SuperValu has recently announced its sponsorship of the AsIAm conference, which will take place on 20 October, 2018 in the Grand Hotel, Malahide.
Since SuperValu’s journey began, over 2,500 Autism Friendly Shopping evenings have reportedly taken place around the country and a total of 80 stores in the ROI are now taking part on a weekly basis.
“As Ireland’s first Autism Friendly retailer, we began this journey back in 2016 with Scally’s SuperValu in Clonakilty and we are on track with our roadmap to make equip and train our store network to fully cater for the needs of the Autism community by the end of 2018,” said Des O’Mahony, marketing director SuperValu.
Creating Inclusive Communities
‘We have been working with SuperValu as a partner for six months now and their values on creating inclusive communities are completely aligned with those of AsIAm, making them the perfect partner for our annual conference,” Adam Harris, founder of AsIAm said.
“SuperValu has taken the time to work with us to understand how they can build awareness campaigns that can have real impact and we look forward to continuing the journey with them.’
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