Invest NI CEO congratulates Irwin’s Bakery

Invest NI CEO congratulates Irwin’s Bakery

Invest Northern Ireland Chief Executive Alastair Hamilton has congratulated Tayto Group and Irwin’s Bakery on securing new orders in China. The Co Armagh businesses are among 11 local companies recently visiting and exhibiting at Food Hotel China, an event exclusively aimed at imported food, drink and hospitality supplies for the... View Article

French grocery chain snaps up local granola brand

French grocery chain snaps up local granola brand

Just Live a Little, the Northern Irish producer of premium and healthy breakfast and snack foods, has won its first business in France. The company, based at Portaferry in county Down, is now supplying its luxury, handcrafted breakfast granolas to 50 Franprix stores across France in a new export deal... View Article

New boxed products from specialist in relishes

New boxed products from specialist in relishes

Passion Preserved, an award-winning local producer of savoury jellies, preserves, relishes and chutneys, has created a range of boxes for convenience home catering. The company, which is owned by Claire Kelly and is based near Lisburn, has grouped its extensive range of products into boxes for existing and new customers... View Article

Boran-Mopack invests £2.4m to drive exports

Boran-Mopack invests £2.4m to drive exports

Boran-Mopack has invested £2.4m and created 10 new jobs in Strabane to position the business for further export growth. The Tyrone-based company manufactures and supplies packaging to a broad range of sectors and is aiming to double its exports over the next two years. Invest Northern Ireland offered Boran-Mopack £250,000... View Article

Bell welcomes export ambition of Linden Foods

Bell welcomes export ambition of Linden Foods

Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Jonathan Bell has welcomed the export ambition of Linden Foods during a visit to its Tyrone headquarters. Owned by Fane Valley Group, the award winning meat processor is planning to expand into new markets and double export sales with its new premium brand of Turf... View Article

BELL LAUNCHES YEAR OF FOOD IN BIG APPLE

BELL LAUNCHES YEAR OF FOOD IN BIG APPLE

They may be more used to bagels, but New Yorkers are being encouraged to try some wheaten, soda or potato bread instead. The call came from Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Jonathan Bell as he launched the NI Year of Food and Drink 2016 in the city. Jonathan Bell said:... View Article