Michael Conlan helps supermarkets deliver knock out value for 2018

Michael Conlan helps supermarkets deliver knock out value for 2018

Michael Conlan is pictured helping EUROSPAR and ViVOXTRA supermarkets deliver knock out prices with a new promotion focusing on value, kicking off in January.  Henderson Group, owners of EUROSPAR and ViVOXTRA brands in Northern Ireland, has enlisted the former Amateur Commonwealth, European and World boxing champ and Olympic medallist to... View Article

Co-op and Costcutter supermarkets group announce wholesale agreement

Co-op and Costcutter supermarkets group announce wholesale agreement

Following the recent announcement concerning Palmer and Harvey (P&H), The Co-op and Costcutter Supermarkets Group (CSG) have today (November 29th) confirmed that an agreement has already been signed that will see Co-op become the exclusive wholesale supplier to CSG which operates the 2,200 Costcutter, Mace, Simply Fresh, Supershop and kwiksave convenience stores from Spring 2018. The deal will... View Article

Family business to close doors for final time after 200 years

Family business to close doors for final time after 200 years

A Cushendall family business which can trace its roots back to the late 1700s is set to close its doors for the final time on Friday 1 December. McAlister’s Supermarket, which traded under the Mace group, is one of the oldest family-run businesses in Northern Ireland, and has been based... View Article

Asda launches foot-long chocolate éclair

Asda launches foot-long chocolate éclair

The colossal choux pastry creation lands just in time for Christmas Inspired by an emerging trend spotted in the crème de la crème of Parisian patisseries The decadent dessert is the ultimate showstopping centrepiece for only £5 Christmas just got choux-persized with Asda’s NEW Foot-Long Chocolate Éclair – the ultimate... View Article

Musgrave invests £17m in local own brand range

Musgrave invests £17m in local own brand range

Earlier this year, leading retailer Musgrave announced a £100 million commitment to the local food and drink industry, as well as a £10m investment into its store network, across Northern Ireland. To date, the company has spent £17m developing its own brand range, Fresh for You, which is available in... View Article

Whole latte coffee – Barista Bar becomes region’s foremost retail coffee brand

Whole latte coffee – Barista Bar becomes region’s foremost retail coffee brand

Northern Ireland’s leading coffee brand, Barista Bar, continues to grow rapidly and is on track to have 330 sites by Christmas, making it the region’s foremost retail coffee brand. Barista Bar is owned by Henderson Foodservice and is sold exclusively across the SPAR, EUROSPAR and ViVo store network in Northern... View Article

SPAR & EUROSPAR aim for festive charity feat

SPAR & EUROSPAR aim for festive charity feat

This festive season, SPAR and EUROSPAR stores in Northern Ireland are donating 10p from the sale of all products in the Christmas dailyDeli range to respective charity partners Marie Curie and Cancer Fund for Children. These products were first showcased at the Henderson Group Christmas conference, held in the Armagh... View Article

Centra and Supervalu joinf forces to raise funds for Action Cancer

Centra and Supervalu joinf forces to raise funds for Action Cancer

Halloween is almost upon us and as the nights get darker and colder, leading convenience retailers, Centra and SuperValu are planning to heat things up with a spook-tacular Fundraising Week from October 23 – 31, in aid of Action Cancer. Centra and SuperValu retailers will be doing lots of things... View Article

NI retailers bring back 12 deals of Christmas after 2016 success

NI retailers bring back 12 deals of Christmas after 2016 success

SPAR, EUROSPAR, ViVO, ViVOXTRA and ViVO Essentials retailers in Northern Ireland have kicked off the run up to Christmas with 12 Deals of Christmas, a weekly promotion that allows shoppers to stock up on festive essentials in a cost-effective way. The promotion was introduced to retailers by Henderson Wholesale in... View Article

Asda ‘calls in’ support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Asda ‘calls in’ support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Asda Community Champions from across Northern Ireland have ‘answered the call’ to support this year’s Asda Tickled Pink campaign, which will raise vital funds for Breast Cancer Care and Breast Cancer Now.  Through ‘Proud to be Pink’ fundraising activity in October, Asda will help to achieve improved care, support and... View Article