Profiles

  • Keeping the creativity flowing at Established

    Established Café came to Talbot Street in Belfast with a bang in 2013, offering state of the art coffee and stylish surroundings in the Cathedral...

  • Tradition always sells in NI bakeries

    Ann’s pantry was established in 1967 by Sean and Ann Agnew. Later, Helen and her brother took over and continued the reputation of high quality...

  • The Knead for success

    Knead Bakery owner Graeme Niblock tells Neighbourhood Retailer what it really means to run a family-owned business at the heart of the local community For...

  • Baking up a storm in Coalisland

    Newell Stores Coalisland took home Bakery of the Year and highly commended in the Community Store of the Year category at the 2018 Neighbourhood Retailer...

  • Planning for 2019 with Todays

    With plans for further expansion in 2019, Retailers Darren and Karen Craig are already looking at ways to capitalise on the growth that their Todays...

  • Celebrating a deli good centenary

    Neighbourhood Retailer catches up with 2018’s Deli of the Year winner, James Cunningham as Cunningham Butchers & Food Hall prepares to enter its 100th year....

  • Hat trick for Milestone NisaExtra Rathfriland

    Neighbourhood Retailer meets Milestone NisaExtra Rathfriland store owner Tom McAvoy and manager Noel Hadden to find out what makes this County Down store a winning...

  • Making history in Dungannon

    A brand new Emo forecourt lights the way in County Tyrone. Dungannon’s newest service station opened in September 2018 on the Eglish Road complete with...

  • Fingers in many pies

    John Carnduff tells Neighbourhood Retailer how the key to succeeding in butchery is to cement your business with constant innovation. H&J Carnduff butchers, making up...

  • The future has arrived in Newmills

    Owner of Mace Newmills, Arlene McFarland explains how the Mace ‘Store of the Future’ concept has transformed the community in this small rural town. When...

  • A fresh future for Mace Toomebridge

    From a small filling station to a ‘Store of the Future’, owner of Mace Toomebridge, Frank Boyd tells Neighbourhood Retailer what a journey it has...

  • Making the competition green with envy

    Centra Waterloo Place has brought the first Green Kitchen to Northern Ireland, Neighbourhood Retailer finds out more. In a city as animated as Derry/Londonderry, the...

  • Fresh is best at Trainor Bros Spar Poyntzpass

    David Lavery, store manager at Trainor Bros Spar Poyntzpass tells NR why fresh is an essential part of the modern convenience store. “Fresh food is...

  • A room with a view

    Harrisons of Greyabbey has recently added a new function room showing that innovation is the key to success. Cited as one of the most beautiful...

  • A classic go-to

    Neighbourhood Retailer catches up with Jonathan McCullagh, owner of McCullagh’s Classic Service Station to find out how the site is performing after its spectacular redesign....

  • Planting roots in Holywood

    Ferguson Flower returns to Holywood with a new coffee element. Neighbourhood Retailer goes along to find out more. When Neighbourhood Retailer meets Michael Ferguson, owner...