Retailer of the Year Award

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Letterkenny Tool Hire


Letterkenny Tool Hire has been in operation for over 30 years offering a comprehensive range of services and equipment to the domestic, construction and farming community. They carry high quality brands for hire and sale, and provide exceptional after sales and customer service.

With a very experienced team, this family business has adapted its business to suit the changing economy by building on the high quality customer service they already provided and integrating themselves into the community.


Letterkenny Tool Hire is a successful, growing business that has plans for further growth and expansion in the next 30 years.

Crafty Kids


Crafty Kids Toy Store provides a fun learning experience for all ages. Combining education with fun, they offer a fantastic selection of arts & crafts supplies, educational toys and games and have Free Arts & Crafts workshops every Saturday. They invest in staff training, and are passionate about customer care and the customer experience. In store entertainment, product knowledge and demonstrations from the “Crafty Kids Crew” ensures a retail experience worth remembering.

They also sell online at and are active on social media where they connect and engage with their customers on a regular basis.

Irwin Expert Electrical


Irwin Expert Electrical retail is part of Expert Group – Ireland’s Largest Electrical Retailer. They are continually introducing new products, giving the consumer more choice, better prices & better service. They have expanded their product range in their TV and Home Appliance Centres and are currently expanding their Computer Centre to provide first class products and service to their customers. Their team is dedicated to providing excellent customer service and their showrooms in Letterkenny & Buncrana are state of the art. Irwin Expert Electrical is currently expanding and is proud to be an established member of the Donegal business community.

Kelly’s Centra


Kelly’s Centra mission is to deliver an excellent customer experience every time by offering great prices and by being different to their competitors. Kelly’s employs 65 local people at the Letterkenny complex that is now well known for its great value in the shop and delicious food at the restaurant and to top it off they picked up Centra Store of the Year 2015. The Mountain Top facility has continued to grow and expand its range of goods and services over the past two years as it continues to make it’s mark with locals and visitors alike.

McGee’s Foods


McGee Foods has gone from strength to strength in Letterkenny. This year Joe McGee opened a store at Forte Retail Park to compliment already thriving outlets in Letterkenny Shopping Centre and Glencar. Established by Joe McGee in 1992, McGee Foods has revolutionised the face of butchery and bought variety, convenience and value to his customers in Letterkenny and beyond!

Adding another four to his staff, Joe decided to diversify with the new outlet, aiming more at the catering and ‘foodie’ sector. Further evidence, if needed, of the continuing development of a much-loved Letterkenny establishment where the emphasis is always on customer service.

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