SAMW is grateful for the excellent support provided by the following sponsors, particularly in relation to the staging of the Association’s annual conference and dinner.

Sponsor Information
Sponsor Contact/Email Telephone Mobile
Dalziel Group Sandy Speirs 01698 749 595
The Dalziel group serves the meat processing and retail butchery industry from 12 strategically located distribution sites throughout the UK. Product range encompasses meat seasoning blends and ingredients for food processors, frozen and chilled meat, a full range of butchers supplies, crumb and battering systems, plastic casings for cooked meat applications and industrial food machinery.
BDA Plus Ian Moir 01358 729085 07736 157317
Specialist food industry consultants and UK leader in accessing capital and marketing grants for the meat industry.
Sean McPolin 0141 248 4711
Provides diverse range of recruitment services to clients. One of the company’s strongest sectors is with Food Processors and Manufacturers. Processes over one million hours a year, providing a one-stop recruitment shop for clients; listening and tailoring service provision to meet and exceed client expectations. GLAA Certified and Members of Sedex.
University of Bristol Claire White 0117 928 9244 07976 444609
Globally renowned welfare at slaughter and food safety professionals, delivering the Animal Welfare/Poultry Welfare Officer course at regional locations or in-house. Bespoke welfare and food safety courses delivered to meet client needs, as well as COC and HACCP training through their accredited centre. Food Safety and Animal Welfare technical consultancy services available to assist the industry in meeting all its challenges.
Merit Projects Paul Johnson 01422 430 590 07887 994537
Merit Projects provide specialist equipment for slaughtering, cutting and processing facilities, offering designed, managed or installed schemes for slaughtering at rates of up to 60 cattle/hr, 550 lambs/hr or 240 pigs/hr.
Margaret Hodge Recruitment Steven Jack 0141 204 2054
MHR is an award winning recruitment consultancy based in Scotland with over 40 years’ experience. Provides high calibre expertise to clients and candidates; working with a broad range of local, national and international businesses and corporations on the recruiting of temporary, permanent and contract personnel. The food sector is an important part of MHR’s portfolio. The company is a member of both REC and ALP and a partner in the Stronger Together campaign which tackles modern day slavery in supply chains.
CRT Packaging Colin Robinson 0191 250 2506
Suppliers of solid fibreboard packaging to the meat and other food industries using innovative and cost effective solutions.
Robert Burns Ltd Robert Burns 01506 863 010
Temperature controlled transport & storage specialists, Robert Burns Ltd., operate a top level, modern fleet of purpose-built vehicles and state of the art storage facilities. Transport offers include next day delivery anywhere in the UK and both fresh and frozen capability on the same vehicle. Storage offers include frozen storage, blast freeze facility, 1000 pallet space capacity and full product traceability through QWMS.
Acoura Tim Bailey 0131 335 6600
Provider of risk services for the food and drink supply chain, ranging from certification to advisory services, training and innovative online solutions.
McLaren Packaging Michael McLaren 01475 745246 07487 881603
Award winning packaging company based in central Scotland specialising in the design and manufacture of premium, paper based packaging, for the UK food and drink industry.
Levy & McRae Callum Anderson 0141 307 2315 07779 622 654
Levy & McRae is a specialist litigation law firm with significant experience in representing the interests of abattoirs and the meat industry in Scotland. Sector experience includes representation in criminal prosecutions/investigations and advice and representation in regulatory enforcement action including challenging enforcement and other notices. Levy & McRae provide a range of legal services from employment law, transport, insurance, civil disputes, debt recovery and property.
NCH Biohygenic Rose-Ann McMahon 01902 510330 07811 358690
BioAmp delivers environmentally friendly waste effluent solutions to drains, grease traps and wastewater systems every 24 hours, making major savings to waste management costs. BioAmp also reduces blockages and eliminates foul odours in treated drainage systems.
Meatsnacks Group Alan Craig 07768 436560
The UK’s leading beef jerky and biltong supplier, offering a ‘one stop shop’ solution for the supply of meat snacks, including ‘Wild West’ which is the UK’s number one, and Europe’s longest established, jerky brand.
Systems  Integration John Graham 07850 331948
Our latest development, integreater®, is an enterprise manufacturing execution system (e-MES). The unique technology features productivity solutions for livestock, abattoir, boning, cut & trim, food service, catering butchery, manufacturing, added value, retail pack and distribution.
Century Installations Alan Murphy 01324 841111
Project Management & Installation of Cold Storage Facilities, Food Processing Areas, Resin Flooring and Drainage Systems.
Omega Proteins Danny Sawrij 01387 750203
We specialise in the processing of category 3 material from abattoirs. Our customer portfolio includes all major UK and European petfood manufacturers.
UV Safe Paul Anderson 0871 234 8733
Manufacturers of the world’s first waterless, chemical free, approved knife steriliser designed for point of use application; 99% lower cost than alternatives and due to low power consumption and low carbon, grant funding may be available to SME’s. UVC airborne and surface room disinfection systems perfect for maturation chillers and work areas.
Dundas Chemical Co. Norman Watt 01387 252887
Processing animal by-products for a greener future
Quality Meat Scotland Alan Clarke 0131 472 4040
Working to shape a sustainable and prosperous Scottish red meat industry.
Marshall Farmer Charles Paisley 07841 586765
If you want to buy or sell anything to do with hides and skins you will want to talk to us and we would like to talk to you.
Sealed Air Alan Hunter 07971492540
Global innovator and manufacturer of a wide range of protective packaging and performance-based materials essential to many consumer and industrial markets.