How To Avail Of Free Student Expertise

Tap Masters' expertise through Enfuse programme

Retail Insights From KPMG Ireland

Opportunities for domestic retailers to increase their market share

Mortgage Broker Warms To Chat Bots

Irish Mortgage Corporation partners with Syndeo

SEAI Is Helping SMEs To Cut Costs And Grow

€2,000 voucher to cover the cost of an energy audit

Viatel Expands With ActionPoint Acquisition

Limerick firm is digital transformation specialist

Gamma Unveils AddressLink Service

Solution has access to over 3 billion data points across Ireland

Ergo Announces €25m Asystec Acquisition

Bumper reward for Les Byrne and Aonghus O'Neill

Purty Kitchen Plans Outdoor Dining Space

Mark Heather and James Burgess now in charge of Dun Laoughaire landmark

Covid Supports Extended And Enhanced

EWSS and CRSS now expire on April 30 next

Chef Cúán Greene Gets Sussed with Pinergy

Pinergy seeks to inspire sustainable changes with industry-first new show

Government Steps Up Trading Restrictions

8pm curfew for bars and restaurants

Nostra Beefs Up With Enclave

Turnover heads for €30m

Houzz Acquires SaaS Startup ConX

Irish/Australian venture founded by Annie Slattery

MML Takes Control Of Cruinn Diagnostics

Four directors shared €4.2m in 2020

HealthBeacon IPO Raises €25m

Medical device developer listed on Euronext Growth Dublin

Future-Proof Your Workforce With Skills To Advance Training

Solas and ETB initiative for lower-skilled workers

Central Bank Digs Into Debt Distress

Loan forbearance on €4.7bn of borrowing

SMEs Prosper With LEO Supports

Grá Chocolates and Hope Beer tell their stories

Old-World Ambience For Ballymore Eustace Grocer

Artisan suppliers and delicatessen treats

Green For Business Is Good For Business

LEO Dublin City Green for Micro programme offers specialist help

New Wine Buff Store Opens In Killarney

Solicitor KD Evans pursues his passion

Two Month Extension For EWSS And CRSS

Full rate EWSS for December and January

Going For Growth Helps Female Entrepreneurs

Progamme application deadline is December 16

€50m To Support Tourism Businesses Next Year

Applications open on January 11

Foodservice Sector Faces Challenging 2022

Bord Bia Irish Foodservice Market Insights Report 2021

Look Back And Learn As We Move Forward

CEO Margaret Hearty details the range of InterTradeIreland supports

Guest Blog: Susan Rossney, Chartered Accountants Ireland

Counsel on effective energy management

Finalists Announced For SFA Awards 2022

Some of Ireland's best SMEs

Gasgon Medical Wins Seedcorn Contest

Keeping the bubbles out of your blood

Brian O’Sullivan Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

Awards too for David Henderson and Aimee Connolly

The Perfect Coffee, Served By Algorithm

Darragh and Keith Scanlon unveil,

Wellness And Tech Summit Planned For March 2022

Organiser Beth Lauren is an Ayurveda wellness counsellor

GoContractor Ties Down Large US Deal

Digitising hiring and compliance in construction

Italian Firm Acquires Swiftqueue Technologies

Exit is good result for Kernel Capital

Blow Hair Salon Opens On Belfield Campus

Convenient opening hours and deals for students

Arboretum Wins National Retailer Award

Longford boutique Fabiani is top store

XTremedy Medical Wins Big Ideas Award

Guinness Enterprise Centre Adds More Capacity

More co-working space too

DB Beans To Distribute Pure Roast Coffee Range

Kildare startup targets foodservice sector

Novum Doubles Capacity At Clonshaugh

LEAP technology is climate-friendly

Taoiseach Officially Opens NovaUCD Expansion

Capacity increase to 450 people

