Chicken Awards

Carton Bros prides itself on the number of Awards EIQA logo2 Thumbnail0consistently achieved down the years and continues to invest heavily in quality assurance through its highly trained quality assurance personnel and quality systems.

Indeed we are notable for the number of firsts that we have achieved.

Bord Bia Logo  2  Thumbnail0We were the first chicken company to be awarded the Irish Quality Mark.

We were the first chicken company in Ireland and Britain to be EEC approved.

We were the first chicken company to be ISO approved.

We were the first chicken company to win the Overall National Hygiene & Food Safety award.

 

2013 was a particularly successful year for us ......

Great Taste Awards 

 This year we won 1 gold star for 6 different products for our

 Blas na hEireann Awards 2013a

 

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  • Dunnes Stores Simply Better Corn Fed Chicken with Stuffing
  • Dunnes Stores Corn Fed Part Bone Chicken Breast with Apple & Apricot Stuffing
  • Manor Farm Tendercrunch Chicken Mini Fillets

Blas na hEireann Awards 2013b

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  • Tesco Chicken En-croute
  • Tesco Hot & Spicy Irish Chicken Wings with Dip
  • Tesco Thai style Part Boned Chicken Breast
     

 

Blas na hÉireann Awards 2013

 This year we won all the awards in our category

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Superquinn Sillan Or Chicken fillets filled with basil pesto cream cheese with Sicilian Cherry Tomatoes

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Silver

Supervalu Garlic Part bone chicken breasts with garlic butter & coated in garlic breadcrumbs

   

 

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Tesco Fresh and Easy Chicken En Croute

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Q Mark Awards 2013

EIQA logo Thumbnail0Beating of stiff competition Carton Bros were awarded the Q Mark for Hygiene & Food Safety in the Dairy, Meat and Poultry Section for thier processing plant at Shercock, Co. Cavan.

 

 

Irish Hauler of the Year Awards 2013

3 Kolbe Feed Trucks

 

Kolbe Transport won the Livery of the Year Award. Kolbe Feeds is the Milling Division of Carton Bros.

 

 

 

 

 

 Among the many other awards we have are

Great Taste Awards 2012 – 1 gold star

 

  • Supervalu Garlic Part bone chicken breasts with garlic butter & coated in garlic breadcrumbs
  • Dunnes Stores Simply Better Corn Fed Chicken with a buttered shallot & white wine stuffing
  • Dunnes Stores Piri Piri Chicken Fillets

Great Taste Awards 2011 – 1 gold star

  • Sillan Ór Fresh Corn Fed Chicken with a caramelised onion stuffing

Great Taste Awards 2010 – 1 gold star

  • Supervalu Garlic Part bone chicken breasts with garlic butter & coated in garlic breadcrumbs

Great Taste Awards 2009 – – 1 gold star

  • Sillan Ór Chicken filled with basil pesto cream cheese with sicilian cherry tomatoes served with a basil pesto drizzle

Blas na hEireann Awards 2012

  • Silver – Supervalu Garlic Part bone chicken breasts with garlic butter & coated in garlic breadcrumbs
  • Bronze – Tendercrunch Chicken Breast Chunks

Blas na hEireann Awards 2010

  • Silver - Supervalu Garlic Part bone chicken breasts with garlic butter & coated in garlic breadcrumbs

Blas na hEireann Awards 2009

  • Gold Medal - Sillan Ór Chicken filled with cheddar cheese & wholegrain mustard stuffing served with acacia honey and wholegrain mustard drizzle.

 


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ISO 22000 – first poultry plant in Ireland to get this accreditation

B.R.C. issue 5 higher level

Bord Bía quality assurance scheme on farm and processing

(1st chicken company in Ireland to be accredited)

EIQA Hygiene Mark

Winner of the supreme hygiene award within the poultry ISO22000 2009category on numerous occasions.

 

1 EIQA Hygiene 2009The range of products we produce within the company is enormous, catering for every customers need. Indeed the New Product Development Team is constantly producing many new winning products currently on sale today

 

 

 

  

Blas na hÉireann National Food Awards 2009 -

Sunday Tribune 

Carton Bros Sillan Or Chicken with Wholegrain Mustard & Acacia Honey was awarded GOLD at this year's Blas na hEireann, Irish Food Awards. The awards recognise and reward excellence by companies creating the best tasting foods made in Ireland. This article appeared in the Sunday Tribune on the 11th
October 2009. For more on this award  click here

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  • Bracetown Business Park, Clonee,  Co Meath. Republic of Ireland.
  • Phone: +353 1 8014142
  • Fax: +353 1 8014048
  • Email: cartonbrothers@cartongroup.ie
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