Scotland Food & Drink

A Partnership journey with Softworx and Scotland Food & Drink

Scotland Food & Drink (SF&D) is the industry leadership and membership organisation for the food and drink sector in Scotland. Working in an innovative, collaborative way by bringing industry partners and government together around the same table, with our members and partners, we work to ensure the delivery the national food and drink strategy through industry representation and leadership. This cooperation has seen food and drink become one of Scotland’s most successful sectors, with a value of over £15 billion.

Softworx has been supporting SF&D since 2018 at a time when the Edinburgh based business was undertaking an office move. We worked with Heath and the team to ascertain their requirements across several areas, including telecoms solution and setting up digital meeting rooms with Clevertouch AV equipment.

Heath Booth | IT Business Partner, comments on the relationship, “Scotland Food & Drink have undoubtedly benefited from our time working with Softworx. The events and opportunities they host have exposed us to new possibilities, and the support we’ve received from the team at Softworx has been phenomenal throughout. It’s a real strength to be able to leverage their partnerships but to also have dependable and local contacts for any of our needs or issues, which they’ve been incredibly responsive to in every case – I have no hesitation in recommending Softworx to any business in need.”

Aidan Duffy, Head of Connectivity and Collaboration at Softworx said, “Working with Scotland Food & Drink for over five years now has been a pleasure. When they were first moving to their new offices we assisted them with the fibre coming into the building, wi-fi solution that provides connectivity in the office, telecoms solution to help them communicate to their meeting room space and audio-visual equipment to help them and their business partners with presentations. In addition to aiding established institutions, Scotland Food & Drink plays a vital role in supporting the new start food & drink industry in Scotland . We are excited to support them and look forward to growing our exiting relationship.”