Equipment supplier HANDTMANN makes its IFEX debut.

Equipment supplier HANDTMANN makes its IFEX debut.

Handtmann exhibits regularly on a worldwide basis, 2018 being the first time the company will be exhibiting at the Meat @ Ifex Exhibition in Belfast. Ireland has become a magnet for new technology in food production specifically with a view to increasing production volumes while maintaining high quality standards. Handtmann... View Article

Top Judge to present at Carson McDowell GDPR seminar

Top Judge to present at Carson McDowell GDPR seminar

One of Northern Ireland’s top judges is set to provide a rarely heard level of judicial insight ahead of the forthcoming implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) when he speaks at a seminar hosted by Carson McDowell on 15th February. Lord Justice Stephens, who is an expert in... View Article

Major research boost for Northern Ireland food industry

Major research boost for Northern Ireland food industry

 Food processing in Northern Ireland is set to benefit from a major investment to promote and assist transparency throughout the region’s most important manufacturing industry. Flagship research projects, which will drive the international reputation of Northern Ireland food, farming and research, have been awarded close to £2 million in a... View Article

GroceryAid publishes Fundraising Principles of Good Practice

GroceryAid publishes Fundraising Principles of Good Practice

New principles share best practice for charity events and activities organised by retailers Working closely with supporters, GroceryAid has drafted a code of practice describing what good looks like when retailers run an event on behalf of charities. The “GroceryAid Principles of Good Practice” has been completed with assistance from... View Article

Musgrave wins top business marketing award

Musgrave wins top business marketing award

Musgrave’s leading convenience retailers, SuperValu and Centra, have been recognised at the prestigious UTV Business Eye Awards by winning the Business Marketing Category for their evening meal solutions campaign. It was a successful night all-round as the company was shortlisted in two other categories, explained Desi Derby, Marketing Director, Musgrave:... View Article

Moy Park ‘Lines Out’ with Ulster Rugby

Moy Park ‘Lines Out’ with Ulster Rugby

Ireland’s number one poultry brand, Moy Park, has ‘teamed up’ with Ulster Rugby as its official poultry supplier for the 2017 / 2018 season. This is the third year of the company’s partnership with Ulster Rugby, which will see Moy Park provide the team with protein-rich chicken, as part of... View Article

Musgrave is the MarketPlace to be!

Musgrave is the MarketPlace to be!

Earlier this year, Musgrave MarketPlace, Northern Ireland’s leading wholesale supplier, announced a £1.1 million investment in the upgrade of its Belfast-based Duncrue branch.  The results of the 52,000 square foot store upgrade, which created 3 new jobs, were unveiled to hundreds of special guests, retail, foodservice and SME businesses this... View Article

Fiveways ‘Prepped’ for Sales Increase

Fiveways ‘Prepped’ for Sales Increase

THE newly re-branded range of sauces from Prep House, formerly known as Sauce Works, has contributed to a massive 37% sales increase for Fiveways Supermarket in Newry. As one of the company’s first-customers several years ago, Prep House chose Fiveways as its first customer to receive the newly re-branded range... View Article

Danske Bank getting warmed up for the Winter Fair

Danske Bank getting warmed up for the Winter Fair

Danske Bank has announced that it will be the chief sponsor of dairy industry celebration the Royal Ulster Winter Fair for the 32nd year in a row. And the bank said the event on December 14 at the Eikon Exhibition Centre at Balmoral Park, Lisburn would take place at a time of renewed opportunities... View Article

Shop at SuperValu, Centra or Mace? Customers told to check their bank statements

Shop at SuperValu, Centra or Mace? Customers told to check their bank statements

Customers of SuperValu, Centra and Mace have been advised to review their bank statements following a cyber attack. Retail group Musgrave, the parent company of the three outlets, has said that this should be taken as a precautionary measure. The cyber attack against customers of the stores has seen malicious software attempt to... View Article