Offaly company celebrates exports to Tesco Stores outside Ireland

A special lunch was held recently in Dublin to celebrate the growth of Irish food exports to Tesco internationally.

A special lunch was held recently in Dublin to celebrate the growth of Irish food exports to Tesco internationally.

Among those in attendance was Vincent Cleary, Managing Director, Glenisk Organic Dairy, based in Killeigh.

The event featured an address from Eamon Gilmore TD, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs & Trade. An independent report by Indecon has found Irish suppliers annually export a total of €705.8 million of Irish-produced goods to the Tesco group internationally, which is 9% of the total food exports from Ireland.