Graham’s signs Mexican trade deal

first_imgNorthern Irish independent baker Graham’s Bakery has relaunched its range of traditional Irish biscuits and secured a deal to export products to Mexico.The family–owned and managed bakery, based at Dromore in Co Down, is now supplying its Irish shortbread biscuits and oat cookies to a leading food distributor in Mexico.Graham’s also supplies biscuits and other products to supermarkets in Britain (Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Budgens, Co-op, Scotmid, Ocado, Nisa and Amazon), the Republic of Ireland, the US, the United Arab Emirates and Spain.Tim Graham, Graham’s sales director, said: “We’ve a strategic focus on growth through developing sales outside Northern Ireland and have been exploring opportunities in a number of international markets.“We had the opportunity to meet with the Mexican buyers through our representative in Spain. They were impressed by the quality of our shortbread and oat cookies and also liked our new-look packaging, which subtly emphasises our traditional Irish identity.”The new packaging spotlights the provenance of the biscuits, he added, and shows they are produced from an old family recipe. It has been redesigned to enable the packets to be stacked upright – each 135g pack contains eight biscuits.Both biscuits have won UK Great Taste awards, and the oat cookies won a double gold in the 2016 awards.last_img read more

BREAKING: Fury beats Wilder to become WBC heavyweight champion

first_img Promoted Content6 Interesting Ways To Make Money With A DroneThe Highest Paid Football Players In The World17 Mind-Blowing Makeovers By Makeup Artist Vanessa Davis7 Truly Incredible Facts About Black HolesBest Car Manufacturers In The WorldA Guy Turns Gray Walls And Simple Bricks Into Works Of ArtInsane 3D Spraying Skills Turn In Incredible Street ArtThe Best Cars Of All TimeWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table TopThe Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe He hands Wilder the first loss of his professional career and ends his five-year reign as champion, sealing his own return to the summit of boxing. Fury bullied the man widely regarded as one of the biggest punchers the division has ever seen, nullifying the threat that had seen Wilder rack up 41 knockout wins from 43 fights. Wilder hit the canvas for just the second time in his career in the third round with Fury coming within seconds of sealing the contest earl. The mauling continued with Wilder unable to clear his head as Fury continued the brutal assault. In the fifth, he was down again, rocked again in the opening seconds of the seventh with a vicious left hook. The end was near, and as Fury backed his man into the corner landing unanswered hooks, the towel came in. Tyson Fury has beaten Deontay Wilder to become the new WBC heavyweight champion of the world. Fury produced a stunning performance in Las Vegas, dropping the Wilder twice before the American’s team threw in the towel in the seventh round. Read Also: Wilder, Fury bulk up for heavyweight showdown After a sharing a split decision draw with Wilder in their first bout in December 2018, Fury’s bid for redemption came full circle in Las Vegas tonight. Last October, Fury revealed he planned to retire from boxing after three more fights. With one of those ticked off, a unification bout with IBF, WBO and WBA (Super) champion Anthony Joshua surely looms on the horizon. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Loading… Fury previously ruled the heavyweight division after beating Wladimir Klitschko in 2015 before his world fell apart. The Manchester fighter fell into a spiral of depression and drug addiction, contemplating suicide less than a year after becoming heavyweight champion. Fury emerged from a torturous spell in his life in 2018, slimming back town after ballooning to 27 stone during his time away from the ring.last_img read more

Ghana thump Togo 4-1 in friendly

first_imgGoran Stevanovic’s debut achieved the result he had wanted as Ghana strolled past neighbours, Togo, 4-1 in an Antwerp friendly Tuesday night.The new Black Stars coach says he was happy with his team’s play as he craves for such performances in the future.Dominic Adiyiah, Jonathan Mensah and Samuel Inkoom all scored their debut senior goals to mark a great start to a busy footballing campaign for the national team.“I am happy with the result but more pleased with the way my team played today. Scoring four goals was a good result for us and I am satisfied,” the Ghana coach said in the post game interview.Stevanovic handed Sulley Muntari a starting role and stuck to most regulars of the side with the game serving as a build up towards the 2012 African Nations Cup qualifying with an away game against Congo coming up later in March.Africa’s top-ranked side, Ghana, drew first blood through Dominic Adiyiah after 10 minutes as the Black Stars headed into the break 1-0 up. But the Hawks leveled the scoring from a spot kick three minutes into the start of the second half.Substitute Jonathan Mensah scored when he headed in to restore Ghana’s lead in the 60th minute.Nine minutes later, Ghana were coasting to a handsome win as Togo defender, Akpakpo, under pressure from Kwadwo Asamoah bundled the ball into his own goal.Second half substitute Samuel Inkoom sealed the game for Ghana when he scored the fourth goal.Ghana team Richard Kingson, John Paintsil,David Addy, Isaac Vorsah/Jonathan Mensah, John Mensah/John Boye, Anthony Annan/Emmanuel Agyeman Badu, Kwadwo Asamoah, Sulley Muntari/Nana Kwesi Asare, Bernard Kumordzi/Derek Boateng, Dominic Adiyiah, Prince Tagoe/Samuel InkoomSource: Ghanafa.orglast_img read more