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Growth of Craft Gin producer Copeland Spirits is gaining momentum
Mar 13, 2018
Sales of Copeland Gin are gaining momentum and the business is now investing in additional resources to help build its rapidly growing order book.
China Export Licences for Pork a Great Opportunity for Local Companies
Aug 14, 2017
Steve Harper, Executive Director, International Business said: “Today’s announcement that export licences have been granted for four Northern Ireland sites to export pork to China is a great conclusion to a long campaign..."
Northern Ireland’s Meat Producers Encouraged to Innovate
Jan 11, 2017
Innovation was the focus of a seminar attended by one hundred representatives from Northern Ireland’s red meat, pork, poultry and fish sectors attended a seminar in Cookstown this week.
Hamilton and Ross Highlight Quality of Northern Ireland’s Food & Drink
Sep 16, 2016
Northern Ireland’s reputation as a food-producing region is going from strength to strength.
Hannan Meats Congratulated on Supreme Great Taste Success
Sep 06, 2016
Economy Minister Simon Hamilton has congratulated The Meat Merchant, owned by Peter Hannan, on being named as the Supreme Champion in the final of the United Kingdom Great Taste Awards last night.
Linden Foods Display Export Ambition
Mar 01, 2016
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Jonathan Bell has welcomed the export ambition of Linden Foods during a visit to its Tyrone headquarters.
UAE Key Target Market for Northern Ireland Food Companies
Feb 23, 2016
Enterprise Trade and Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell, is supporting 13 local companies taking part in Gulfood, one of the world’s largest annual food and hospitality trade shows.
Dubai’s Head Chefs Welcomed to Northern Ireland
Feb 01, 2016
First Minister Arlene Foster MLA has welcomed a delegation of top chefs and buyers from Dubai hotels and UAE based foodservice distributors to Northern Ireland as part of a visit showcasing the pure, natural, quality of local food and drink.
Top food buyers experience the best of Northern Ireland Food and Drink
Nov 18, 2015
Food and Drink is Northern Ireland’s biggest manufacturing industry, employing c100,000 people across the supply chain and exporting £1.3billion of products around the world.
Northern Ireland Companies Cook Up a Storm in Major Food Awards
Nov 12, 2015
Enterprise Trade & Investment Minister, Jonathan Bell has congratulated Northern Ireland’s Food & Drink Industry on yet another highly successful year.
Heavenly Tasty Says ‘Hola’ to Lucrative Spanish Export Deal
Nov 10, 2015
Tyrone based Heavenly Tasty Organics is continuing its global expansion with Invest Northern Ireland support after winning a deal with leading Spanish retailer El Corte Ingles. The deal will see its new organic superfoods snacks range stocked in leading supermarkets in the Spanish cities of Barcelona, Madrid and Marbella.
Northern Ireland Food takes Centre Stage at World’s Leading Food Fair
Oct 09, 2015
Fourteen companies from Northern Ireland are travelling to Cologne in Germany this weekend to take part in Anuga, the world’s leading food fair.
New Agri-Food Competence Centre Announced
May 14, 2015
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Jonathan Bell has announced the establishment of a £6.7million Northern Ireland Agri-Food Quest Competence Centre (AFQCC).
Invest NI Assists Burren Balsamics to Secure Business in Britain
May 14, 2015
Burren Balsamics in Ballynahinch has won its first business in Britain with help from Invest Northern Ireland.
Northern Ireland’s Agri-food Sector Goes for Growth
May 13, 2015
Over £530 million has been invested by food and drink companies, mostly based outside the greater Belfast area (98%), with Invest Northern Ireland assistance over the past four years.
Glenarm Organic Salmon Backed by Invest NI to Grow Exports
Apr 28, 2015
Glenarm Organic Salmon in Co Antrim is being assisted by Invest Northern Ireland to accelerate growth in exports in a £100,000 project that has involved the development of an innovative product and also created three new jobs.
Dunbia announce 209 new jobs for Dungannon
Mar 24, 2015
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster has announced that Dunbia Northern Ireland is to create 209 new jobs in Dungannon over the next three years.
Dubai Shoppers Given a Taste of Northern Ireland
Mar 16, 2015
Shoppers in two of Dubai’s leading retailers are being given an opportunity to enjoy the flavours of tasty and innovative food from Northern Ireland in time for St Patrick’s Day.
Yum Yum has Right Ingredients for Success in Bakery
Feb 12, 2015
Moira’s Yum Yum Club is being assisted by Invest Northern Ireland to develop innovative products to harness the business potential of growing interest in home baking from the success of the ‘Great British Bake-Off’ and other television bakery shows.
Kestrel Foods Announces £750,000 Investment and New Jobs
Jan 26, 2015
Kestrel Foods, the successful UK dried fruit and nut business, is investing over £750,000 in new processing and packaging technology to drive export sales, supported by Invest Northern Ireland.

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