Traders in the English Market which is currently seeking new food entrepreneurs.

The English Market seeks new traders

Artisan food producers are currently being offered the opportunity to join its historic community of traders, as the Market and Cork City Council have launched a campaign, titled Start Your Story,to find new gastronomic entrepreneurs.

Applications are invited from innovative, high-quality food producers and providers and there are currently four market stalls available to let.

According to the organisers, all proposals are welcome and will be considered by a panel to ensure new traders selected will be in keeping with the values of the market. Applicants who can demonstrate a commitment to innovation and sustainable food practices, from low ‘food miles’ to compostable packaging, will be in strong contention.

Brendan Walsh, Property Manager at the English Market said: “Successful applicants can expect to operate from a high-quality fully fitted unit and avail of low monthly rates that include management, marketing and overhead facilities.”

“The market also affords traders invaluable industry insights; as they can trial products, assess demand and receive live feedback from customers, all while making lasting connections with customers, traders and suppliers in the market. This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a new era of innovative food businesses in the market.”

Full details can be found at Alternatively, business proposals can be shared with Cork City Council at