Life is sweet for chocolate-makers

Wexford artisan chocolatiers Bean and Goose started small, but they have carved a unique niche for their confectionery and now have big plans

27th January, 2019
Karen and Natalie Keane, founders of Bean and Goose Chocolate Picture: Pat Browne

‘Reach out to the agencies that are available, like Enterprise Ireland, if you’re thinking of setting up a business,” says Karen Keane of Bean and Goose. “It’s very hard to raise money and to grow a business just from turnover.”

Together with her sister Natalie, Keane set up an artisan chocolate business, Bean and Goose, in Co Wexford in 2014. The company now employs Karen and Natalie...

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