Pukka Pies recently announced its biggest ever marketing investment, a figure of £8m, supporting its brand re-launch in 2017. The drive includes a renovation of its best-selling pies and a nationwide advertising campaign.
Macphie recently announced impressive financial results for the year to March 2016, reporting a 7% rise in sales for the year to £47.6.m (from £44.6m in 2015). Gross profit increased slightly from 26% to 27% of sales.
The Real Food Café in Tyndrum raised £2,572 for local charities with its traditional Boxing Day fancy dress dip. A small but hardy group of customers and locals joined The Real Food Café’s owner Sarah Heward.