SuperValu managing director Martin Kelleher, with one of the new compostable shopping bags it is introducing.

From early next month all plastic bags used by the Irish supermarket group SuperValu in its stores will be 100 per cent compostable and reusable – tak(...)

SuperValu said it planned to roll out new shopping concepts including vegan and vegetarian zones. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

SuperValu intends to open three new stores this year as part of a €30 million investment programme although it wouldn’t disclose where those openings (...)

Martin Kelleher working on Kelleher’s Christmas Tree Farm, Brannockstown, Naas, Co. Kildare. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Christmas tree farmer, Martin Kelleher says the part of growing Christmas trees he enjoys most is selling them to the public. From December 1st to 23r(...)

SuperValu managing director Martin Kelleher and Guaranteed Irish chief executive Bríd O’Connell. Photograph: Andres Poveda

SuperValu plans to invest more than €700,000 into a new partnership with Guaranteed Irish, the business membership organisation promoting home-grown a(...)

The compostable coffee cup and lid that will be introduced in all SuperValu and Centra stores from next September - it will be suitable for disposal in brown waste bins.

Millions of coffee cups a year could be diverted from Irish landfill following a decision by a major retailer to introduce compostable coffee cups in (...)

A display of plastic at Nolan’s supermarket in Clontarf, which is committing to eliminating unnecessary packaging from its shelves.  Photograph: Alan Betson

This weekend hundreds of supermarkets across Ireland will have to deal with large volumes of extra plastic and cardboard handed back by their customer(...)

The Centra brand was repositioned in 2016 as part of the “continued shift by consumers for healthier options”. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

Convenience retailer Centra plans to open 30 new stores in Ireland as part of a €30 million investment in the business owned by Musgraves. Additional(...)

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin outside Leinster House this week. Cork South West’s Margaret Murphy O’Mahony downplayed suggestions of rival groupings emerging but said the “mixed views” had to be heard. Photograph:  Gareth Chaney Collins

Fianna Fáil TDs who are against changing Ireland’s abortion laws are demanding that their voices be heard in the referendum campaign as divisions open(...)

Birdhill, Co Tipperary was named overall winner in Tidy Towns 2017

Birdhill, Co Tipperary, has been named overall winner in this year’s Tidy Towns competition, which drew entries from a record 870 towns and villages. (...)

SuperValu has added Eir to its Real Rewards loyalty programme. At the announcement were SuperValu managing director Martin Kelleher, Eir chief executive Richard Moat and Toni Mack, a Supervalu Killester employee.  Photograph: maxwellphotography.ie

Irish grocery retailer SuperValu has incorporated Eir into its relaunched Real Rewards loyalty scheme. The partnership means SuperValu customers can (...)

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