ABP Ireland wins Tesco Export Award 2012.

Irish Yogurts, from Clonakilty in West Cork, and ABP Food Group, from Ardee, Louth, have won the first ever Tesco SME Exporter Award and Large Exporter Award respectively, it was announced today at a special lunch in the Four Seasons Hotel to celebrate the growth of Irish food exports to Tesco internationally. An independent report by Indecon has found Irish suppliers annually export a total of €705.8 million of Irish-produced goods to the Tesco group internationally, which is 9% of the total food exports from Ireland.

Pictured at the event with Eamon Gilmore TD, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs & Trade, and Tony Keohane, Chief Executive, Tesco Ireland were Diarmuid O’Sullivan, MD, Irish Yogurts and Paul Finnerty, CEO, ABP Food Group.