The Caterer
Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

Balmoral hotel wins Flavour of Scotland award

07 November 2005

Scotland's Balmoral hotel has won the Flavour of Scotland award at last week's Scottish Thistle Awards.

The award, sponsored by Caterer Group, recognises those businesses using best practice in the use and presentation of Scottish produce.

Other hospitality winners at the annual tourism awards run by the Scottish Executive included Ramada Jarvis and St Andrews Bay golf resort.

Ramada won the skills for success: large company category for its leadership development programme launched by general manager Calum Ross at the company's Edinburgh hotel in October 2004.

Since its start the programme has helped cut staff turnover in half and reduce negative comments from customers by 15%.

St Andrews Bay golf resort and spa in Fife triumphed in the business tourism category in recognition of its success in boosting its conference business in the off-peak January to March period.

The event was held at the Edinburgh International Convention Centre.

By Chris Druce

Get your copy of Caterer and Hotelkeeper every week - click here to subscribe and save 25%.

Sudoku Join the craze and play Sudoku online!
TagsAwards
The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Check mark icon
Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

close

Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

trade tracker pixel tracking