Liam Ryan launches revamped SuperValu Togher store following €7.5m investment
26 October 2023
SuperValu has launched its new look, state-of-the-art store in Togher, Co. Cork, following an investment of €7.5 million.
Ryan’s SuperValu currently employs 85 people and the store revamp will create an additional 20 jobs in Togher and the surrounding areas.
The new look SuperValu, which launches tomorrow on Friday, 27 October is set to offer an extended range of top-quality produce including brand-new, expertly led, deli, butcher and fishmonger counters, an expanded bakery range, and Ryan’s own prepared meal range ‘The Supper Pot’.
Alongside a “more modern and spacious shopping experience”, the supermarket will also include a much anticipated new in-store café.
The expert bakers, butchers, and fishmongers will bring a range of new and exciting creations through the ‘Prepared by Our Butcher’ and ‘Supper Pot’ dishes, while The Happy Pear, Health & Wellness and Taste of Local zones will “bring an exclusive and unique offering to shoppers” according to SuperValu.
Supporting local is of key importance to the team in Ryan’s and customers will be able to purchase and extended range of products from local producers in the Taste of Local area in store.
Since taking ownership of the store, 32 years ago, Liam Ryan has supported many local charities, community groups, local schools and sporting teams including; St Finbarr’s GAA, Togher Tidy Towns, Cork City Childrens Hospital Club, Togher Boxing Club, and Marymount Hospice to name a few.
As part of the investment, Ryan’s SuperValu has incorporated a number of sustainability upgrades to enhance the store’s efficiency. These include the installation of solar panels, the introduction of LED lighting throughout the store, as well as the installation of energy-efficient refrigeration doors. It is envisaged that these measures will lead to a 60% reduction in energy consumption across the premises by the of 2023.
“The new state-of-the-art store will be a shining example of the best that SuperValu has to offer and has been designed to be as environmentally friendly as possible,” said store owner, Liam Ryan.
“We can’t wait to bring our new offering to the people of Togher and are extremely grateful to all our loyal customers who continue to support us in the local community. We look forward to seeing them in store again soon,” Ryan added.