All posts by Beth Clark

  • Top class culinary team join Primrose

    A former Irish Chef of the Year and one of Ireland’s top pastry chefs are to join Primrose as it prepares to open in new, expanded premises...

  • The winning formula

    Neighbourhood Retailer speaks to Gregory Cochrane from the multi award-winning EUROSPAR Knockchree. Flanked by the Mountains of Mourne, the sleepy fishing village of Kilkeel seems...

  • Moving forward with Todays

    Retailer Seamus McFadden has seen some major changes to the retail market during his time as a convenience retailer in Strabane. Seamus from Todays Local...

  • £30,000 boost for NI Children’s Hospice from RiverRidge

    THREE years of fundraising by RiverRidge has resulted in more than £30,000 being donated to the very worthy Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice. Northern Ireland Children’s...

  • Trade comment from John McNeill

    Regional operations director at The Co-operative Group tells Neighbourhood Retailer what 2018 has in store for the Co-op 2017 was a phenomenal year for the...

  • Manufacturing global success for Northern Ireland

    After a turbulent few years for the manufacturing industry, chief executive for Manufacturing NI, Stephen Kelly tells Neighbourhood Retailer the future is bright but warns...

  • Innovation at IFEX

    As the industry prepares for Northern Ireland’s premier food service trade expo, Neighbourhood Retailer catches up with IFEX’s salon culinaire director Sean Owens to find...

  • Small but mighty

    Neighbourhood Retailer catches up with Kelly’s Vivo Lissan after they were crowned Neighbourhood Store of the Year Category 1 at the recent Neighbourhood Retailer Awards...

  • Not just meat free millennials

    Neighbourhood Retailer speaks to business manager Ireland for Quorn Foods, Glenn McCracken on how their innovative range of alternative proteins is well placed to be...

  • Musgrave raises £2.6M for Action Cancer

    Musgrave and its brands, Centra and SuperValu, have been raising funds for Action Cancer since 2002 and to date they have raised a staggering £2.6...

  • Reduce, reuse, recycle, RiverRidge!

    NR speaks to Alan Sproule, strategic development manager of RiverRidge on what 2018 holds for NI’s largest independent waste management company. Acquired in 2011, RiverRidge...

  • Holding court at Creightons Blacks Road

    One of the city’s most iconic retailers, group manager Andrew Porter and Blacks Road manager Pauline Elliott talk us through the smallest yet mighty site Each...

  • Key trends for retail in 2018

    The Institute of Grocery Distribution has indentified the top five trends that retailers can expect to see over the following 12 months. The following predictions...

  • IGD market forecast

    The Institute of Grocery Distribution reveals to Neighbourhood Retailer key insights into the future of the grocery industry in 2018 and beyond. Educational and training...

  • Maxol is accelerating into 2018

    Huge investment over the past year has put Maxol in a strong position for 2018. CEO Brian Donaldson reveals to Neighbourhood Retailer how the brand...

  • Future proofing the business at The Henderson Group

    Paddy Doody champions the case for constant investment as The Henderson Group reveals its best store growth figures in a decade… From a group perspective,...

  • Moy Park is flying high for 2018

    Karen Kelso, director of business at Moy Park speaks to Neighbourhood Retailer about the top consumer trends for 2018 and how Moy Park can assist...

  • New Year, new Retail NI

    CEO of Retail NI, Glyn Roberts tells Neighbourhood Retailer what independent retailers have to look forward to in 2018. It has been an eventful year...

  • 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...

  • NI Chamber has said that 2018 must be the year of change and progress.

    Ellvena Graham, President of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry calls for the restoration of an executive to support local business. Caption: Pictured is Ellvena...

  • Retailers call for trading without borders

    It was announced December 8, that a breakthrough deal had finally been reached, allowing Brexit talks to move onto the future of trade. This announcement...