The Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards, run in partnership with the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, have been recognising and rewarding the very best in Scottish food and drink for many years. The title sponsor is Asda and the awards are supported by Think Local.
21 awards recognise excellence across retail, foodservice and business categories. Please note that the Excellence Awards have now closed for entries with one exception- the deadline for Environmental Sustainability has been extended until Friday 7th March. Entry fees are £25+VAT for SF&D/RHASS members and £45+VAT for non-members. Apply online today Environmental Sustainability (sponsored by Resource Efficient Scotland).
The 2014 Scotland Food & Drink Excellence Awards will be held on the 22nd of May at the EICC. Newly expanded, the EICC will host the annual celebration of all that makes Scotland a Land of Food and Drink. The evening will begin at 6.30pm with a drinks reception followed by the awards ceremony and dinner. The dress code is black tie.
The Excellence Awards are now sold out. A number of tickets are reserved for shortlisted companies, any remaining tickets will be released in April. A waiting list is in operation, please contact Gillian Cullen by email to join the list.
Additional queries should be directed to Sophie Fraser by email or 0131 335 0952.
- Category Criteria 2014NaN KB
A full overview of category criteria.Download
- Getting the most from your awardAdobe Acrobat / 1,123 KB
This document provides winners
advice on how to make the most of your award success. There are
opportunities around every corner and this document aims to help
you make the most of them.
- Entering Food and Drink AwardsAdobe Acrobat / 1,167 KB
This document provides advice on
how to write succesful award applications. Companies who have been
shortlisted for award categories previously have proven successful
in submitting comprehensive, high quality award entries.
- Excellence Awards Winners 2012 - Retail CategoryAdobe Acrobat / 282 KB
In 2012, Macsween and Nairn's
Oatcakes both won Excellence Awards in retail categories. In this
case study they explain why they entered the Excellence Awards and
the benefits of doing so.
- Excellence Awards Winners 2012 - Business CategoryAdobe Acrobat / 280 KB
In 2012, Orkney Fishermen's Society
and Scotty Brand both won Excellence Awards in business categories.
In this case study they explain why they entered the Excellence
Awards and the benefits of doing so.