Riverview Eggs 50th Anniversary

Riverview Eggs 50th Anniversary in business 1966-2016. The company asked VIDEOZOOM to create a video to tell the story of this hugely successful Cork family business.

Husband and wife team, Dan Joe and Margaret Kelleher began egg production in 1966 to supplement the farm income. They started with 700 hens in a barn at the home farm. Thanks to country markets, local shops and bakeries, and sheer hard work, the business grew each year.

Riverview Eggs provides employment in the local Watergrasshill area for approximately 24 people. A further 40 people are employed on a national level, through family operated production farms.

Today, Riverview Eggs remains a family run business. Dan Joe and Margaret’s son, D.J, is the Managing Director, while, daughter, Mary, is Financial Controller.

Riverview is in a very prized position as it is the largest producer & packer of both commercial and free-range eggs, located outside of the poultry concentrated area of Monaghan/Cavan. The company offers a full range of products including Free Range, Organic, Omega Enriched and Commercial eggs at competitive prices. All eggs produced for Riverview Eggs are produced to the very high EQAS and BRC standards.

Riverview was the first producer/packer to be granted the Bord Bia Egg Quality Assurance Scheme (EQAS) Certification in 1998. The Bord Bia EQAS standard is now a pre-requisite for supplying all retail groups in Ireland and most catering outlets.

In September 2006, Riverview Eggs Ltd, achieved Grade A status in the Global Food Standard (BRC) Accreditation. BRC is globally respected as the foremost accreditation standard attainable for product quality control and safety, in the Food Industry.

In June of 2013 Riverview was selected as the sole nationwide supplier of branded and own label eggs to the Barry group of CostCutter stores.Riverview is delighted to be the sole egg supply partner to Pallas Foods in the Republic of Ireland. Riverview supplies many wholesale and food services groups, such as Keeling’s, Total Produce etc. Riverview also supplies direct to hotels, restaurants and other catering outlets.

Videozoom is delighted to present the Riverview Eggs 50th Anniversary video.

Find out more: rivervieweggs.ie

by | May 12, 2016 | Business