Macfarlane Group PLC Interim Results 2022

Dylan Macdonald Macfarlane Group

INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS TO 30 JUNE 2022 Expectations for the full year unchanged; managing inflationary environment; slowdown in e-commerce; progress in Europe     Financial Highlights   H1 2022 £000 Restated1 H1 2021 £000   Increase % Continuing operations Revenue 139,209 122,144 14% Operating profit before amortisation2 11,384 10,817 5% Operating profit 9,604 9,256 4% Profit before …

HALO’s global plans highlighted with visit from Scottish Cabinet Secretary for External Affairs

Dylan Macdonald HALO Kilmarnock

Angus Robertson MSP, the Scottish Government’s Cabinet Secretary for the Constitution, External Affairs and Culture, today (24.08.22) visited the HALO Enterprise and Innovation Centre in Kilmarnock to witness first-hand how the world class facility is not only helping businesses and local communities in Ayrshire but planning to grow on an international scale.

Fallago Rig Wind Farm in Berwickshire

Tour Fallago Rig wind farm during Scottish Borders Doors Open Day

Dylan Macdonald EDF Renewables UK

Buses from Lauder, Westruther and Duns for three visits over the weekend Next month, as part of Doors Open Day 2022, Scottish Borders residents can sign up for a free, exclusive visit to Fallago Rig wind farm in the Lammermuir Hills. Operated by EDF Renewables UK, the wind farm will be open for visitors as part of Scottish Borders Council’s …

Independent Scottish salmon producer Loch Duart

Loch Duart on the Birmingham Commonwealth Games menu

Dylan Macdonald Loch Duart

Leading Scottish salmon chosen to be served at third major event in a year For the third time in 12 months Loch Duart salmon is featuring on the menu at a major international event which celebrates the best the UK has to offer. After being chosen to be served at both Glasgow COP26 2021 and Wimbledon 2022, Loch Duart is …

New Head of Digital at Spreng Thomson

Graeme Thomson General News, Spreng Thomson

Spreng Thomson has appointed a new Head of Digital with immediate effect. Dylan Macdonald, the firm’s new Head of Digital, has been with the business for four years during which time he has played a key role in the development of the Spreng Thomson digital offering.

Loch Duart invites local MP Ian Blackford to Dingwall processing plant to highlight recruitment crisis facing the food production sector

Dylan Macdonald Loch Duart

Independent Scottish salmon farm Loch Duart invited Ross, Skye & Lochaber MP Ian Blackford to its Dingwall fish packaging plant to discuss the staffing crisis facing businesses across the Highlands. Currently the SNP’s Westminster Leader and local MP for the area, Mr Blackford also found out how their salmon is prepared for some of the world’s leading chefs, hotels and …

New Grangemouth container route launches with CMA CGM and Containerships as demand increases for a Scottish express service into Europe

Dylan Macdonald Forth Ports, Port of Grangemouth

The arrival of the Skylight container vessel into Scotland’s key strategic freight hub at The Port of Grangemouth marks the maiden call of a new Scottish Express (SCX) service secured with the CMA CGM Group, a global player in sea, land, air and logistics solutions, and its subsidiary, Containerships, the leader in intra-European multimodal transport.

Port of Leith signs reservation agreement for multi-billion pound Morven offshore wind project

Dylan Macdonald Forth Ports

Forth Green Freeport renewables development platform takes shape with £50m port infrastructure investment Scotland’s largest offshore wind renewables hub, at the Port of Leith, has signed a reservation and collaboration agreement with bp and EnBW, as the marshalling port for the 2.9GW Morven offshore wind project. Forth Ports’ £50 million investment will see the facility in operation by the end …