June 14, 2022  |  Your latest trade news

Ray Coyle: A special kind of genius

People | The founder of Largo Foods and Tayto Park, Ray Coyle, died peacefully on Wednesday, 8 June 2022, surrounded by his wife Roz and children Natalya and Charles. Here, we pay tribute to the man who has left a lasting legacy of helping countless others to succeed

“It takes a special kind of genius, vision, and determination to create a white-knuckle ride theme park in Co. Meath, name it after a crisp, and attract...

Grocery Management Awards 2022 – shortlist announced

News | The awards ceremony, along with gala dinner, will take place in the Royal Marine Hotel in Dublin

Eight enforcement orders served on food businesses in May

News | Pygmalion in Dublin is among the seven recipients of closure order for breaches of food safety legislation

Nationwide consumer spending showed strong rebound in May

News | May was a more positive spending month nationwide, following on from April when only Longford displayed a spending increase

Kepak Group appoints Orla Coughlan to its Board

People | Coughlan has worked at executive level in Europe, US and Asia with business leaders in multi-cultural and global markets for over 25 years

Global spirits companies gather in Dublin to discuss future of the industry

Off-trade | Event will see global sector leaders meet to discuss relevant issues impacting the sector and plan how to address them

Purina launches first ‘designed to be recyclable’ pouch ranges in Ireland

Brand Central | Shift for Gourmet Mon Petit and Felix Soup ranges builds on Purina’s promise to introduce reusable or recyclable packaging by 2025

BWG Foodservice to sponsor Chef of the Year award

Brand Central | Irish Restaurant Awards look forward to celebrating the best of hospitality now that the sector has reopened

Kellie Harrington visits Ireland’s most deserving groups as part of Spar’s Community Road Trip

Brand Central | Five organisations spread across Connacht, Munster and Leinster each received €2,000 in funding

Asda workers meet to discuss wage errors

News | Every worker deserves to be paid properly for the hours they have worked, says GMB Union

War and inflation top worries in BOI Savings & Investment survey

News | Investor confidence drops as markets fall back, while Covid-19 has dropped rapidly from the list of top concerns

BBQ season hits Tesco with the launch of the Fire Pit range

News | The range is back in select Tesco stores to get customers excited about dining outdoors again

UK exports to the EU break new record as NI Protocol bill jeopardises relations

News | Exports to the EU rose by £1.2 billion over March and have now climbed for three consecutive months

Standing proud: Barefoot launches striking new rainbow label

A proud ally of the LGBTQ+ community since 1988, Barefoot Wine is committed to accepting everyone exactly as they are

Gala Retail supports Starcamp children’s activity camps for second year

Irish convenience retailer will provide over €10,000 worth of prizes for participating children and their schools

Tralee school wins €10k biodiversity garden in Applegreen BioDive competition

Spa National School in Tralee, Co. Kerry, wins sticker competition

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