Food Academy Start Programme

Food Academy Pic


The programme will be delivered over a four month duration and will include a combination of group workshops and one-to-one mentoring. 

Participants who complete the programme will be eligible to avail of Bord Bía's suite of follow-on programmes at the appropriate stage in market development.

At the final workshop, participants will get the opportunity to present their product to a panel for SuperValu and, if successful, can participate in a trial based in local shops, which in the right circumstances, could progress over time to a national listing with SuperValu.

The programme will be be held at the Virginia Show Centre and the dates are as follows:

8th MayWorkshop 1
21st MayProposition Day with Bord Bía
13th JuneWorkshop 3
5th JulyWorkshop 4  
1st August

Workshop 5

23rd August

 SuperValu presentation

For more information on the programme, contact us on 046-9097000 or view the programme brochure here.

Food Academy Application form available here -Food Academy Application Form 2018.docx (size 911.1 KB)