About us

Scotland’s experts on farmer co-ops and food industry collaboration, we provide a range of specialist information, development and consultancy services to help businesses work together more effectively. #workingtogether we grow

What we do

Now more than ever, it’s vital for farmers and food and drink businesses to work together more effectively - all of SAOS’s work centres on facilitating this.

Membership

We are a development organisation owned by our members. We provide a range of specialist services that are not available elsewhere, to assist our members by developing their people and their businessses. Get in touch to find out how we can help you.

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Latest news, views and updates from us here at SAOS.

Working across all food and drink industry sectors, our supply chain team’s skills and expertise address emerging issues and opportunities, finding unique solutions to highly complex supply chain challenges.

How do we help?

Our team members are all highly skilled in solving food and drink supply chain challenges. We focus on understanding the market opportunity and the barriers to growth using insights to develop fit for purpose sustainable solutions that can deliver improvement and value throughout the chain.

What is supply chain collaboration?

Supply chain collaboration is a proven business strategy that ensures the most cost-efficient delivery of goods and services into a more and more demanding and competitive global food and drink marketplace.

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Our Partnerships

We work with partners right across the Scottish food industry to exploit local, regional, national and global market opportunities.

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Key contacts

Our experts can find solutions to your supply chain challenges.

Alan Stevenson

Alan Stevenson

Alan Stevenson

Supply Chain Development Director

0141 5631112 | alan.stevenson@saos.coop

Amanda Brown

Amanda Brown

Amanda Brown

Business Development Manager

07384 467802 | amanda.brown@saos.coop

Helen Glass

Helen Glass

Helen Glass

Business Development Manager

07795 050323 | helen.glass@saos.coop

Fergus Younger

Fergus Younger

Fergus Younger

Project Manager

07771 966649 | fergus.younger@saos.coop

Hamish Walls

Hamish Walls

Hamish Walls

Project Manager

01896 820291 | hamish.walls@saos.coop

Rona Sutherland

Rona Sutherland

Rona Sutherland

Supply Chain Development Manager

07855 790749 | rona.sutherland@saos.coop