Cosgrove’s in Maugheraboy, Co Sligo has been named the best Centra in Ireland, scooping the Centra Store of the Year award for 2019. The store received the much-coveted accolade at the Centra National Conference, which took place at the Great Southern Hotel, Killarney. Cosgrove’s also won the Neighbourhood Centra Store of the year at the event.
Centra Delivers Record Sales of €1.63 billion in 2018 With Plans To Open 25 New Stores And Add 375 New Jobs This Year
25 new stores to open, along with 80 revamps, as part of an €35 million investment; Centra continues to redefine the convenience market as the breakfast roll makes way for healthy alternatives like Cold Pressed Turmeric Shots and Paleo Superbowls;
As part of the fight against breast cancer, Centra is also introducing over 6,000 limited edition Rose Fragranced Reed Diffusers in aid of the Irish Cancer Society. Throughout October the diffusers, costing €5, can be found in selected local Centra stores with all proceeds going towards the Irish Cancer Society.
Convenience retailer, Centra, has claimed 35 accolades at this year’s Great Taste Awards, making them the number one award winning convenience retailer in Ireland. Centra’s award wins span a multitude of their range, but most notably eight wins for their brand new Inspired by Centra range, only on shelf for the past few weeks.
Centra has conducted *research which shows that 95% of participants believe that hurling is an integral part of our national identity. Centra, proud sponsor of the GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship for the last nine years, today released their #WeAreHurling survey results, which showcase the importance of our national sport and the role it plays in communities across the country.
Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis Naughten TD has announced that Frank and Honest, which is available in Centra stores across Ireland, will replace all non-recyclable single-use cups with a new compostable cup and lid from September this year. CupPrint and Down2Earth Materials will supply the compostable cups and create 20 new Irish jobs in Ennis and Cork to cater for the increase in production.
Centra Parnell Street has won IGD’s Innovative Store of the Year award. The award, sponsored by McCurrach UK, was presented at the annual IGD Awards which took place on 3rd October, as more than 600 senior executives gathered to toast the biggest achievements in food and industry over the last twelve months.