Stoats Secures Listing With Brakes Scotland

Scottish oats company, Stoats has secured a Scottish listing with wholesaler Brakes Scotland for its Porridge Oat Bars.

The new listing at Brakes Scotland will see the brands Raspberry & Honey, Apple & Cinnamon, Blueberry & Honey, Fig & Date and the Classic Original Porridge Oats Bars being distributed by the wholesaler to operators across Scotland for the first time.

The Porridge Oat Bars, which have experienced a 30% year on year increase in sales, are now available from Brakes Scotland in 18 x 50g cases.

John McLintock, Operations Director for Brakes Scotland said: “The Porridge Oats Bars are a fantastic addition to our ever-increasing Scottish range and allow our customers to feel confident they are selling premium products packed full of taste, talent and provenance. We are delighted about the partnership with Stoats and could see the potential in their thriving business – with two weeks of sales we can already see customers are really enjoying the new snack bars both in coffee shops and leisure outlets but also in hotels and restaurants.”

Managing Director at Stoats, Tony Stone added: “Brakes is known for stocking good quality products, and is recognised as a trusted and knowledgeable supplier for local Scottish foods. Securing distribution with Brakes is a great milestone for Stoats and further cements our place in the Scottish food industry.”