Centra Clogher unveils £2m refurbishment

Centra Clogher unveils £2m refurbishment

Convenience retailer Centra recently unveiled its newly revamped Clogher store to the public after a £2m refurbishment, adding 12 jobs at the site. The store is owned by local retailer John McDade, who also operates Centra Ballygawley. “At Centra, our focus is on redefining convenience – providing our shoppers with... View Article

Six local heroes awarded SuperStar status

Six local heroes awarded SuperStar status

Six inspiring individuals from across Northern Ireland were awarded SuperStar status in Belfast this week, with the return of the third annual SuperValu SuperStars Awards. The popular initiative recognises those who had gone beyond the call of duty to help people and communities in need. Almost 30 local heroes were... View Article

Musgrave MarketPlace predicts the festive favourites we’ll stock up on in Christmas 2019

Musgrave MarketPlace predicts the festive favourites we’ll stock up on in Christmas 2019

‘Tis the season to be merry and bright, and for lots of Irish people that involves stocking up on their favourite Christmas treats according to new figures released by Musgrave MarketPlace this morning. Ireland’s leading wholesale supplier to foodservice, retail and SMEs is predicting that this year sales of crisps,... View Article

SPAR NI appoints Head Chef to bring restaurant quality meals to supermarket aisles

SPAR NI appoints Head Chef to bring restaurant quality meals to supermarket aisles

Henderson Wholesale has purchased kitchen facilities and created 14 new jobs, including SPAR NI’s first in-house Head Chef, in a £500,000 investment. Chef Carl Johannesson, who has over 20 years’ experience including Executive Chef at the James Street South Group, leads the team of cooks who have designed and developed... View Article

First M&S store in Ireland to launch new-look foodhall … just in time for Christmas

First M&S store in Ireland to launch new-look foodhall … just in time for Christmas

Marks & Spencer Abbeycentre has today announced it will unveil its transformed Foodhall, showcasing a brand-new look and shopping experience for customers, just in time for Christmas. The M&S store is one of three in the UK and the first in Ireland to receive this revamp and doors to the... View Article

Henderson Group publishes first ever consumer magazine for Christmas

Henderson Group publishes first ever consumer magazine for Christmas

Henderson Group, the family run business which owns the SPAR, EUROSPAR and VIVO brands in Northern Ireland, has published its first consumer Christmas magazine. The magazine, titled ‘Festive InSPARation’ is a 100-page glossy magazine and the result of a £285,000 investment by the company to further communicate and connect with... View Article

Shoppers get set to bag a free Christmas shop as Lidl trolley dash returns

Shoppers get set to bag a free Christmas shop as Lidl trolley dash returns

Lidl Northern Ireland is gearing up to give away thousands of pounds worth of free shopping this December with the return of its major festive fundraiser for charity partner, NSPCC Northern Ireland. The ‘Lidl Trolley Dash’ gives customers the chance to take part in their very own supermarket sweep and... View Article

Charity Partnership is One in 3 Million

Charity Partnership is One in 3 Million

  In what is a ground-breaking achievement, SuperValu and Centra retailers have reached a landmark fundraising target of £3 million for Action Cancer – one of the largest amounts ever raised by a company for an individual charity in Northern Ireland. Thanks to the commitment of SuperValu and Centra retailers... View Article

Henderson Group launches festive deals for retailers

Henderson Group launches festive deals for retailers

SPAR, EUROSPAR, ViVO, ViVOXTRA and ViVO Essentials retailers in Northern Ireland are on festive song this month, as Henderson’s annual 12 Deals of Christmas initiative returns for its fourth year. This year, the retailer will serenade its shoppers with details of each deal over the course of 12 weeks with... View Article

Costcutter Supermarkets Group launches Scarily Good campaign

Costcutter Supermarkets Group launches Scarily Good campaign

Costcutter Supermarkets Group has launched a Scarily Good campaign in the run up to Halloween, which, as well as outstanding in-store activation and offers, will include an interactive outreach campaign on social media. Following the success of its Festival of Summer promotions, the campaign kicks off with a headline offer... View Article