Lee Strand with a world first

able carton pack. €2 million has been invested into the manufacturing of this new carton, known as the Tetra Rex® bio-based carton that is both 100% renewable and 100% recyclable.

The Tralee company’s revolutionary new carton has already won many prestigious international awards and has been recognised as a major step forward in the development of truly sustainable packaging.

Speaking at the launch, John O’Sullivan, General Manager, Lee Strand, stated: “There is a strong demand in the market for environmentally-friendly packages. Lee Strand’s 100% renewable pack will offer customers a fully renewable carton and cap that is made from materials that can be traced back to their plant-based source. The pack is good for the environment and it offers customers a product they can hold in their hands and know that is it fully sourced from plant-based materials. We are saving the planet one pack at a time, it is essentially the pack that grows back.”

Two Munster titles for Ballygarry House Hotel

Ballygarry House Hotel have scooped two Munster titles at the 2019 National Hospitality Awards.

Ballygarry House Hotel staff were toasting double success this week after winning Munster Wedding Venue of The Year and Best Customer Service in Munster at the 2019 National Hospitality Awards (NHA) held in the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin.

Proprietor Padraig McGillicuddy was thrilled with the results.

“This award is a testament to the dedication of each and every member of our team at Ballygarry House.