew from An space howeverchery enterprise he and his father purchased in Buckie again in 1998.
The enterprise now provides its extreme quality conventional Scottish puddings and skirlie to UK Food markets, collectively with the cabinets of Morrisons, Asda, Sainsbury’s and Tesco.
An Alford farmer’s son, David, who now employs 18 people Inside the metropolis, said Moray produced A pair of of Definitely one of the biggest Food and drinks On the earth.
He said: “The Food and drinks enterprise Is very huge in Moray.
“Food and drink manufacturing accounts for 36 per cent of Moray’s financial system, As in contrast with 4.4 per cent for Scotland as A complete.
“Ten per cent of our workforce works in Food and drinks manufacturing, As in contrast with a Scottish common of 1.7 per cent.
“We now have A pair of of Definitely one of the biggest and most celebrated produce On the earth, with every thing from beef and salmon to whisky. We certainly make good use of the native produce for our black and white pudding.
“It’s Important for the people of Moray to assist their native producers. It’s been A troublesome 18 months for companies Throughout the nation and with out Moray’s proceedd assist, we wouldn’t Be In a place to …….