St George’s Market to showcase best of Taste the Island

St George’s Market to showcase best of Taste the Island

Tourism NI is partnering with Belfast City Council this autumn to offer an allocated stall to local food and drink producers to showcase their produce at St George’s Market Belfast, in support of the Taste the Island initiative. Every weekend until the end of November, different producers from across Northern... View Article

Ann’s Pantry lifts Best Irish Wheaten at World Bread Awards

Ann’s Pantry lifts Best Irish Wheaten at World Bread Awards

Irish Oven Wheaten (sugar free) made by John Agnew of Ann’s Pantry, Larne has triumphed in the Irish Wheaten Loaf category at the World Bread Awards. Stars of the bread-baking world gathered together at St John’s Church, Hyde Park, London on October 15 for the Tiptree World Bread Awards with... View Article

Boost Drinks enters the cola market

Boost Drinks enters the cola market

Demand for energy flavours in Northern Ireland, and the popularity of the Cola flavour, has driven leading drinks company Boost to launch an Energy Cola 250ml can variant exclusively to the local market. Market research highlights that consumer demand for energy flavours is growing by 27% YOY* and Cola is... View Article

Glenisk lines out with new official Irish Rugby trading cards

Glenisk lines out with new official Irish Rugby trading cards

Glenisk’s Official Irish Rugby Trading Cards – the only official Irish Rugby collectors’ cards – are back for a third season, as Irish Rugby kick off their campaign in Japan. The 2019-20 collection includes 74 new cards for kids to collect, trade and play, featuring both the current Irish Senior... View Article

Henderson Group launches festive deals for retailers

Henderson Group launches festive deals for retailers

SPAR, EUROSPAR, ViVO, ViVOXTRA and ViVO Essentials retailers in Northern Ireland are on festive song this month, as Henderson’s annual 12 Deals of Christmas initiative returns for its fourth year. This year, the retailer will serenade its shoppers with details of each deal over the course of 12 weeks with... View Article

Costcutter Supermarkets Group launches Scarily Good campaign

Costcutter Supermarkets Group launches Scarily Good campaign

Costcutter Supermarkets Group has launched a Scarily Good campaign in the run up to Halloween, which, as well as outstanding in-store activation and offers, will include an interactive outreach campaign on social media. Following the success of its Festival of Summer promotions, the campaign kicks off with a headline offer... View Article

Dundonald to host its first Halloween Harvest Market

Dundonald to host its first Halloween Harvest Market

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council has added a new market to its 2019 calendar of food and drink events to be hosted in the heart of Dundonald. The Halloween Harvest Market will set up within the square outside Cordners Spar on Comber Road and will run from 10am-2pm on Saturday,... View Article

Flahavan’s gets ‘Back to Porridge’ with Haptik Café

Flahavan’s gets ‘Back to Porridge’ with Haptik Café

To celebrate National Porridge Week, Flahavan’s Porridge partnered with Haptik Café in Newtownards to host an exclusive NI media and social media influencer brunch. With the aim of helping guests to get ‘Back to Porridge’ this winter, the event showcased Haptik’s signature porridge bowl, made using Flahavan’s distinctive and creamy... View Article

Final call: Put your best foot forward for Centra run together 10k finale

Final call: Put your best foot forward for Centra run together 10k finale

Centra is calling on runners, joggers and walkers to put their best foot forward and sign up for its brand new 10K Run Together event at Ormeau Park, Belfast on Sunday 20th October. The Ormeau Park event will act as a grand finale to the Centra Run Together series, which... View Article

Swift’s Eurospar Lisnaskea

Swift’s Eurospar Lisnaskea

Combining the personal touch of a local family business with the expertise of a global retail brand, the Henderson Group has proved an ideal partner for Swift’s EUROSPAR Lisnaskea. “They’ve given us really good support in terms of our business development on the ground,” says Stephen Swift, who also owns... View Article