Kerry TD gives cautious welcome to purchase of Kenmare Select

A Kerry TD has given a very cautious welcome to the purchase of Kenmare Select by a Dublin based company.

Kenmare Select

Kenmare Select, which went into liquidation, has now been bought by Nolan’s Seafood Limited.

The company has been in operation for 100 years with operations in Ireland and internationally.

Independent Kerry deputy Michael Healy-Rae says this week is critical for the future of the Kenmare facility.

He says some of the highly-skilled staff have worked there for up to 30 years and they along with local creditors have been left in limbo since last August: