This week at IEA

Tuesday 3rd and Wednesday 4th: The Access 6 Food and Drink Export programme is holding a foodservice study tour in the London area. The event will consist of presentations on latest foodservice trends and working with wholesalers. There will be a workshop on buyer presentations and meetings. Visits have also been organised to a foodservice depot; a cash and carry; independent & chain catering outlets.
The programme includes a tour of Kings Cross foodservice outlets including new food concepts such as Kerb pop-up outlets, the Grain Store, Shrimpy, Green & Fortune Café.
Other venues are Leathams Larder – wholesale supplier of fine foods to the premium end  of the foodservice sector.
The study tour is open to participants of the Access 6 programme.

CEO Simon McKeever is attending the launch of Ireland Gateway to Europe at the Dean Hotel.

Access 6 study tour taking place in London

Caoimhe Delany, Membership Development Manager will be visiting exporting member companies in Tralee, Listowel, Killarney and Bantry.

Caoimhe Delany, Membership Development Manager will be visiting exporting member companies in Tralee, Listowel, Killarney and Bantry.

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