Food and drink in an independent Scotland – in pictures
By Nicholas Robinson
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In this picture gallery, companies such as Diageo and Nestlé have voiced their opinions on the referendum.
While many businesses recognise the people of Scotland’s right to vote on its constitutional future, others are concerned about any developments that could add cost, complexity or uncertainty to their business.
Currency, EU membership and access to the single market and international trade are all areas food and drink businesses have concerns about.
Uncertainty over the Scottish independence referendum has damaged Scotland’s economy by stalling “hundreds of thousands of pounds of investment,” a food industry source told FoodManufacture.co.uk previously.
View the rest of the picture gallery to see comments from Diageo, Nestlé, Asda, Waitrose and many other food and drink businesses.