Keogh's sees potato sales surge as consumers stock up on the healthy staple
March 31, 2020
A surge in consumer demand for healthy home-cooked foods has seen a 'phenomenal' uplift in fresh potato sales – with increases as high as 70% with certain customers, according to Tom Keogh, managing director of well-known potato and crisp company Keogh’s.
Only two years to go until the 11th World Potato Congress in Ireland
June 03, 2019
Ireland and a World Potato Congress are completely synonymous. Because of history and tradition, Ireland’s relationship with the potato is unique. In the late sixteenth century, the potato made its way from Peru to Ireland.
Potato grower and packer Country Crest extends contract with Tesco Ireland in €60 million deal
February 06, 2018
Country Crest, the north Dublin based family owned agri-business, and Tesco Ireland have confirmed a further extension of its almost 20 year relationship until 2020 in a deal worth over €60 million.