Murdoch Allan and Son is a family business based in Hatton Aberdeenshire. Started in 1990 by Murdoch and Caroline Allan and joined by our now Managing Director their son Paul. The history starts well before that with Pauls grandfather taking Paul under his wing and teaching him the trade before he was old enough to go to college and complete his training. In 2002 the long established Simmers factory in Hatton was due for closure, a deal was reached and the jobs were saved, production was maintained. In 2015 Thains became part of the Murdoch Allan Family, based in Aberdeen, with a reputation for its all night pie shop in George street Aberdeen was also a family based business.


The Murdoch Allan Family now has around 150 employees and 6 retail outlets. It specialises in traditional bakery goods giving good service, good quality at fair prices to its customers both retail and wholesale. They supply Asda Sainsburys and Morrisons. Coop and many independent and food service customers all over the north east of Scotland and beyond. “Our butteries are known world wide”.

# quality #service ,#fresh #local produce with a smile.

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