YENI Business Beginnings Trade Fair

21st March 2018

Young Enterprise ‘Business Beginnings’ companies from primary schools throughout NI, sold their unique products on mall at Abbey Centre, Wednesday 21st March.

The trade fair and awards celebrated young people engaged in the Young Enterprise Business Beginnings Programme, who have been experiencing what it’s like to set up and run a student company.

The student-run companies were judged on the day by a team of business professionals from various sectors of the business community, with awards presented for;

  1. Best Overall Business Beginning Company
  2. Best Product
  3. Best Salesperson
  4. Best Trade Stand
  5. Mystery Shopper Award – sponsored by Abbey Centre

Participating schools included:

Acorn Integrated Primary School
Carrickfergus Model Primary School
Carnmoney Primary School
Mossgrove Primary School
Whiteabbey Primary School

Congratulations to team Jazzy Jars, Whiteabbey Primary School, who scooped the Abbey Centre Mystery Shopper prize and £100 cash, with their exciting, recycled jars creations 😍


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