Automotive sector manufacturer John McGavigan took away the Scottish Exporter of the year award, at the HSBC Scottish Export Awards in association with Scottish Enterprise.
At 80 years old, entrepreneur Peter Westerman has been full-circle in terms of Britain’s involvement with the EU. He tells BQ why it’s now more important than ever for British businesses to seize overseas opportunities.
Fabdec managing director Chris Powell tells us what inspired the business to start exporting and what challenges they've had to overcome since.
Producing authentic Scottish smoked salmon, St James Smokehouse now export all over the world. We caught up with them about their export journey...
A year on from the launch of the Spirit of Scotland campaign, Helen Campbell, VisitScotland’s head of global brand and marketing communications, looks back on the successes so far for the organisation’s first global marketing drive.
Scotland’s distilleries and breweries export their drinks around the world, but many also value the importance of welcoming guests into their visitor centres so they can learn more about their favourite tipples.
Riddell Graham, director of partnerships at VisitScotland, explains why working together with companies and organisations holds the key to helping the nation’s tourism industry to grow
Celebrating Scotland’s heritage is about so much more than battlefields and archaeological digs, with VisitScotland launching a marketing campaign to promote our nation’s vibrant traditional music scene.
Bringing new air links to Scotland and securing existing routes not only produces benefits for visitors but also for the wider economy explains Denise Hill, VisitScotland’s head of market strategy and development.
Lord Thurso looks back over his first year as chair of VisitScotland, and considers the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead for the tourism industry.