Thursday 6th October saw the return of The Courier Menu Food & Drink Awards after a two-year hiatus. A special ceremony to celebrate local food, drink and hospitality businesses across Tayside and Fife.
InvestFife was the proud sponsor of this year’s brand new “Sustainability Award”, an award created to celebrate innovative businesses that have adapted their practices to transition to a sustainable Net Zero operation.
The Little Green Larder, which offers a plastic free shopping experience with zero-waste alternatives and hope for a greener future, was crowned champion and took home the coveted “Sustainability Award”.
Pamela Stevenson, Service Manager for Fife Council Economic Development said: “InvestFife wishes to congratulate all the winners at this prestigious event. Our particular congratulations go to The Little Green Larder in Dundee who we are delighted to announce as the winner of the sustainability award.”
“Fife has a strong reputation as a thriving food and drink destination. So, we are very pleased to see several Fife businesses picking up awards and gaining recognition for their valuable contributions to Scotland’s food and drink sector.”
Pamela added, “InvestFife would like to extend our congratulations to:
She finished by saying that creating a sustainable food culture across the region is a key priority for the anchor organisations in Fife.
“Climate change is currently having an impact on the food and drink sector. We are developing a strategy and action plan with Food for Fife Partnership, which ensures programmes of support and projects are focused on creating a vibrant, prosperous, and diverse sustainable food economy that works for both entrepreneurs and the environment,” she said.
Anyone running a food and drink business in Fife that would like further information about support available, please contact [email protected].