BWG Foods supports professional development opportunities for retailers
1,800 SPAR, EUROSPAR, MACE, Londis and XL retailers and staff presented with Retail Ireland Skillnet Certificates
9 November 2021
BWG Foods, one of Ireland’s leading retail groups, has continued to support its SPAR, EUROSPAR, MACE, Londis and XL retailers and their staff throughout the Covid-19 pandemic by promoting their upskilling through training and education programme.
Our retailers and their staff are afforded access to a diverse range of courses delivered through a training partnership model, workshops and online e-learning. All of the training programmes are industry certified, which are developed and delivered by professional trainers with significant retail experience. From March 2020 to date, a significant 1,800 BWG retailers, and their staff, have received industry-recognised qualifications from a series of courses and workshops facilitated by Retail Ireland Skillnet.
“Our retailers take their role as providers of an essential service to their communities very seriously and have continued to upskill throughout the Covid-19 pandemic,” said Peter Donohoe, chief people officer, BWG. “We have worked closely with Retail Ireland Skillnet to provide excellent and important courses to our vast network of over 1,000 community stores and are thrilled that so many of our retailers and their staff have received their Certificates.”
In total, 1,800 retailers and their staff, across 621 SPAR, EUROSPAR, MACE, Londis and XL stores received their official certificates recently.