SPAR SCOTLAND PROUD TO SUPPORT SCOTTISH FOOD AND DRINK FORTNIGHT 2020

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SPAR, the leading convenience retailer in Scotland, is proud to support Scottish Food and Drink Fortnight from 5 until 20 September 2020.

All SPAR stores in Scotland will be taking part in the event which is all about promoting inspirational Scottish food and drink heroes that have kept the nation inspired with their fantastically produced products during the pandemic.

Colin Mclean CEO for C J Lang & Son Ltd, the wholesale distributor for SPAR Scotland said: “We are very proud to support Scottish Food and Drink Fortnight once again. We will have a great number of deals on Scottish produced products available in all our SPAR stores.  We have worked closely with many local suppliers during the COVID-19 pandemic and those partnerships will continue going forward.

“We have supported this great initiative for the last few years’, and we have no doubt that this year’s event will be an even bigger success.  We want to encourage more shoppers than ever to support their locally sourced Scottish food and drink producers.

“It is really important to support the hard-working people behind our local food and drink suppliers and it’s great that we have this opportunity, at this time, to celebrate their hard work, determination and innovation.”

SPAR Scotland will celebrate local food and drink suppliers during the Fortnight where customers will be encouraged to buy and enjoy the products.

The event is being supported with in-store point of sale to highlight the provenance of Scottish food and drink products available for customers to buy.

In store POS also highlights some well-known Scottish inventors and what they were famous for to add at bit of fun to the event.

The campaign is also supported via social media channels and through instore SPAR radio.