Dress For Success Rebrands As WorkEqual

Focus on workplace gender equality

Brightwater Owner Acquires Vantage Resources

Pleasing outcome for founder Simon Martin

Pharmapod Investors Send In Receiver

Canadian pharmacists backed venture with c.€2m

‘Backing Business’ Winners Transform Their Websites

With help from Virgin Media Business

Marlowe Pays £25m To Acquire EssentialSkillz

Pleasing disposal for founders Tony and Michelle Dervan

WineSpark Promises Big Wines At Smaller Prices

That’s the promise from founder Eamon FitzGerald

Female Entrepreneurs Compete For EU Innovator Prizes

Seven out of 21 finalists in EU contest

Typetec Survey Highlights Endemic Ransomware

Average extracted was almost €23,000

UK Buyer Acquires Poster Plan

Talon Outdoor is UK’s leading independent OOH specialist

Dublin Is Fourth-Best City For Startups

Aarhus and Copenhagen in top spots

Bord na Móna Accelerator For Green Ventures

Accelerate Green seeks on-site participants from February 2022

Enterprise Moves To Acquire Van Rental Rival

Walker Vehicle Rentals agrees to be acquired

Bellingham Capital Acquires National Organics

Best known for Bunalun organic brand

Company Tax Implications Of Remote Working Overseas

Hidden tax liabilities for both employers and employees

Want To Win Up To €50,000 With The FedEx Small Business Grant?

Grand Prize of €50,000 and three Judges Choice Awards to be won, each worth €15,000*

Cake Firm Back In Family Control

Brodericks buy out Development Capital Fund

ISME Outlines Proposals For Pensions Equity

Keeping marginal tax relief tops the list

Mulligan’s Pharmacy Adds 18th Outlet

Kilmacthomas pharmacist is retiring

How To Improve Facebook Advertising

‘Peak Season Prep Series’ webinars

IMRO Announces Radio Awards 2021

Best breakfast radio is in Cork

Digital Health In Ireland – Where To Next?

Ruth Bailey, CEO, VIGO Health looks at the drivers, challenges and opportunities for Digital Health in Ireland

Magnet Plus Promises No Bots For Customers

Magnet Networks rebrands

Irish Business Design Challenge Invites Entries

€50,000 prize money on offer

Kirby Group And Collen Expand Swedish Footprint

Data Centre builds are great for Irish firms

Guest Blog: Joe Balamash, CPM Ireland

Management styles must adapt to hybrid working

‘Inspiration Awards’ Return To Virgin Media TV

Awards partner is Gala Retail

Square Frees Up Time For Bundoran Café

Square handles card payments with no extra fees

Wage Subsidy Changes Will Be Announced In Budget

EWSS rules unchanged through October

Remote Employees Concerned About Lack of Recognition and Rewards

Employers entitled to €500 tax-free gift allowance per worker

How To Improve Tendering Capability

InterTradeIreland Go-2-Tender workshops

Ambr Eyewear Wins Blackrock Village Pop-Up

Eyewear retailer scoops Champion Green prize

Fifty Firms Awarded Origin Green Gold Membership

Bord Bia launches Origin Green Progress Report 2021

Three New Board Members At HR Duo

Former Clerys boss is chairman of Dunshaughlin venture

Guaranteed Irish Chips For Your Chipper

Meadowfresh Foods and O’Shea Farms partner for new facility

Central Bank Publishes SME Credit Data

Gross new lending increased 4/1% in Q2 2021

What’s Stopping Businesses Going To The Cloud?

Adrian Kelly in DNA IT Solutions is a fan of IBM Cloud

Tigers Childcare Acquires Little Fairies

Tallaght buy extends network to 14 centres

State Loans For Redundancy Payments

And redundancy top-up for employees too

KPMG Urges Support For Family Businesses In Budget 2022

‘Family businesses are embracing the transformation agenda’

