Lees of Scotland, established in 1931, is a manufacturer of branded confectionery and meringues. The business is based in Coatbridge just outside Glasgow, where it’s modern 80,000 sq ft factory is located. The original products manufactured by Lees were the Lees macaroon bar and the Lees snowball. Over the years, products have been added to the portfolio which now includes a range of confectionery bars, traditional jam teacakes, mint and jaffa teacakes, snowcakes, mallow dreams and the recently launched exciting Lees macaringues, now available in retail and catering formats.
Lees celebrated National Unicorn Day (9 April 2018) with a ‘sweet’ tribute to Scotland’s national animal. The ‘mane’ event took place at Kelvingrove Park, where the creator of Scotland’s favourite treats and sweets surprised locals by bringing along one of the mythical creatures to mark the day and introduce the brand’s new look pastel colouredRead more
It is with deep sadness that I write about the tragic death our Non-Executive Director, Klaus Perch-Nielsen, aged 80, on Thursday 15th March. He died in a freak accident when he was hit by a falling branch, in the garden he loved at his home just outside Inverness. Klaus became involved with Lees over 25Read more