Forest Feast brings new kids’ range to market with Rory Best

Forest Feast brings new kids’ range to market with Rory Best

Forest Feast is celebrating the release of its first kids’ range Super Fruit Shapes, real fruit that has been smashed and slow baked into delicious fun shapes; the perfect on-the-go snack. “As a brand, we know that many kids struggle to get their five-a-day so we wanted to create an... View Article

Irish Quality Food and Drink Awards unveils shortlist

Irish Quality Food and Drink Awards unveils shortlist

A shortlist has been announced for the 2019 Irish Quality Food & Drink Awards, with winners set to be announced on October 24 at the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin. Shortlisted products made it through the rigour of a month-long judging process at the Limerick Institute of Technology. This was... View Article

Henderson collaborates with Gander app to reduce food waste

Henderson collaborates with Gander app to reduce food waste

Gander, a new mobile app laying claim as a global pioneer with its real-time display of reduced produce, has formed a partnership with Henderson Technology to offer the service across the group’s SPAR, EUROSPAR, ViVO and ViVOxtra brands in Northern Ireland. Aimed at helping grocery stores increase sales of reduced-to-clear,... View Article

Genesis Crafty investing in people & premises

Genesis Crafty investing in people & premises

Magherafelt bakery Genesis Crafty is investing over £750,000 in the business and recruiting 35 new staff members, a year after it was saved from administration by former Tayto boss Paul Allen. Currently producing a range of bread and cakes under its own brand and for many of the UK’s largest... View Article

SuperValu picks up 64 Great Taste awards

SuperValu picks up 64 Great Taste awards

Convenience retailer SuperValu has been awarded over 64 Great Taste awards for 2019; making it the top performing Irish food retailer at the world’s largest and most trusted food and drink awards. From condiments and sauces through to every day essentials, snacks and meals, SuperValu’s own brand ranges made a... View Article

Northern Ireland’s food and drink experiences to be savoured with new ‘Taste the Island’ initiative

Northern Ireland’s food and drink experiences to be savoured with new ‘Taste the Island’ initiative

Tourism NI today (15th August) unveiled an exciting new programme of food and drink experiences as part of ‘Taste the Island’ campaign. The special events, which will be held throughout September, October and November, are a celebration of Northern Ireland’s finest food and drink produce. ‘Taste the Island’ is a... View Article

Stars come out for Northern Ireland’s leading flour mill

Stars come out for Northern Ireland’s leading flour mill

Northern Ireland’s leading flour mill Neill’s Flour has achieved six stars across four products including the much coveted 3-star accolade at the Great Taste Awards 2019. The Great Taste, organised by the Guild of Fine Food, is the acknowledged benchmark for fine food and drink, and can be described as... View Article

Forest Feast launches new American-inspired trail mixes

Forest Feast launches new American-inspired trail mixes

Healthy snack brand Forest Feast has announced the launch of a specially crafted new range of Trail Mixes, to meet growing consumer demand for healthy products that provide a burst of energy to help you to get the most from life. The innovative range, inspired by the great taste of... View Article

Irish Black Butter lifts three gold stars at Great Taste

Irish Black Butter lifts three gold stars at Great Taste

Irish Black Butter, an innovative savoury/sweet spread with Armagh Bramley apples, has won the coveted three gold stars in this year’s Great Taste awards, the international competition organised by the UK Guild of Fine Food. The award puts Irish Black Butter, a Portrush-based artisan food business formed in 2017 by... View Article

Hannan Meats’ bacon named Best in Class at Charcuterie Awards

Hannan Meats’ bacon named Best in Class at Charcuterie Awards

Hannan Meats in Northern Ireland has won a series of accolades at the British Charcuterie Awards including Best in Class, gold, silver and bronze medals. The company, based in Moira, Co Down was named Best in Class for its air-dried streaky bacon. It also won gold for pastrami boneless short... View Article