‘Build The Future’ Is Theme For Women’s Enterprise Day

Online event on October 7

Top User Experience Award For Fathom

Belfast agency recently joined Low&Behold stable

Eight Tech Innovators Compete For KPMG Prize

KPMG will send winner to Web Summit 2021

Guaranteed Irish Lines Up March 2022 Awards

SFA National Business Awards next March too

Coach Tour Operators Gloomy About 2022

Substantial decline in forward bookings

Family Firms Want Lower Capital Taxes

Smith & Williamson/FBN report

Online Sales Up Even As Shopfronts Reopen

Facebook report finds Irish SMEs more than averagely optimistic

Six Winners In ‘Grow With Aldi’ Contest

On sale from September 23

Wisetek Opens Milton Keynes IT Disposal Centre

Recycling retired IT gear and providing data destruction

Insights From Bord Bia On Global Food Sustainability

75% of global consumers are buying more sustainably

Tips For Virtual Business Development

Counsel for accountancy firms from Mary Cloonan

Trial Electric Cargobike For Six Months

Bleeper links up with Dublin City Council

Three Ireland Offering Micro Business Grants

€100,000 bursary to be shared by 10 firms

Republic Of Work Upgrades Workspaces

Dan and Linda Kiely are among the backers

Knowledge Transfer Increased Through 2020

KTI's annual scorecard

Deloitte Announces Best Managed Companies

25 new companies in 139-firm BMC network

Surge Of Optimism For Food And Agribusiness

Rising costs and climate change are challenges

Freshly Chopped Branches Into Pizza

First Neat Pizza locations in Smithfield and Fairview

Kilsaran’s Vehicle Fleet Managed By MotionMetrics

Efficiencies for materials supplier’s 400-strong fleet

Let’s Drink A Pint To Solar Energy

Budweiser to place solar panels on 100 pubs

US Firm Buys NEXA Enterprise Asset Management

Transcat deal worth €19m plus earnout to the vendors

CSR And Sustainability Spotlight: Aviva Ireland

Aviva promotes sustainability and D&I

Export Webinars From Enterprise Ireland

Export Compass Series starts 7 September

Guest Blog: Klair Neenan, SSE Airtricity

Time to accelerate Ireland's climate response

Dun Laoghaire LEO Launches FULL For Managers

New management capability programme

Donegal Has Ambition To Find Female Entrepreneurs

Second year of LEO ‘pre-accelerator’ programme for women

Bord Na Móna’s Transition To A Climate Solutions Company

Semi-state prioritising carbon storage and biodiversity

Blanco Niño Plots British And Nordic Expansion

Blanco Niño has crunched the numbers

New SME Covid Supports Guide From TaxAssist

Check if your business is eligible

Don’t Overlook Register Of Beneficial Ownership

You can’t open a business bank account without RBO

MML Growth Capital Buys Into Green Waste

Natural World Products is sector leader in Northern Ireland

Fast-Track Business Growth With Cross-Border Trade

InterTradeIreland can help you expand your trade into Northern Ireland

Prodigy’s Minecraft Coding Goes Down Under

A million students could learn coding the fun way

Win Blackrock Shop Premises For Six Months

Champion Green competition

Connacht Distillery Releases First Mayo Whiskey

First whiskey to be distilled in Mayo in over 150 years

Cardinal Capital Bets On SIM Local Bounce

Undisclosed amount to boost sales of prepaid local SIM cards

CJK Acquires McGrattan & Kenny

Electrical contractor adds mechanical engineering

Bord Bia Partners With The NBDC To Support Biodiversity

Martin Hofler outlines new biodiversity guidelines

Sligo’s Flipside Named Ireland’s Best Burger

Public voted ahead of national burger day

Household Balance Sheets Survive Covid Intact

Household debt at post-recession low

BHP Insurance Acquires Keegan Meredith & Williams

Takeover funding from Melior Equity Partners

MEBAS Opens To Applicants Making Above €15k

Once-off payment of €1,500 for musicians, crew etc

Deliveroo Expands Into Waterford

1,800 restaurants now partnered with platform

Lidl Promoting Artisan Foods And Drinks

Kickstart supplier programme recruiting for 2022

Gino’s Gelato Is Cream Of The Crop

Ice cream vendor is in rapid expansion mode

Donnybrook Fair Listing For Jump Juice Bars

Cork chain has 24 stores

Elysian Capital Buys Into Cross Rental Services

Lonsdale Capital heads for exit

News Over Audio Partners With Go1

Aussie channel will host Dublin content

The Cliffs Of Moher? Now There’s An App

‘Richer experience’ for visitors

Guaranteed Irish Hampers From Green Grocer’s Daughter

Artisan food and drink producers unite

One Fab Day Publishes Wedding Venues Guide

The 100 best venues in Ireland

Tesco To Stock Velo Coffee In Selected Stores

