Member News 12th February 2024
Feb 12, 2024,
by Paul Coonnolly - Category: Member News
Welcome to GS1 Ireland Member’s News for February 2024. Read on to check out the latest news from our members in what has been a great start to 2024.
Kish Fish set to expand following investment
Howth based GS1 member Kish Fish has announced it will expanding significantly following a €160,000 investment grant aided under the Brexit Reserve.
Kish Fish has plans to expand the variety and volume of their ready to eat and ready to cook products with an upgraded and more energy efficient production facility thanks to the investment.
Read More: https://www.hospitalityireland.com/food/kish-fish-in-howth-to-expand-after-e160000-investment-203183
The Head Plan founders secure huge investment on BBC’s Dragon’s Den
Following on from the recent success of another GS1 member Peggy Rain a few weeks ago, The Head Plan founders appeared on BBC’s Dragons Den this week and have secured an investment of £80,000 from Peter Jones.
Ciaran and Denise Kenny Byrne founded their business The Head Plan “to help others become the best version of themselves” after they were forced to re-assess their own lives when Ciaran was diagnosed with life-threatening leukaemia in 2019.
Read more: https://goss.ie/featured/irish-entrepreneurs-ciaran-and-denise-kenny-byrne-secure-huge-investment-on-dragons-den-369335
Lir Chocolates expanding its range with three new easter eggs for 2024
The Chocolatier’s new range includes two from Baileys Chocolate and one from Guinness – while also bringing back seasonal favourites.
The Guinness flavoured Rugby Ball Easter egg comes with a dark chocolate shell alongside Guinness chocolate truffles.
Read more: https://retailtimes.co.uk/lir-chocolates-launches-new-baileys-chocolate-and-guinness-easter-eggs-for-2024/