Get a taste of the finest Scottish food and drink
Scottish food and drink is hard to beat, and is valued across the world for its quality, flavour and heritage.
You can meet eight of Scotland's best food and drink companies at this year's Summer Fancy Food Show in New York, between 25 to 27 June 2017. Visit the Scottish pavilion at booth #4761 in the North Hall of the Javits Centre, to sample some of the finest food and drink that Scotland has to offer. Find out why our products are in demand across the globe.
The Summer Fancy Food Show is the largest specialty food industry trade event in North America, and a showcase for food and drink innovation.
Scottish companies at this year's event
Associated Seafoods is a leading producer of the finest quality Scottish smoked salmon. The company dry salt cures and smokes Scottish salmon in Scotland, using traditional brick kilns. Its master smokers use time-honoured curing and smoking techniques passed from one generation to the next.
Associated Seafoods exports to 25 countries worldwide. Its customers include leading retailers and foodservice business worldwide. And you’ll find the company's Scottish smoked salmon on the menus of some of the world’s most prestigious hotels and restaurants.
Visit the Associated Seafoods website
Lazy Day Foods Ltd
Lazy Day Foods is a specialist gluten-free cake and cookie manufacturer.
Its award-winning products are unique in the market, addressing a wide variety of food allergy issues in one, making them suitable for celiacs, vegans, lactose intolerance, dairy allergies and many other conditions. The company’s products are made from high quality natural ingredients, such as real Belgian dairy-free chocolate and gelatine-free marshmallow.
Lazy Day Foods products are made by hand in its dedicated gluten free BRC Grade A+ quality accreditated bakery in UK. The manufacturing facility conforms to EU CODEX standards of < 20ppm and it tests to 5ppm. The site is also fully nut free.
It offers different packaging formats, suitable for gifting, retail and foodservice, accommodating individual single portions, ensuring the product integrity stays intact for the consumer.
Visit the Lazy Day Foods website
Mackintosh of Glendaveny
Mackintosh of Glendaveny is a third-generation family business based in Aberdeen, Scotland, where the company grow, process and bottle cold pressed rapeseed oil (CPRO).
With the healthiest CPRO in the UK, it supplies both retail and foodservice with 500ml bottles and 5 litre stackable catering lines. It also supplies 1000 litre IBC units for food processors.
Mackintosh of Glendaveny oil has nothing added or removed. It’s simply pure 100% healthy oil, with half the saturated fat and 10 times more Omega 3 content than Extra Virgin Olive oil.
Its oil is versatile, and has a smoke point of 230 degrees, making it ideal for shallow frying, roasting and even baking. It’s also ideal for dressings, marinades and salads.
Fully BRC acreddited, the company has a double A grade site, with one of the largest and most efficient production facilities in the UK.
Visit the Mackintosh of Glendaveny website
Nourish body and soul with Mara’s award-winning range of nutritious and delicious seaweed flakes, sustainably hand harvested from the wild, pure waters around Scotland.
Providing essential everyday nutrition, and rich in essential minerals, Mara’s shake-on flakes and powders are a seasoning or ‘healthy salt’ that adds umami. This enhances flavour to make food taste delicious. Its unique range of seaweed ‘flavours’ and blends come in single serving sachets, retail (shaker tins and pouches and selection packs), and foodservice tubs.
Edinburgh-based Mara (meaning ‘the sea’ in Gaelic) is the UK’s sea-to-shelf expert in the flavour, nutrition, harvesting, sourcing, and processing, of our local seaweeds. The company is artisan in technique, but modern in production and scale.
Mara has won numerous awards, including Best Artisan Product at World Food Innovation Awards 2016, and was a finalist in BBC Food & Farming Awards for Best Producer.
Visit the Mara Seaweed website
Mrs Bridges is an artisanal manufacturer of premium jams, marmalades, chutneys for cheese, mayonnaise, sauces, mustards and candies.
Widely regarded as the very first celebrity cook, Mrs Bridges rose to fame by releasing the first celebrity cook book. Her fame rocketed after she was featured in the British television show ‘Upstairs, Downstairs’. Today, her legacy lives on through the company's range of delicious spreads.
Voted Scotland’s number one fine foods brand, the company maintains the highest quality products by manufacturing all of its jams and marmalades in the traditional way, in open copper pans. Made in small batches, each product is hand stirred for approximately 30 minutes.
This process, alongside the fact that it uses only whole fruit, not juice or pulp, guarantees the highest quality product. Each jar is hand finished with a mop cap and ribbon to give you a finished product which looks as good as it tastes.
Visit the Mrs Bridges website
Reids of Caithness
Set within the historic town of Thurso at the very top of Scotland, you'll find a bakery which has made its mark around the world. For half a century, Reids has established not only an enduring association within its beautiful coastal home, but a global reputation for outstanding quality and taste.
A family-run business since 1966, the company prides itself on a commitment to time-honoured, handcrafted baking methods when bringing its exceptional range of Scottish favourites to life. Yet while rooted in tradition, a refreshingly innovative approach also lies at the heart of its success.
The company’s award-winning accomplishments are testimony to the unrivalled talents of its team of bakers, whose skill and dedication ensures its products are every bit as captivating as the unique corner of the world in which they're crafted.
In May 2017, Reids was crowned Scottish Baker of the Year 2017/18.
Visit the Reids of Caithness website
The Scottish Dairy Brand
Scotland is blessed with a fantastic larder of some of the best natural produce in the world. With a longstanding reputation for producing quality products and an envied flair for innovation, Scotland offers a superb variety of food from a unique heritage, set in beautiful unspoilt landscapes, clean air and from fertile soil.
Nowhere are these unique Scottish values more evident than in Scottish Dairy products, as found under the ‘Scottish Dairy: made with 100% Scottish milk’ brand. Easily recognisable on pack, this brand groups together a carefully selected range of the best of Scottish cheese and butter products from all around Scotland, all made using 100% Scottish milk.
Encompassing three tiers: heritage main producers, artisan speciality producers and organic producers, the Scottish Dairy brand is the ideal way to find and savour the best of Scottish dairy worldwide.
Visit the Scottish Dairy brand website
The Scottish Salmon Company
The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) is the leading 100% Scotland-based producer of the finest sea loch fresh Scottish salmon.
Engaged in all stages of the value chain, from smolt production through freshwater and marine farming, to harvesting and processing, as well as sales and marketing activity, SSC ensures total supply chain integrity and full traceability.
Set amongst the breath-taking landscapes and crystal clear waters of the Hebrides and west coast of Scotland, the company is passionate about its rich provenance and proud to be at the heart of Scottish rural life.
Exporting to 25 countries around the world, SSC has a growing reputation at home and abroad for producing fresh, premium-quality Scottish salmon.
Visit the Scottish Salmon Company website
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