Zip, Ireland’s favourite firelighter*, is delighted to exhibit at this year’s National Ploughing Championship. Long burning, fast lighting and powerful, the Zip brand lights first time, every time. It’s Zip’s passion for developing the safest, highest performing products, along with the ambition to bring people together that has allowed them to successfully warm Irishhearts and homesfor 80 years.

The Zip stand will feature lots of exciting activities during the 3 day event and visitors will have the opportunity to take part in the competition and prize draws. Zip is passionate about offering products that are convenient, clean & easy to use, so will be giving away samples of the hassle free Starterlog, the revolutionary Stove Logand the Energy+ Block Firelighter.

Zip are also running a competition to give away Limited Edition 80th Birthday Commemorative Tins,containing 28 High Performance Wrapped Firelighters and the chance to win a share of €15,000!For the adventurers, there is also the chance to ‘Like & Share’ to win an exclusively signed copy of Bear Grylls latest book ‘Extreme Food’.

There really is no other firelighter, Zip, lights first time, every time. Zip will be located at Stand 735, Row 29, Block 4. Give your fire some Zip!


  • 1700 Exhibitors
  • 240,700 Visitors
  • Over 300 Competitors
  • Almost 2 million feet of Trade Space
  • Economic Impact of over €35 million