Scotland’s leading pie and pastry manufacturer Bells Food Group, has strengthened its commercial team with two new appointments. Justin Jones and David Rae have each taken on the role of National Account Manager with a focus on grocery retail and foodservice. This comes at a time when the iconic Bells brand has been experiencing significant growth in the market.
Bells was established in 1931 by Donald Bell and today it employs over 200 people across three sites in Shotts, Lanarkshire. Its range of pies commands 60%* of the branded fresh pie market in major grocery retailers across Scotland.
Sales & Marketing Director , Gordon Smith said: “We are delighted with our new commercial appointments and they signify a real step change for the business. Both individuals bring a wealth of knowledge and experience and form a key part of our objective to partner with the major retailers and foodservice companies, bringing category captaincy, key insights and consumer relevant product innovation.”