Newry food-to-go firm grows yoghurt sales by 200%

Newry food-to-go firm grows yoghurt sales by 200%

An NI-based food-to-go firm has grown its yoghurt sales by 200 per cent in a year, after forming a partnership with Clandeboye Estate. Around Noon, which is headquartered in Newry, entered into a partnership with north Down-based Clandeboye Estate late in 2017 to produce yoghurt for its growing range of... View Article

100 reasons to be Frank and Honest

100 reasons to be Frank and Honest

SuperValu, Centra and Mace are celebrating following the opening of the 100th Frank and Honest site in Northern Ireland, following a £2.25m investment over the last two years. The first Frank and Honest machine was installed in Northern Ireland in 2016 and since then the gourmet coffee has become the... View Article

Supervalu and Centra to stock NI’S first ever 100% homemade Rum

Supervalu and Centra to stock NI’S first ever 100% homemade Rum

New figures published by the Wine and Spirit Trade Association have shown that annual sales of rum in the UK have topped £1billion for the first time, now ranking it alongside whisky and gin as one of the nation’s favourite tipples.  Northern Ireland convenience retailers, SuperValu and Centra, owned by... View Article

Energy drink hits the road to give NI retailers a Boost

Energy drink hits the road to give NI retailers a Boost

BOOST Energy drink is hitting the road next week to celebrate 15 years in Northern Ireland with local independent retailers. Since Boost first hit the shelves here in 2003, it has enjoyed phenomenal success in the local market which is reflected by the fact that the brand, incredibly, now occupies... View Article

Boost hosts successful demo day for independent retailers

Boost hosts successful demo day for independent retailers

BOOST Energy drink yesterday held an exclusive demonstration day at Musgraves, Belfast for independent retailers across Northern Ireland. To celebrate 15 years in Northern Ireland, Boost treated its local retailers to trading advice, product samples and special ‘one day only’ prices. The Boost team were also on hand to offer... View Article

Dale Farm continues to support ‘The cream of the crop’ with sponsorship announcement of Queens Sport

Dale Farm continues to support ‘The cream of the crop’ with sponsorship announcement of Queens Sport

Dale Farm Protein Milk has become the proud sponsor of the Elite Athlete Programme and leading Queen’s GAA teams, as well as the official dairy supplier to Queen’s Sport. Along with the provision of funding, the sponsorship will see the company supply GAA Squads and athletes with Dale Farm Protein... View Article

Diageo brings a taste of ‘Rockshore’ to Tesco Taste Festival 2018

Diageo brings a taste of ‘Rockshore’ to Tesco Taste Festival 2018

Exciting new Irish lager ‘Rockshore’ was the star of the show on Diageo’s stand at this year’s Tesco Taste Festival 2018. From the brewers at St. James’s Gate, Rockshore is a light and refreshing tasting lager.  Visitors to the event had the chance to sample Rockshore Irish lager for themselves... View Article

Investment sees Cloughbane Farm expand into new markets

Investment sees Cloughbane Farm expand into new markets

Following an investment of over £200,000, Tyrone based Cloughbane Farm has launched a new range of convenience meals for the children’s market. ‘Cloughbane Little Farm’ is a selection of healthy and convenient ready-meals, created for children aged 1 – 6 years. Made from quality, locally sourced ingredients, the new range... View Article

Carl ‘tuk’ to the streets for Harp’s new look

Carl ‘tuk’ to the streets for Harp’s new look

Boxing hero Carl Frampton rolled into Belfast city centre in Harp’s eye-catching ‘Wee Wheels’ Tuk Tuk to celebrate the launch of the lager’s class new look. Fresh from his recent victory at Windsor Park, Frampton posed for selfies and chatted happily to fans before offering a taste of Harp to... View Article

A Taste of local

A Taste of local

Tess O’Neill (centre), Commercial Manager at Tesco Northern Ireland, joins local food and drink producers, (L-R) William Gilpin from Gilfresh, Jamie Thompson from Punjana Ltd, Tracy Hamilton from Mash Direct, and Bryan Boggs from Clandeboye Estate, all of whom will take part in Tesco’s flagship food and drink event, Taste... View Article