Cork company sells sustainable coffee

Corporate Recovery Solutions From Fitzwilliam Corporate Insolvency

Practical and results-driven corporate recovery solutions

Monthly Reports Required For EWSS

Employers must submit monthly turnover reports to Revenue

PhysioShop Expands Online Product Range

Online physio store thrives as more people work from home

Business Women Wanted For Acorns Programme

Closing date for rural scheme is September 10

‘Private Cloud’ Provider Certified Carbon Neutral

Stryve’s climate plan greenlit by German auditor

NoCo Partnership To Provide More Remote Working Hubs

Over 350 remote working locations now available with NoCo

Rethink Ireland Details Social Enterprise Grants

Surf therapy and knitting to promote social cohesion

Personal Injuries Claims Down Sharply In 2020

Reduction pre-dates new claims guidelines

Plan For The Future With McCarthy Insurance Group

Protect and plan for the future of your business

Rules Announced For Indoor Hospitality Operations

Proof of Covid immunity required for indoor meal or drink

Martin Details Latest Tourism Supports

Grants of up to €800,000 for tourist attractions, accommodation providers

Kerry Food Hub Expands Innovation Centre

Incubator to add ten more units

Five Micro Firms Compete For Arnotts Listing

Prize is €10,000 business development fund

Finance Solutions From Sage Accounting In Practice

'With AutoEntry, I just take a photo and upload it to Sage every week using the app'

Arise Europe Acquired By Adec Innovations

Swiss firm snaps up Limerick call centre operator

GaitKeeper Spots Declining Health By Watching You Walk

AI-based tool can measure deteriorating gait

MADELOCAL: Supporting Ireland’s Creative Entrepreneurs

Over 1,100 craft brands and over 250 retailers are involved in DCCI initiative

Bailout Grants For Event Organisers

Grants up to €50,000

Family Firms Need These Budget Tax Initiatives

PwC says extend wage subsidies to mid-2022

New Restructuring Scheme To Help Small Businesses

SCARP insights from Barry Cahir in Beauchamps

Guest Blog: Stephen Scott, Smith & Williamson

SCARP is a welcome addition to the restructuring toolkit

Why Brand Purpose Matters More Than Ever

It is fundamental to everything you do, says Totem's Colin Byrne.

Spar Trials Tap Technology For Donations

Strikepay tech to fundraise for Make-A-Wish

Guest Blog: Brendan Hanratty, Kroll

‘The best way to navigate a challenging economic environment is through an agreed negotiated position’

Drinking In Pubs Set To Be Legalised

Pub restrictions to lift after 16 months

Guest Blog: Frank O’Neill, EY Private Family Business

Succession planning remains a challenge for family businesses

Viatel Acquires Nova Telecom In Cork

Digiweb parent adds c.2,000 Munster customers

Fáilte Ireland: Supporting The Tourism Sector Recovery

‘This investment will have far-reaching national and regional economic benefits’

Wilson Architecture Expands Design Studio

RIAI announces architecture awards

Texthelp Acquires Danish Firm Wizkids

Big deal for Belfast edtech specialist

MCL Insurance Launches GetSetGo Brand

Marketing push with OTB Sports podcasts

Denmark’s NNIT Acquires SL Controls

Deal mints six millionaires

Innovu Snaps Up Goggin Insurance Brokers

More consolidation in intermediary market

British Buyer Team17 Acquires StoryToys

Another chapter in the Ideal Binary story

Retailers Receive €5m Grants For Online Trading

The 133 shops receiving average state aid grant of €37,500

Launch Your Next Great Business Idea With Fusion

DCU Fusion promotes entrepreneurs and innovations from outside academia

Insurance Cover Dries Up For Many Sectors

Alliance wants state action to ensure access to cover

CameraMatics Tops In Startup Awards

EI’s High Potential Start-Up founder of the year

AIB Tool Delivers Card Payments Insights

'Main Street Insights' free for AIB Merchant Services customers

Moneysherpa Offers Mortgage Switching Advice

Mark Coan launches new personal finance business

Wayflyer Puts Down Roots In Atlanta

eCommerce funder plans to scale rapidly

R&D Tax Credit And Grant Tips From Braithwaite

Boost your cashflow with R&D Tax Credit and Grants

Managing Innovation With The ISO 56000 Series

Eureka moments for SMEs must be sustainable and consistent

Why There’s Nothing Ad Hoc About Innovation

Innovation tips from BearingPoint Ireland

Guest Blog: Robert Dunne, GlycoSeLect

The pharmaceutical industry has changed dramatically

New Accelerator For Food/Agtech Startups

UCD innovation centre is behind new programme

What Green Grants Does Enterprise Ireland Offer?

