The CBA annual gala dinner & Cork Business of the year awards were held last Saturday January 21st in the Cork International Hotel.The Chicken Inn of the English Market was announced as the winner of the medium category for 2016.
The Chicken Inn is one of the longest & largest established businesses in the English Market. Its success comes down to the hard work of the Mulcahy family. Its been synonymous with quality and value for nearly 60 years. Part of the success of the company, famous for its poultry products sold over the counter and delivering to local restaurants and hotels, is due to the dedication of the twenty and more staff and the foresight and commitment of the Mulcahy family.
Mary Lane Mulcahy was a co-founder with her father John Lane. Mary started work in the market for £4 a week and still still works daily which makes her the oldest, longest member of staff in the English market.
Pat O Connell president of the Cork Business Association commenting said"I am absolutely delighted that The Chicken Inn has won this award it is a fitting and well deserved recognition of the hard work and commitment of the Mulcahy family and their superb staff".