Newry business in the running for top supplier award

Posted by
info@newrytimes.com
Friday, May 8th, 2015
Business, Community
A Newry sandwich manufacturer has been shortlisted in the Henderson Wholesale’s Local Supplier of the Year awards, the winners of which will be awarded at the Balmoral Show this month. aroundnoonAround Noon is a finalist in the awards which are run by Henderson Wholesale, owners of the SPAR and EUROSPAR franchises in Northern Ireland, to mark the excellent produce, practices and ranges of the companies it works with. The judging panel of the Local Supplier of the Year awards, which met this week, included Professor Chris Elliott, Professor of Food Safety and Director of the Institute for Global Food Security at Queen’s University; Freda Magill, UFU Rural Affairs Committee Chairperson; UTV business editor Jamie Delargy and agriculture journalist Richard Wright. This year entries were made across five categories from suppliers of all sizes and types and across Northern Ireland. Around Noon is shortlisted in the Brand Innovation Award category. The company, based at Greenbank Industrial Estate in Newry, employs 125 and supplies Henderson Wholesale with pre-packed sandwiches and snacks. Neal Kelly, Henderson Wholesale’s Fresh Food Director, said: “The Balmoral Show is one of the most important events for the agri-community in Northern Ireland each year and, for us, it’s a great time to show our support for local farmers and suppliers and to highlight our focus on bringing the best fresh, local, traceable food to our shoppers.”

Would you like to advertise your business on Newry Times and reach thousands of people every day? Contact the Newry Times office on 028 4062 6520 or email Paul: editor@newrytimes.com

Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

-->

This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing editor@newrytimes.com

Log in