May

05

A Sticky End

In case you hadn’t noticed, the makers of McCowans Highland Toffee went into administration last week. However, there may still be hope for the 90-year-old brand and its 200 employees. The administrators Grant Thornton have revealed that there are two potential bidders to keep the business going, one of which is a consortium of Scottish […]

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Feb

21

The Sandwich Trap

When Scots songsmiths Gerry Rafferty and Joe Egan wrote the 70s chart smash Stuck in the Middle, they must have hoped the song would live on and on. They simply couldn’t have foreseen how their pop hit would become forever fixed in the popular imagination with a gruesome scene of drawn-out torture. After all, who […]

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