A surge in haggis sales for Perthshire butcher Simon Howie means Burns Night is now as important as Christmas for the company.
A Perthshire butcher who claims to have the oldest smokehouse in Scotland has been backed with a six-figure funding package to invest in modernising the premises and hiring additional staff.
Perthshire butcher Simon Howie invested more than £3 million on new buildings and equipment last year but rising costs weighed on profits.
The baker beat the butcher as the gloves came off in a classic battle of the pies fought out in the heart of the Royal Highland Show.
An Angus butcher is toasting a sizzling success after being judged the best in the East of Scotland at the regional heat of the Scottish Beef Sausage Championship.
A butcher just minutes from death after getting stuck in a freezer saved his own life by battering his way out -- with a frozen black pudding made by the Royal Family's favoured Scots butcher.
Perthshire-based butcher Simon Howie has invested £2.5 million into its factory in Perthshire this year as it faces an increase in raw material costs.
Did you know that one in every three haggis bought from a supermarket last year was a Simon Howie haggis? Or that the Simon Howie Original Haggis has been named the world’s best-selling haggis, outselling the two other best-selling brands combined?
A Dundee butcher is hoping to break a sizzling world record for the largest number of sausages produced in a minute.