Two Henderson Group companies recognised as Investors in People

Two Henderson Group companies recognised as Investors in People

Henderson Group has announced that two of its companies have been awarded gold and standard accreditation against the Investors in People Standard. Henderson Retail and Henderson Group Property have both gained the Gold and Standard awards respectively, demonstrating their commitment to high performance through good people management. Henderson Retail, which... View Article

Willowbrook Foods strengthens roots in ROI

Willowbrook Foods strengthens roots in ROI

 Ireland’s largest bagged salad producer Willowbrook Foods has secured an additional €2.5m worth of business in the ROI market for 2018. The result of a targeted growth strategy in ROI, Willowbrook Foods has secured the additional business through both increasing sales with existing customers and winning new partnerships within the... View Article

Explore Jungle NI with Irwin’s Bakery

Explore Jungle NI with Irwin’s Bakery

Irwin’s Bakery is kick-starting the New Year by launching a new promotional partnership with The Jungle NI, based outside Magherafelt.  By collecting tokens on selected Softee packs (800g), the bakery’s soft white loaf, consumers will be able to claim free activities at Family Fun Days at The Jungle on selected... View Article

Linwoods Tastes Success at the SIAL Middle East Innovation Awards

Linwoods Tastes Success at the SIAL Middle East Innovation Awards

  Following a period of significant investment and growth, Northern Ireland’s leading health foods business, Linwoods, has confirmed its position as a world class producer, securing a Gold Award for Innovation at the SIAL Middle East Show in Abu Dhabi for its ‘Sprouted Flaxseed’ product. The SIAL Middle East Show... View Article

Major research boost for Northern Ireland food industry

Major research boost for Northern Ireland food industry

 Food processing in Northern Ireland is set to benefit from a major investment to promote and assist transparency throughout the region’s most important manufacturing industry. Flagship research projects, which will drive the international reputation of Northern Ireland food, farming and research, have been awarded close to £2 million in a... View Article

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

Irwin’s Bakery reaches £20,000 for Cancer Focus NI

Irwin’s Bakery reaches £20,000 for Cancer Focus NI

Irwin’s Bakery has presented Cancer Focus NI with a donation of £20,000 to mark the end of a busy year of fundraising activity. From pink Jammy Joey packaging during Breast Cancer Awareness Month to a sponsored cycle in memory of a colleague, Irwin’s support for the charity has not only... View Article

M&S raises £850,000 for Action Cancer

M&S raises £850,000 for Action Cancer

M&S employees across Northern Ireland have raised more than £850,000 for the region’s charity fundraising campaign in aid of Action Cancer’s counselling and therapeutic services. The partnership between M&S and Action Cancer, which is now in its seventh year, has seen M&S colleagues raise over £101,000 this summer alone. They... View Article

Industry’s brightest young talent to be recognised at Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards 2018 in memory of Lorraine Hall, one of NI’s most admired business leaders

Industry’s brightest young talent to be recognised at Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards 2018 in memory of Lorraine Hall, one of NI’s most admired business leaders

In 2018, Ulster Grocer will add a new category to its hotly contested awards programme, open to young marketing professionals under 30. The Lorraine Hall Young Marketeer Award, named in memoriam of industry leader, Lorraine Hall, who sadly passed away in 2017 after a short illness, has been launched to... View Article

Launching the 30th annual Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards 2018

Launching the 30th annual Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards 2018

Now in their 30th year, the Ulster Grocer Marketing Awards are an opportunity for companies within the Northern Ireland food sector to shine a light on their successes and achievements. An integral part of the annual GroceryAid Ulster Grocers’ Ball, the awards will take place at the Culloden Estate and... View Article