Ready for Year of Food & Drink?

2015 is Scotland's Year of Food and Drink.  There are likely to be all sorts of tasty opportunities of interest to D&G food and drink businesses cropping up over the next few months.  But we thought now was a good time to get the basics right, so that our region is perfectly placed to make the most of any Year of Food and Drink opportunities that may arise. 

First of all... Free website listings on

If your business, organisation or farmers' market doesn't already have a listing on then you're missing out.  VisitScotland has phenomenal traffic going to their website, and as one of the highest ranked websites in the world, a listing on that will help your own search engine rankings no end. 

Full details of how to create a website listing can be found in this handy information sheet.

You can sign up for your free website listing here.

Once your basic listing has been created you will then be sent a link so that you can add photos and information.

If such a listing is appropriate for your business, please make sure you take advantage of this free opportunity.

If you are already signed up and have a listing on, please check that the information is correct and up to date.  To get the most out of your listing check you're using really good photos and that your description is appealing.

Any problems, let me know at