Climate Enterprise Action Fund, Climate Action Voucher, GreenStart, GreenPlus

IADT Partners With NovaUCD For New Frontiers

Entrepreneur training in South Dublin

AudioOne Partners With AdsWizz For Soundcloud Ads

Advertisers can tap into Soundcloud inventory

Has Your Covid Vaccine Been Effective?

New home test product from MyBio

Streamlined And Accurate Mortgage Estimates

Independent Property Price Index partners with

One4All Facilitates Employee Recognition And Rewards

Contactless One4all Digital Gift Card can be sent by SMS or email

Minister Pledges €6.5m For Taxi Sector

Limos and hackneys also eligible for supports

Micro Enterprises Offered Covid Grants

Up to €4,000 grant available in second round of SBASC

My VirtualWorkspace Helps Lawyers Work Remotely

Employees now have a legal right to request remote working

Employers To Pay For Staff Sick Days

Small firms will have to pay for up to ten sickies in 2025

Guest Blog: Barry Harper, Nvolve Group

Why investment in Digital Learning is worthwhile

Insurance Broker Future Rebrands As Campion Insurance

Deal went through last December

What’s In Store For B2B Operations

The Business-to-Business world is changing fast. DHL explains how to adapt and thrive

Camile Thai Hooks Up With Kitchen United

American ‘ghost kitchen’ operator

Pubs Reopen For Outdoor Service

Estimated 25,000 staff return to work

Cork Accountancy Firms Announce Merger

Tobin O’Sullivan merges with James Byrne & Co

Sustainability Expert Wins Network Cork Award

Tara Shine advises on UN climate change goals

Ballinasloe Project Reaches Digital Town Awards

Shopping platform boosted local trading in lockdown

Smoove, Hansum, And Brotherly Love

Cork brothers open side-by-side food operations

Sustainability Insights From Origin Green Ambassadors

Ambassador programme awards 10 places for an MSc in Business Sustainability

Dodgy Internet? Maybe Eir 5G Broadband Will Suit

€45 a month alternative to fixed line connection

AMCS Group Acquires Dataset Solutions

Founder Tom Rafferty (62) started business in 1986

Buymie Extends Service To Galway And Limerick

Service in selected Dunnes Stores, Lidl and Tesco stores

Professionals Welcome Insolvency Reform

But RII says SCARP Bill needs to be tweaked

Aldi Showcases New Food Suppliers

New lines from 57 development programme graduates

Welltel Acquires Cloud Specialist Strencom

Merged entity predicts €38m turnover in 2021

Eligibility Extended For Small Business Assistance Scheme

Payments of €1,000 to €4,000 available for micro firms

MyITdepartment Merges With Intuity Technologies

Gerry Cox continues his expansion strategy

CopperCase Inventor Wins Student Enterprise Award

Copper container sanitises face masks

SuperValu Lists 45 New Food Producers

Food Academy graduates listed in selected stores

‘Daring’ Stories To Inspire SMEs

Vodafone's #ThoseWhoDare takes place from May 17 to 21

Remote Exams Boost UCD’s TestReach

2,700 doctors used venture's virtual exam halls

Minister Outlines New SME Rescue Process

SCARP alternative to examinership for small and micro companies

Family Baton Is Passed At Datascan

Orla Cafferty assumes CEO role as father Padraic becomes chairman

Event Organisers Want State Support Extended

Tap due to be turned off on June 30

InterTradeIreland Seedcorn Contest Opens For Entries

Investor ready prize fund of €300,000

New Competitive Start Fund For Startups

€1m in Enterprise Ireland funding on offer

OnePatch Joins eBay ‘Partner Growth Initiative’

Dunne brothers’ venture manages overselling issue

Topform Tops Again At SFA Business Awards

Kitchen worktops specialists is 'model company'

