Musgrave MarketPlace, Ireland’s leading wholesale supplier to foodservice, retail, and SME businesses and Circle K, Ireland’s largest forecourt and convenience retailer have today announced a new five-year strategic partnership.
Under the terms of the partnership, Musgrave MarketPlace will supply the Circle K network of company-owned and franchise service stations.
The partnership is worth over €300 million to Musgrave MarketPlace and continues a 20-year relationship between Musgrave MarketPlace and Circle K (previously Shell, Esso, Topaz).
Circle K will supply fuel to 14 service stations owned and operated by Musgrave in the Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland, with these forecourts rebranding to Circle K over time – bringing Circle K’s total store count on the island to 425.
Additionally, Circle K will supply fuel to the Musgrave MarketPlace fleet of delivery vehicles across the Island of Ireland.
As wholesale food and beverage suppliers, Musgrave MarketPlace will supply over 165 Circle K forecourts nationwide with a variety of product categories including grocery, beverages, catering, chill & frozen food, and impulse – a total of 2,500 food and beverage products. Musgrave MarketPlace will also supply fresh products such as salads, meats, pastries and sandwich fillings, alongside frozen products.
Musgrave MarketPlace has an extensive product range in all key food and beverage categories and is proud to support over 680 local Irish suppliers, with over 3,500 Irish products in its range. This continued partnership will also give a significant boost to local suppliers during these uncertain times, in line with the company’s commitment to supporting Irish.