Dale Farm, Northern Ireland’s biggest dairy business and a Food NI member company, has been shortlisted in the annual C-Store Awards in the Republic of Ireland by the influential ShelfLife magazine.
The Northern Ireland dairy leader is in the running for the ‘Best Marketing Campaign Award’ and is the only local business in the prestigious awards for convenience stores (C-Stores), the final of which will take place in Dublin on 27th November
The ShelfLife C-Store Awards are the only comprehensive and independently judged business accolades for the C-Store sector, recognising and rewarding the excellent achievements of those in the trade.
The awards have been held over the past 19 years to honour the island’s finest stores in particular.
Dale Farm is up against international brands such as Guinness, Heineken, Cadbury, Coke Zero and Vodafone for the marketing award.
This unique competition is independently judged and seeks out the best in our retail sector. Over the years of this scheme winners have come from a variety of stores including Fallon & Byrne, Centra, Daybreak, Day Today, Spar, Londis, Costcutter, XL, Mace, Quik Pick, Checkout, Mortons, Re.store, Fresh, Gala, Your Stop & Xpress Stop.
Dale Farm, a long-time supporter of Food NI, is now among Northern Ireland’s biggest companies. A farmers’ co-operative, Dale Farm produces a wide variety of dairy products from milk supplied by local farmers.
The company’s portfolio includes milk, cheese, butter, cream and yoghurt