Gray & Adams reaching for duo of Northern Star Awards

Fraserburgh based firm, Gray & Adams has been shortlisted as a finalist for two Northern Star Business Awards categories, Business of the Year and Family Business of the Year. 

Gray & Adams is the UK market-leader in the manufacture of specialist temperature controlled and bespoke vehicles. 


Founded in 1957, Gray & Adams is a long-established, family-owned business with 750 employees, based out of a head office and main production facility in Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire and have operational sites throughout the UK and Ireland. The business was established by Jim Gray Snr and is still ran by the Gray family today. As well as staying true to the values, they were built on, Gray & Adams employ a significant number in the Fraserburgh area. 


Joint Managing Director, James Gray, commented on the nomination,

“We are delighted to have been recognised in these two categories, particularly the Family Business of the Year category as we have been family run since our inception and every effort is kept in the business to instil those family values throughout all our depots. We have members of staff that have been with us for decades and we value their knowledge and expertise that has helped shape the business into what it is today.” 


The Northern Star Business Awards aims to celebrate businesses in North-East of Scotland and their achievements. Organised by the Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce, the 2022 awards will take place in February and feature finalists from a wide range of industries and sectors. 


Peter Gray, Joint Managing Director adds his comments regarding the nominations, 


“The Northern Star Business Awards is a great initiative for showcasing successful businesses who are based or were established in the region. The directors at Gray & Adams are delighted to be selected in not one but two categories, we would like to thank all our staff, customers and suppliers for their support that has allowed us to be spotlighted for Business of the Year and Family Business of the Year. We would like to extend our congratulations to other nominees and wish them the best of luck for the awards night.”

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