Ayrshires best independent business finalists arrived in style for Sunday night’s Ayrshire Retail Business Awards ceremony and dinner. The event, in Ayrshire for the first time, was hosted at the Princess Royal Suite at Ayr Racecourse and presented by Scotlands Business Awards.
Macfarlane in Ayr won the Best New Small Business Award for 2017, based on public votes, mystery shopper tests and site visits.
Scotlands Business Awards now runs annual business competitions for independent businesses across Scotland linked to an annual national Grand Final. Over one hundred businesses were originally nominated across Ayrshire and through a process of online voting, mystery shopper tests and site visits the shortlist was decided.