Subway the sandwich giant has signed a seven year deal with Kildare based Dawn Farms for the supply of sandwich meat to EPIC part of the Subway group.
Subway own some 44,000 restaurants worldwide and this deal will see Dawn farms supply 4000 Subway stores across Europe.
Larry Mullin CEO of Dawn Farms said:
In our negotiations with the Subway organisation, they have recognised Dawn Farms’ continued investment in product innovation, our strengths in supply chain consistency and food security, and our vigilance in relation to competitiveness.”
“The Subway organisation has ambitious growth plans for new restaurant openings in Ireland, the UK, and across Europe and with this strategic supply agreement these can translate into significant additional export sales.”
Subway and EPIC already source dairy, bread and other products from Irish companies.
Subway is one of the largest restaurant chains in the world. Dawn Farms have supplied meat to EPIC since 1993.