Herlihy Supermarket Group has acquired a new store in Millstreet Co Cork. The store, formally known as Dennehy’s Centra, West End, Millstreet, became part of the Herlihy Group on 3rd December 2010. This Centra store has been providing for the Millstreet community for over twenty five years.
Herlihy Supermarket Group has achieved a number of accolades in 2010 including national finalist in Shelf life retail awards, national finalist in the Centra Off Licence of the year, national finalist of the Group Retail Excellence Awards, national finalist in the Checkout Magazine “Best in Fresh Awards”. The Group’s Mallow store was awarded the best Centra Fresh Food store in Ireland 2010.
While the store will continue to trade as a Centra and provide employment for the 24 strong workforce, Herlihy’s will bring their unique brand and style to the store, focusing particularly on convenience and fresh food. The Group have on-site kitchens and scratch bakeries, where products are prepared fresh daily from the finest of ingredients.
It is Herlihy’s intention to invest in the store in Millstreet and develop it in line with the rest of the Group.
Two generations of the Herlihy family, who own and manage the Group, have been in the grocery retail trade for over thirty years and employ 230 people.