In line with its newfound status as an All-Ireland ‘must-attend’ annual event, the National Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition has switched to a larger and more conveniently placed venue, moving from the Aviva Stadium to the Citywest Hotel, Ireland’s premier conference venue. The one-day event is expected to attract over 2,000 delegates from […]
Ireland’s manufacturing sector expanded in November, but growth moved at the slowest pace in 21 months according to Investec’s monthly Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI).
The Investec Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index slipped to 53.3 in November from 53.6 in October.
While it remained comfortably above the 50 line denoting growth, the index registered the slowest pace of expansion since […]
The 15th Export Industry Awards was held at the Convention Centre in Dublin
The Irish Exporters Association recently held the 15th Export Industry Awards which attracted 500 guests and recognised companies throughout the country leading the way in exports.
The “Oscars of the export industry” attracted the likes of Tom Hayes T.D., Minister of State for the Department […]
Pat Horgan, Head of Specialised Relationship Management at Ulster Bank and Robert Grealis, Chairman Team Horizon
Team Horizon, the global life-science services firm with an expert focus on pharma and biopharma manufacturing processes, has won the Small Business Award 2015 at the Connacht final of the Ulster Bank Business Achievers Awards.
The Mayo based company will now […]
The latest PMI from Investec revealed another month of expansion for Ireland’s manufacturing sector
According to Investec’s monthly Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) the manufacturing industry experienced growth for the 29th month in a row.
The index revealed an improvement in business conditions within the sector for the month of October.
The rate of expansion in new orders rose […]
ecom’s Tab-Ex Series includes the World’s first Zone 1 certified tablet computer – the Tab-Ex 01 which is used by engineers, operators and technicians in zoned hazardous areas around the world
Industrial IT solutions provider, SolutionsPT, has partnered with ecom the world’s leading manufacturer of mobile computing devices which are designed for use in hazardous areas, […]
The National Sustainability Summit will take place for the first time on 3 November in the Aviva Stadium, Dublin.
The event will provide a timely platform to discuss and debate the parameters for COP21/CMP11 Conference of the Parties to the United Nationas Framework Convention on Climate Change (Paris 2015) that is fast approaching on 30 November, […]
Quinn Industrial Holdings lost €4 million in its first six weeks of operation, according to accounts released yesterday.
The accounts show the business, that took over certain manufacturing operations formerly part of the Quinn Group, has a turnover of €9.1 million in the period from November 20th, 2014, to the end of that year.
On November 20th, 2014, the […]
Siemens is launching its ambitious Partner 2020 programme. The bold strategy is set to inject a fresh focus on supplying technology and guidance to make Ireland a global manufacturing powerhouse, helping to drive productivity and reduce costs by up to 30%.
The ‘Partner 2020’ strategy, spearheaded by Andrew Reeks, is designed to rapidly change the technology […]
Investec’s latest Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) improved marginally to 53.8 in September, comfortably above the 50 mark that indicates growth.
Despite a strengthening of the euro relative to sterling in September, respondents again identified the UK as a key source of new business.
The sub-index for new export orders has now posted 27 successive months of […]