ProcessUs Acquired By Hikari

Synergy of data analytics and process re-engineering

SME Owners Failing To Plan For Succession

Investwise survey of owner/managers

Lacemaker Wins RDS Branchardière Award

Fiona Harrington recognised for innovation in the craft

Stryving To Capitalise On Cloud

Andrew Tobin swapped digital marketing for private cloud services to create Stryve

Kindora Founder’s Partner Came Via LinkedIn

Passing on those well-loved — and expensive — baby products

Campsited Investors Play The Long Game

When Covid is over, book your campsite online

Bord Gáis Energy Interview: Tracy Keoghan, Lemon Leaf Café

‘The first lockdown was very challenging as we had no idea what to expect’

Origin Green Guides SMEs On Decarbonisation Journey

'Pathways to Net Zero' document provides jargon-free help

Publicans Demand Reopening Roadmap

Northern Ireland beer gardens opening for May bank holiday

Entrepreneurs Graduate From UCC Ignite

Patrick O’Regan's ReachTheTop judged best of the bunch

SMEs Offered Cheap Way To Offset Carbon Footprint

It’s Earth Day, and time to plant another million trees

Welltel Acquires Capstone Intelligent Solutions

Sandyford contact centre and unified communications provider

Hair Salons Seek Tax Credit Incentive

Hair and Beauty Industry Confederation makes its case

LEOs Distributed €22m In 2020

Numbers trained more than doubled

Public Procurement Tips From InterTradeIreland

Ten tips to tap the €12bn all-island public tendering market

Small Business Assistance Scheme Deadline This Week

Has your turnover fallen by 75%? 

New Climate Action Grants For SMEs

Climate Enterprise Action Fund has €10m to distribute

Insurers Tally Cost Of Covid Business Interruption

Latest estimate is €430m

Farmers Urged To Plan For Their Future

Ifac 'Growing Your Future' report

Boxofwine Partners With Wineport Lodge

€60 monthly subscription service for three bottles

Five Star Fulfilment For Ecommerce Outsourcing

Kilcock company handles fulfilment for e-commerce brands

Sage Marketplace Has Apps For SMEs

New platform to help cope with digital reality after Covid

RSK Group Acquires Smith+Kennedy Architects

Alan Ryder can't stop buying

Square Comes To Town With Early Access Programme

Payments systems made easy

ISME Reports On Q1 2021 Trends

Demand for credit growing, but refusals still high

Neuro-Marketing Can Read Consumers’ Minds

Future Proof Insights has a novel approach

Arnotts To Showcase Startup Products

€10,000 and retail space for budding startups

EML Payments Acquires Sentenial For €110m

Deal includes Sentenial’s Nuapay platform

Three More Paid Leave Weeks For Parents

Paid parental leave entitlement is now five weeks

FRS Recruitment Acquires Get The Shifts

Hannah Wrixon started venture in 2016

B Corp Brings Businesses Together For Positive Change

Reach out to the Irish B Corps Community and show that your business cares

Asendia Takes Full Contol Of eShopWorld

Windfall for founder Tommy Kelly

State Grants For Outdoor Dining Facilities

Grants of up to €4,000 for hotels. restaurants and pubs

Retailers Shocked As Restrictions Extended

No roadmap for shut down businesses

Optimise Your Digital Channels To Boost B2B Sales

Insights from Stephen Murphy in Dept Digital

My VirtualWorkspace Helps Accountants Work Remotely

A managed virtual desktop solution that's flexible and secure

Successful Marketing Depends On Digital Transformation

Digital marketing insights from Mark McCann of OLIVER Ireland

Positioning Is Key When Rebranding For B2B

Map your position to nail your messaging, says Squaredot's Ian Blake

Cost Of Wages Subsidy To Reach €3 Billion

309,500 workers supported by Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme

PayPal’s New Commerce Platform For Business

Fully integrated payment methods and tools for growth

Click And Collect App Waives Fees used by restaurants and shops

Live Performance Support Scheme Opens For Applications

€25m on offer for event organisers, with grants from €10,000

Cyclescheme To Improve Post-Pandemic Commute

Securing cycling to work incentives has never been easier, says Ronan Kieran in One4all Rewards

Fancy A Nude Wine Tasting?

