Event Date: 7:30am, 5th July 2017
Ticket Price: €10
This breakfast morning will allow participants the opportunity to hear from three speciality retailers and learn how best to increase your chance of success in supplying these businesses on an ongoing basis.
Michael Savage JC Savage Supermarket
JC’s is an iconic independent supermarket based in Swords. It is a fourth generation business and provides consumers from Fingal County with a wide range of grocery items including a strong emphasize on Dublin produced product. Managing Director Michael Savage will bring this story to life.
Greg Grouse Fresh Supermarkets
Fresh Supermarkets have 5 outlets throughout Dublin and have a strong emphasize on supporting speciality food producers. During his session, Greg will provide an overview of the business and some tips on how best to do business with the group.
Peter Farrell The Happy Pear
Nationally and internationally famous for its focus on health, The Happy Pear has just opened its second café and retail outlet in Clondalkin. The business offers producers an opportunity within its retail shops and also the possibility to supply its kitchens. Speaker Peter Farrell will provide an overview of the company’s growth plans and supply opportunities
This event is being led by LEO Fingal and will be hosted in xxxxx
The Agenda is as follows:
07.30 – 08.00 Tea/Coffee and networking
08.00 – 08.10 Welcome from Fingal County Council/LEO
08.10 – 08.30 Michael Savage, JC Savage Supermarket
08.30 - 08.50 Greg Grouse, Fresh Supermarket
08.50 – 09.10 Peter Farrell, The Happy Pear
09.10 – 09.30 Q&A
This event is open to anyone within the Dublin food sector.
Dublin Food Chain is a collaborative initiative of Local Enterprise Offices in the Dublin area. The Dublin Food Chain is part of an ongoing effort to harness the power of the 'collective', in order to ensure that Co. Dublin's unique food heritage benefits from the attention it deserves.