Primrose expansion sees business bloom in city centre

Primrose expansion sees business bloom in city centre

A Derry couple whose appetite for culinary success breathed new life into an empty city centre property with the opening of one of the city’s signature restaurants, say they have been overwhelmed by the response from local and visiting foodies. Melanie and Ciaran Breslin, owners of Primrose, transformed a 6,000sq.ft.... View Article

20 new jobs created with opening of new café and restaurant in Custom House Square

20 new jobs created with opening of new café and restaurant in Custom House Square

Twenty new jobs have been created through the opening of a new café and restaurant at Custom House Square in Belfast city centre. Café on the Square, a high-end café and restaurant, is located on the ground floor commercial unit of the Custom House Square Residence Development, which comprises eight... View Article

New bar restaurant at Belfast City Airport promises an ‘artisan’ experience

New bar restaurant at Belfast City Airport promises an ‘artisan’ experience

Works are nearly complete on the new 280 sq. m. bar restaurant set to open at George Best Belfast City Airport as part of its £15m investment aimed at enhancing the customer experience. The new bar restaurant, The Artisan, will hero produce from a number of Northern Irish suppliers, allowing... View Article

Musgrave MarketPlace celebrates 25 years in the North West

Musgrave MarketPlace celebrates 25 years in the North West

Wholesale business, Musgrave MarketPlace, based in Derry~Londonderry, is celebrating 25 years of doing business in the North West.  Forty people are employed on the site which has operated from the Pennyburn Industrial Estate since 1993 and over the years has increased in size. Emir Sheppard, General Manager, Musgrave MarketPlace, said:... View Article

Deanes EIPIC wins Michelin Star

Deanes EIPIC wins Michelin Star

Double delight for team Deanes with the publication of the Michelin Guide for Great Britain & Ireland 2019.  Deanes EIPIC has retained its Michelin Star and Deanes At Queens has once again been awarded a Michelin Bib Gourmand. It’s the fourth year in a row that EIPIC, based in Deanes... View Article

The heat is on to find Ulster’s top young chefs

The heat is on to find Ulster’s top young chefs

Mount Charles, Ireland’s leading support service organisation has partnered with SuperValu to launch the third, annual Big School Cook Off Competition. Run in association with the Irish News and supported by Business in the Community, The Mount Charles Big School Cook Off in partnership with SuperValu, is open to all... View Article

Five Guys and Nando’s to open at Rushmere next week

Five Guys and Nando’s to open at Rushmere next week

Barak Obama’s favourite burger chain Five Guys and Afro-Portuguese inspired chicken chain Nando’s will officially open their two new restaurants at Rushmere Shopping Centre in Craigavon next week, promising an exciting new hospitality experience for thousands of visitors. Part of a £2 million investment by Rushmere, the two restaurants, which... View Article

Balloo Inns owners crowned Hospitality Heroes at prestigious Georgina Campbell Awards

Balloo Inns owners crowned Hospitality Heroes at prestigious Georgina Campbell Awards

Amongst the very best in Irish hospitality, the owners of the Balloo Inns Group in County Down were singled out for their remarkable contribution to the industry and awarded one of the most prestigious awards at the Georgina Campbell Awards 2019 in Dublin yesterday. Ronan and Jennie Sweeney were presented... View Article

One Third of NI workplaces have their Christmas party booked by…September!

One Third of NI workplaces have their Christmas party booked by…September!

Key findings: 80% say their company will have a Christmas party this year Almost one third (31%) say their office Christmas party is booked by September 37% of companies will cover the entire cost of the Christmas party One third (33%) pay for their own party 45% spend up to... View Article

Henderson Foodservice now ‘heading for a £115m turnover’

Henderson Foodservice now ‘heading for a £115m turnover’

Marking 50 years in business last year, Henderson Foodservice now has more than 420 staff between Northern Ireland and the Republic. Just this summer, the company, which is part of the Henderson Group – a business which came in at the number six spot in the Ulster Business Top 100 Northern Ireland... View Article