August 20, 2019  |  Your latest trade news

C-Store Awards 2019 - entries now open!

News | Does your store have what takes to be the best of the best?

The ShelfLife National C-Store Awards will take place in the Citywest Hotel, Dublin on 27 November, and ...

Valeo in talks to purchase Kettle Chips brand

News | Move is the latest in snacking giant's multi-year expansion operation

US giant Hershey takes minority stake in Fulfil

News | With Fulfil doubling turnover every year since its inception in 2016, US giant Hershey has now come on board to expand its growth across Europe and Austalia.

SuperValu launches industry-first compostable, reusable shopping bags

News | Retailer is "on a mission to change the world one bag at a time"

Gone are the trays: Aldi bans black plastic trays from fruit and veg

News | Pledge on plastics: Aldi commits to 25% reduction in plastic packaging

Keelings eliminates black plastic across entire product range

News | Non-recyclable material part of ongoing move towards sustainability

Graham Norton back on a winner with Irish gin range

Brand Central | Broadcaster's gin line honoured at Gin Masters 2019 competition in London

One in five restaurants likely to close if no-deal Brexit goes ahead, says RAI

News | Restaurants Association of Ireland says 9% VAT rate is critical to restaurant survival

One4all donates €39,000 to CHI at Crumlin

News | Campaign has raised over €140,000 to date for the CMRF Crumlin Giggle Fund

Marketing Bites

The week's events, announcements, initiatives and more

Graham Norton on a winner with gin range

Graham Norton's Own gin has won two awards at the Gin Master 2019 competition in London

Ballygowan Activ+ made official GAA/GPA partner

Activ+, a new product from Ballygowan, has been announced as official fitness partner to the GAA and Gaelic Players Association

NFRN appoints new chief operating officer

The UK's retail representative body has appointed Greg Deacon as its new chief operating officer

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