Mrs Tilly’s ties knot with Filshill

Simon Hannah and Elisabeth Paterson

Scottish confectioner Mrs Tilly’s has secured new business listings with JW Filshill.

The partnership will see Mrs Tilly’s Famous Tablet, Fudge and Macaroon bars distributed across Filshill’s Key Store estate as well as its independent retailer accounts.

Commenting on the partnership, Elisabeth Paterson (pictured), founder and joint CEO of the Larbert-based firm, said: “We are delighted to have secured these new listings with JW Filshill, which increase the availability of our impulse range across the convenience channel in Scotland and we are proud to be a family business bringing Scotland’s favourite sweeties to market for over 20 years. JW Filshill is widely recognised as one of Scotland’s longest-standing and most successful family businesses and we are thrilled to be working with them as our business continues to grow.”

Simon Hannah (pictured), Managing Director of JW Filshill, added: “Filshill has been supporting family businesses since 1861 and is similarly delighted to be working closely with Mrs Tilly’s. We are proud of our Scottish roots and this relationship reaffirms our ongoing commitment to assisting high quality local producers get their products into wider distribution both domestically and internationally. Scotland has arguably the best local larder in the world and we are pleased to be able to provide a committed and efficient route to market for Scottish craft and artisanal products.

“There is growing shopper interest in high quality local products, the Mrs Tilly’s range fits perfectly with that trend.”