Dale Farm picks up 36 awards at International Cheese Show

Dale Farm picks up 36 awards at International Cheese Show

Dale Farm has again been recognised for its world-class products, picking up a total of 36 awards at the recent International Cheese Show in Nantwich, Cheshire. Dale Farm’s cheese, in addition to cottage cheese, quark and yogurt, was recognised with the co-operative receiving an impressive array of accolades including 11... View Article

Speciality Food Fair returns to Moira Demesne this August

Speciality Food Fair returns to Moira Demesne this August

Presented by Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council and taking place from 15th–18th August, the first Moira Food & Drink Festival will feature the ever-popular Speciality Food Fair as it returns to Moira Demesne in a new two-day format on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th August. Moira Food & Drink Festival... View Article

Fentimans launches a new light range of soft drinks

Fentimans launches a new light range of soft drinks

Fentimans, the botanical drinks maker is launching a new light soft drinks range, to better meet the needs of a growing audience seeking reduced calories in premium soft drinks. A recent Fentimans Market report indicates that two thirds (65%) of British consumers are now proactively trying to lead a healthier... View Article

KP Snacks sends Pom-Bear back to school with £2.3 million

KP Snacks sends Pom-Bear back to school with £2.3 million

KP Snacks has announced that it is continuing to drive family-favourite brand, POM-BEAR this year with a £2.3 million media campaign. With increased investment year-on-year, the support for the popular snack will centre on the core Back to School period.  Launching on August 1, the campaign builds on the success... View Article

Milestone year ahead as IFEX celebrates 25th expo in NI

Milestone year ahead as IFEX celebrates 25th expo in NI

IFEX 2020 will be home to thousands of visitors, hundreds of exhibitors and Northern Ireland’s hottest culinarians, as the event returns to the Titanic Exhibition Centre, Belfast, celebrating its 25th anniversary, since the biennial expo first opened its doors in 1970. Taking place over March 24-26, 200-plus companies from across... View Article

Dale Farm launches new Dromona Cracker convenience product

Dale Farm launches new Dromona Cracker convenience product

Dale Farm has boosted its cheese range with the addition of cheddar cheese in a new distinctive rectangular format, Dromona Cracker. Designed to fit perfectly on a cracker, Dromona Cracker was created to suit consumers’ busy lifestyles and increasing demands for convenience. “At Dale Farm, we are dedicated to crafting... View Article

Hillsborough Farmers’ Market returning on July 27

Hillsborough Farmers’ Market returning on July 27

Hosted by Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council, the next Hillsborough Farmers’ Market is set to be held on Saturday, July 27 from 10am-3pm at the Dark Walk, Hillsborough Fort. This month’s market will once again offer marketgoers an abundance of fresh, artisan foods and home-grown favourites, including speciality rare-breed meats,... View Article

Dale Farm delivers double-digit profit growth and a leading milk price

Dale Farm delivers double-digit profit growth and a leading milk price

Dale Farm, the largest UK farmer-owned dairy cooperative, has announced significant increases in profit, return on capital employed (ROCE) and turnover as part of its financial results for the year ending March 2019. Group operating profit is up 18% to £14.3m, profit before tax up 19% to £12m, with EBITDA... View Article

Musgrave Marketplace Pennyburn undergoes a £1m upgrade

Musgrave Marketplace Pennyburn undergoes a £1m upgrade

Musgrave MarketPlace, a leading wholesale supplier to foodservice, retail and SME businesses, has announced a £1m investment to transform its Pennyburn branch in Derry~Londonderry into a state-of-the-art food emporium. The upgrade forms part of a £11.4m investment to date in the Musgrave MarketPlace brand over the last four years as... View Article

Tayto thrills with launch of The Big Yella ride

Tayto thrills with launch of The Big Yella ride

Tayto is set to thrill NI adventure-seekers with the unveiling of The Big Yella slide as the latest high adrenaline outdoor activity at Todd’s Leap in Dungannon. The 180-foot-long, four-person slide will see thrill-seekers reach speeds of up to 40 mph as they descend the bright yellow slide and land... View Article