Saturday December 7, 2019

Leon deal boosts King of Kefir’s reign Health drink firm plans to triple output

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

@gnelis
2nd June, 2019
Gerry Scullion, founder, King of Kefir: ‘It will take us from a cottage industry to another level of growth’ Picture: Iain White/Fennell

The founder of the fermented soft drinks firm King of Kefir is to triple his output having secured a deal to supply Leon, the healthy fast food chain which recently opened its first outlet in Dublin.

Gerry Scullion, who founded the business after he was made redundant during the downturn, said he would also be seeking investment later this year to further grow the company.

Demand for fermented foods and drinks – which include kombucha,...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Lab academic says Ireland is missing out in terms of education, knowledge-sharing and ‘the mysteries of the universe’

Emmet Ryan | 5 days ago

The Kardashians, the family for whom the phrase ‘famous for being famous’ was made, were the forerunners of today’s influencer culture and, by monetising their very selves, have created a new kind of uber-celebrity

Marion McKeone | 5 days ago

Becoming a father at 16 gave Andy Farrell a crash course in the ways of the world. Almost three decades later, the former rugby league legend has taken over from Joe Schmidt as head coach of Ireland

Garry Doyle | 1 week ago