Irish forecourt and convenience retailer Maxol has celebrated the official launch opening of Maxol Donabate, Hearse Road, in North Dublin, after a €2m investment.

Maxol Donabate sees the introduction of Irish coffee franchise Bewleys along with Maxol’s own fresh food brand Moreish in a food court which offers complementary wi-fi.

Other facilities include a soft brush car wash, solid fuel depot and washrooms with baby changing facilities.

Fergal Harrington, group brand development manager, The Maxol Group, commented: “We are delighted to see such a great turnout today to celebrate the official launch of Maxol Donabate, which has already shown to be of huge benefit to the local area. This investment has been part of a significant overall investment in the Leinster area by the Maxol Group, the aim of which is to offer our customers first class service, a great forecourt experience and a delicious food offering.”

Speaking at the launch Fergal Ralph, Maxol Donabate licensee said: “The opening of Maxol Donabate has been a huge highlight for the group, and I am very proud to be part of it. It is great for both the community in terms of supporting employment but also in the provision of excellent products and services to both locals and visitors alike. Our vision was to create a superb convenience destination for everyone, whether they want to refuel, relax with a cup of coffee and a bite to eat, or simply pick up some groceries in the well-stocked Maxol Mace convenience store.”