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Retail demand remains strong this week despite more restrictions being put in place last weekend, it also means more people are in their homes and consumption has increased. The food service sector took a further hit following the announcement.

IFA has made a detailed submission to the Government and the EU Commission in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.   The full submission is available here.

Consumption remains buoyant this week as more people are based from home. Retail demand remains strong, however, slightly quieter than last week. The food service sector continues to be severely hit, as the current situation unfolds. On a positive note, dry weather has allowed plantings to continue across the country and digging of last years […]

With the current situation developing over the past week demand across all sectors has been mixed. Demand from retailers this week has soared and is reportedly as high as the Christmas period when trade normally peaks. The food service industry is experiencing a hit due to deceased footfall and closures. Should the situation escalate this […]

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