Digital help for Ayrshire food sector

Digital marketing, responding to online customer reviews, managing your business using the Cloud and social media will be featured topics at a conference aimed at Ayrshire’s Food, Drink and Tourism sectors.

Experts will meet small and medium sized local businesses at the Bitesize Digital Conference 2016 in the Gailes Hotel, Irvine on Thursday, 16th June from 9am to 4.15pm.

Hosted by Business Gateway Ayrshire, the fully funded event will bring together the food and drink and tourism sectors from across the region to discover how the evolution of the internet and advancement of new technology is changing the way people think and behave.

The Bitesize Digital conference will help delegates find out more about the ever changing digital landscape and how new technologies can improve productivity and performance across different business functions. It will also equip attendees with the skills needed to address the latest digital trends.

Neil McAleese, Business Development Advisor, Ayrshire Food & Drink Sector said: “The rapid development of digital technologies and knowing how to effectively use them in a commercial environment presents a big opportunity for Ayrshire businesses. This technology provides real growth prospects both domestically and internationally for any business regardless of size and location.

“This event is a fantastic opportunity for Ayrshire Food and Drink and Tourism businesses to learn about new initiatives and trends that could help them develop and ultimately grow.”

For more information on the conference and to book a place visit www.bgateway.com/ayrshire or call your local office on 01292 616349 (Ayr); 01294 449944 (Irvine)