Java Republic Wins Kelly's Resort Hotel Contract
Java Republic, Ireland’s premier food partner for coffee and tea in Ireland, has been named as the official coffee and tea partner to Kelly's Resort Hotel & Spa in Rosslare, Co. Wexford. The contract will see Java Republic deliver a bespoke coffee and tea experience to what is one of the top 4-star luxury resort hotels in Ireland, serving more than 250,000 cups of coffee to guests each year.Java Republic’s new contract means it has become the sole hot beverage supplier to the group, having already supplied Kelly’s Café for 5 years and Kelly’s Deli for 2 years.
This contract follows other recent wins for Java Republic in the hotel sector, including Center Parcs Longford Forest resort, which is due to open during summer 2019. Commenting on the announcement, Managing Director of Java Republic, Grace O’Shaughnessy, said: “We at Java Republic are thrilled to have been awarded this high-profile and important contract, adding to the offering we already provide to Kelly’s Café and Kelly’s Deli. As a business, we are very much aligned to what Kelly's Resort Hotel & Spa offers in terms of a premium, high-quality product and are looking forward to working with Kelly’s to offer a bespoke coffee and tea experience that guests will thoroughly enjoy.”
Bill Kelly, Managing Director, Kelly's Resort Hotel & Spa, said: “We know from experience that Java Republic prepares its coffee and tea to uncompromising standards and has a team of people who have unparalleled expertise and knowledge. As such, we are thrilled to announce our partnership with them. A premium hot beverage offering is now a prerequisite for any luxury hotel and we at Kelly’s are looking forward to working with the team at Java Republic to provide that for our guests.”
Java Republic’s coffee and teas will be supplied to Kelly’s Resort Hotel & Spa by local distributor Fintan Stanley and his team which is based in Waterford, offering sales, service & quality support for customers in the South-East region.
This announcement follows a significant investment by Java Republic in its brand as it approaches 20 years in business. As part of a €500,000 brand refresh, the business rededicated itself to its foodservice clients – providing expertise, insights and passion to help the businesses that serve its coffee and teas.