Irish Drinks Industry is an Export Powerhouse, Exporting to 130 Markets
It is no secret that in recent years, there has been an explosion in Irish Food Technology and Irish Food & Beverage production. A recent report by Bord Bia – The Irish Food Board, confirms the Irish drinks industry is an export powerhouse that currently exports to 130 markets. This is further supported by the introduction of The Irish Food Tech Cluster, by Enterprise Ireland and the Enterprise Ireland Technology Gateway Network. This consortium of 7 of the Technology Gateways operating within the food and beverage technology sector, provides a range of expertise for companies who are looking to access research and development within these areas.
Therefore it comes as absolutely no surprise when we read of the tremendous success of our client Oscar Wilde Water, the brainchild of Rory McLoughney and John Hegarty. The story behind the water and their business is incredible. From their purchase of the C&C water production facility near Thurles, plans to capitalize on the explosion of the gin market with plans for a range of premium tonic waters to add to the mix. Read more about this incredible Irish Brand here.