Fuel your Summer the Healthy Way with SPAR Better Choices  

Soccer Star and SPAR Ambassador Seamus Coleman launches new SPAR Better Choices summer recipes Republic of Ireland football captain Seamus Coleman returns in his role as a SPAR ambassador for Better Choices, a healthy eating initiative aimed at encouraging healthier choices on-the-go, and at home, with SPAR. Today, Seamus launches SPAR’s new Better Choices summer [...]

2018-06-20T16:43:05+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Business News, Uncategorized|

Keith Andrews and Megan Campbell launch 2018 SPAR FAI Primary School 5s Programme

Former Republic of Ireland International Keith Andrews and current Republic of Ireland Women’s International Megan Campbell were on hand today to launch the SPAR FAI Primary School 5s Programme with a pop up training session at Keith’s former primary school, Scoil Mhuire CBS, Dublin. The five-a-side school blitzes are open to boys and girls from [...]

2018-02-09T15:14:21+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Business News, Responsibility, Uncategorized|

SPAR invests over €1 million in new SPAR Better Choices Advertising Campaign starring Seamus Coleman and Claudine Keane

Leo Crawford, CEO BWG Group (owners and operators of the SPAR brand in Ireland ) and Willie O’Byrne, Managing Director, BWG Foods with SPAR Better Choices ambassadors Claudine Keane and Seamus Coleman. SPAR has made an investment of over €1 million in a new advertising campaign to showcase its healthy eating initiative, SPAR Better Choices. [...]

2017-07-03T16:00:40+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Business News, Uncategorized|

Irish Hospice Foundation announced as MACE’s New Charity Partner

    Community store network sets fundraising target of €100,000    Partnership kicks off with Halloween fundraising drive The Irish Hospice Foundation was today officially named as MACE’s new charity partner for 2014/2015, in which the retailer has set out to raise €100,000 for the Irish charity. The partnership will focus specifically on fundraising for the [...]

2017-07-03T16:03:16+00:00 October 17th, 2015|Business News, Responsibility, Uncategorized|

BWG Foods Retailers Sweep the Board at the National ShelfLife Convenience Store Awards 2014

SPAR Express Junction 14, Mayfield, Monasterevin, Co. Kildare, has been named as Ireland’s top convenience store by industry magazine ShelfLife at an awards ceremony in Dublin recently. SPAR Express Junction 14, Mayfield won the Supreme National Convenience Store of the Year Award 2014 and the Forecourt Retailer of the Year Award 2014. The store, which [...]

2017-06-26T11:44:50+00:00 May 17th, 2015|Business News, Innovation & Awards, Uncategorized|

MACE to Begin Rolling out New Concept Store in 2015 including at 14 New Stores

First new look MACE Store launched in Fee’s MACE Blackrock, Dundalk Leading neighbourhood and forecourt retailer MACE has launched a new concept store to be rolled out in 2015 as part of its ongoing store investment programme, which also includes upgrades and refits. The new look store, revealed today at Fee’s MACE Blackrock in Dundalk, [...]

2017-07-03T15:43:57+00:00 May 17th, 2015|Business News, Uncategorized|

Over 6,000 People Expected to Join SPAR and Ray for 5k in five locations across Ireland

Over 6,000 people are expected to Join SPAR and Ray D’Arcy for 5K in five locations across Ireland. Now in its fourth year, the Join SPAR and Ray for 5K series of lunchtime runs, in association with Athletics Ireland, will take place in Letterkenny, Athlone, Limerick, Cork and Dublin’s Phoenix Park between 15th and 19th [...]

2017-07-07T14:06:42+00:00 May 17th, 2015|Business News, Uncategorized|

BWG Foods Appoints Sean Dennison as Head of IT

Leading Irish wholesale and retail company BWG Foods has appointed Sean Dennison to the position of Head of IT, where he will be responsible for the company’s Information Systems and Information Technology. Sean holds a degree in Engineering and a Masters in Management of Information Systems from Trinity College, Dublin. He has over 25 years’ [...]

2017-07-07T14:06:34+00:00 May 17th, 2015|Business News, Uncategorized|

EUROSPAR Launches Free Wine Wizard App to help Customers become Connoisseurs

Ireland’s supereasy supermarket group, EUROSPAR, is helping its customers to become wine connoisseurs at the touch of a download, with the launch of its bespoke new Wine Wizard app for iPhone and iPad. The free to download app is designed to take the hard work out of wine selection by providing helpful information on things [...]

2017-07-07T14:06:26+00:00 May 17th, 2015|Business News, Uncategorized|

Value Centre Drogheda Wins National Award

Local Cash & Carry honoured at national Shelflife Grocery Retail Awards in Management (GRAM) awards  Keith Lane of Value Centre Drogheda won a sought after GRAM Award at the recent Shelflife awards ceremony, where he was named ‘Cash & Carry Manager of the Year 2014’. The Shelflife GRAM awards are the only awards in the [...]

2017-07-03T15:51:48+00:00 May 17th, 2015|Business News, Uncategorized|