Investec & Irish Exporters Association: FDI companies dominate Ireland’s export industry
-Investec Sponsored Irish Exporters Association Report shows significant growth in export sales with value of top five exporters increasing by 23.5% year-on-year-
Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton officially launches Top 250 Exporters
Dublin. Monday, 21st September, 2015: The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD […]
Powerscourt distillery will create 18 full-time jobs
with a craft distillery and visitor centre at the Powerscourt Estate, in Enniskerry, Co Wicklow, the businessmen behind the venture say, with another 30 jobs expected during construction.
A planning application will be lodged today and a second round of funding will be opened to support a €10 million investment […]
Diageo is expected to name Oliver Loomes as its new country director of Ireland later this morning in place of David Smith, who has held the position since July 2011.
Mr Loomes has been with Diageo for 16 years and led the Guinness 250th celebration in 2009 in Ireland and the inaugural Arthur’s Day campaign the […]
Total Produce, the fruit distributor spun out of Fyffes, has reported a first-half pre-tax profit that was up 11.5 per cent to €30.3 million from €24.2 million a year earlier.
The group said revenue rose 9.2 per cent in the six months to the end of June to €1.73 billion as against €1.59 billion last year.
The Danish manufacturer of material handling equipment, Logitrans A/S, now introduces a Reel Rotator! The perfect choice when transporting, lifting and rotating heavy reels!
“It is hard, uncomfortable and often impossible to lift and rotate reels without help – and many enquiries have now led us to develop the Reel Rotator. The Reel Rotator makes it […]
More than 80 jobs are to be created in Co Louth with the opening of a new distillery and brewery in Drogheda.
Opening next year, the new €20 million facility will include a whiskey distillery, a craft brewery and taproom. It will also have a visitor centre with a 120-seater restaurant.
With plans to produce whiskey, gin […]
Donegal Investment Group has reported revenues which were down €500,000 in the first six months of the year as a rise in turnover in its speciality dairy division offset by the cessation of ware potato trading.
The Dublin-listed group, which rebranded from Donegal Creameries in 2013, said revenues fell from €39,161 to €39,065 in the six […]
The company say that the new jobs have arisen largely from its ability to attract new industrial partnerships that were leveraged from Science Foundation Ireland funding.
Speaking at the announcement of the new jobs, Minister for Agriculture, Food, the Marine and Defence Simon Coveney praised APC for its ability to provide new jobs.
“Government policy is directed […]
The agreement will see Vayu supply Teeling Whiskey with natural gas and 100pc green electricity to meet its energy requirements for its newly opened distillery in Dublin’s Newmarket Square in The Liberties.
Co-owned by brothers Jack and Stephen Teeling, the Teeling Whiskey Company was founded in 2012.
Jack Teeling, founder and managing director, said the company takes […]
– Fujitsu continues to extend PRIMEFLEX line-up, the industry’s most-comprehensive Integrated Systems portfolio
– Two new dedicated solutions for SAP® software environments – one optimizing installations of the SAP HANA® platform, the other simplifying management of SAP software environments
Dublin, April 15, 2015 – Fujitsu has announced that it is adding new offerings for customers running or […]
Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, today said that despite disappointing preliminary growth figures for the third quarter, the economy will significantly outperform the rest of Europe and grow by a spectacular 5.7% this year. In 2014 the recovery finally reached the domestic economy. Unemployment is falling, investment is on the rise and the […]
George Clooney and his favourite coffee are back – returning in the latest Nespresso advertising campaign. The new footage illustrates how Clooney has more than met his match in French actor Jean Dujardin as he is outwitted in his quest for a Nespresso coffee.
George Clooney comments: “I have been associated with Nespresso for many years […]
According to Soft Drinks, a new Market Update from market intelligence provider Key Note, the total UK market for soft drinks grew in value by 3.4% in 2013.
The soft drinks market has proved highly robust in recent years, particularly given the squeeze on consumer expenditure in the recessionary and post-recession period, with strong growth in […]
450 delegates from food and drink businesses across the UK and Ireland attended the inaugural Sustainable Food & Beverage Manufacturing Conference & Exhibition, which was held at the Motor Cycle Museum, Birmingham on Thursday, 23rd of October 2014.
In line with the event’s theme of ‘sustainable growth for sustainable profits’, the speakers at the Conference were […]