History of Carry Out
Carry Out is Ireland’s largest independent off licence with over 100 stores nationwide. Since its acquisition by Barry Group in 2009, Carry Out has enjoyed huge growth with ambitious plans to continue that growth in the coming years.
Owned and managed by retailers in your local community, Carry Out services local communities with an exceptional product range, level of experience and commitment to service, right at your door step.
Carry Out offer consumers an unrivalled range of consistently high quality range of wines, beers and spirits.
You’re always within reach of Ireland’s leading off licence offering you an unrivalled range of high quality wines, beers and spirits.
Carry Out’s are community based stores, operating in an area where they not only have a commercial interest, but also strong social and community ties. Each Carry Out is independently owned and managed by local business people who understand the needs of their community.
This is the premise upon which the Carry Out promise is delivered – local businesses serving local communities with a product range, level of expertise and commitment to service that is guaranteed.
A Winning Strategy
Our retailer strategy is to provide a one stop shop to meet the needs of our retail partners Consumer Strategy. To provide the best product range, pricing and customer service in Ireland.
Heffernan’s Carry Out – Carry Out Store of the Year Winners 2018
As a Carry Out Retail Partner, you become part of Ireland’s fastest growing off licence group. It enables you to supply Ireland’s largest selection of wines, beers and spirits to consumers in your local community. This, paired with providing unbeatable customer service is a recipe for business success. For more information please do not hesitate to contact us.
About the Franchise Operator
In December 2009, the Carry Out business was acquired by Barry Group, one of Ireland’s leading wholesale and distribution groups and a hugely trusted name among its customers.
Now, one of Ireland’s biggest alcohol wholesalers, Barry Group has been in business for over 60 years and today employs over 230 people and supplies product to over 700 stores including 265 affiliated stores in the Republic of Ireland operating under the Costcutter, Carry Out and Quik Pick brands.
Jim Barry – Managing Director of Barry Group
Under the leadership and vision of Jim Barry, Managing Director, Barry Group was recently named as one of Ireland’s ‘Best Managed’ companies in the annual Deloitte Best Managed Awards Programme. The awards recognize and promote the top 20 performing Irish owned and managed companies.
Barry Group believes in delivering product offers at competitive prices, supported by world-class customer service to enable Carry Out franchisees to operate a profitable retail solution. In 2015, Barry Group was named as both a ‘Great Place To Work’ and as one of Deloitte’s Best Managed companies. MD Jim Barry was also named as Ireland’s ‘Most Trusted Leader’ and as a National Champion in the RSM European Business Awards.