Virtual tastings from online wine merchant

Airfield Estate Opens Overends Farm Shop

Facility is run by Gather & Gather Ireland

Green Rebel Marine Buys Into IDS Monitoring

Pearse Flynn acquires 70% stake

Tech Mahindra Paying €20m Upfront For Perigord

More to come for Leamys in the earnout

Dedicated Google Website For Small Firms

‘Buy Irish’ search term increased by 3,500% in 2020

Bord Gáis Energy Launches Smart Energy Plans For Businesses

Bord Gáis Energy's Smart meters allow businesses to efficiently manage electricity usage

Micil Distillery Takes On Parliament Whiskey

Connemara drand adds to poitín and gin portfolio

The Man Behind Joe Biden’s Shamrock Bowl

Crystal master craftsman Eamonn Terry

Scooter Renter Gears Up For Irish Launch

Brendan O’Driscoll joins Bird’s executive team

MentorsWork Tool Identifies Skills Gaps

Owner-managers urged to assess their competency

Clune Technology Group Acquires Gradguide

Terry Clune spreads his wings

Bord Bia Sustainability Spotlight: Artizan Food Co.

'Origin Green helps us to make more sustainable business decisions'

Spotlight Oral Care Wins Website Award

Digital Business Ireland gongs

New Personal Injury Guidelines: What Happens Next?

Analysis from Neil McDonnell, CEO of ISME

Beauty Firms Close To Breaking Point

Spa Association warns of black market treatments

Fibre Broadband Connections Making Headway

ComReg report says one in six broadband connections are fibre

KPMG Reports On Fintech Activity

Figures from H2 2020

Free Entry To Online Shop Service offers three-month sub at no charge

Champion Green Launches Local Business Campaign

Encouraging consumers to buy local

Conroy Pallets Have Enduring Appeal

Industry will always needs pallets from Oliver Conroy Pallets

Hubbcat Tech Makes Sure You’re Isolating

Kilcoole firm’s geo-fencing solution

Datascan Mailroom Enjoys 400% Growth

Company invests in new software

SMEs Have Increased Role In Education

Global Business Coalition for Education issues report.

Demand For Designers Doubled In Five Years

Report highlights looming shortage of design skills

Trusted Advice From Carr Communications

50 years at the forefront of the communications industry in Ireland

Level 5 Restrictions Extended To April 5

Taoiseach dashes business hopes

Barriers To Digitisation A Threat To Recovery

Vodafone report says SMEs need support for investment

Blacknight Enters Home Broadband Market

Business services expanded too

Don’t Let Covid Derail Your Exit Plan

Counsel from Brian Cremin in 3SIXTY

Guest Blog: James McCann, ClearStory International

The key to international reputation building for startups

Local Enterprise Week 2021 Is Going Virtual

Great online events for business from March 1st to March 5th

Judges Under Fire Over Personal Injuries Vote

ISME highlights perceived conflict of interest

Incubator Lab To Help Life Sciences Startups

Patsy Carney's Kinetic Labs is the first of its kind

Tourists Not Welcome But Paddy’s Day Festival Goes On

€1.4m taxpayer funding for virtual events

DCC Renews Social Entrepreneurs Partnership

€1 million funding over five years

Defeat Your Ego With Cork ETB

Video programme combats lockdown isolation

Bevcraft Tops At National Enterprise Awards

Have canning machine, will travel

Mastercard Boost For CleverCards

Sandyford venture joins Fintech Express programme

Most Online Shoppers Buy Overseas

PayPal urges Irish retailers to embrace digital ofering

Government Boosts Covid Business Aids

Covid-19 Business Aid Scheme will help slammed firms that don't qualify for CRSS grant

SportCaller Acquired By Bally’s Corporation

Cash and shares deal grosses €31m for vendors

Camilla Cullinane Joins Guaranteed Irish Board

KPMG tax partner has extensive experience

Food Companies Urged To ‘Think Digital’

Online capability assistance from Bord Bia

Four Star Pizza Reports Online Growth

Sales up 6% despite shop lockdowns

€20,000 Grants For Electric Taxi Drivers

€5,000 more for wheelchair-friendly EV

Time To Look Beyond PCR Covid Testing

Antigen testing clarifies who is or is not infectious

Fáilte Ireland Details Tourism Supports Scheme

Commercial rates waiver also extended to Q1, with caveats

Who Qualifies For Q1 Rates Waiver?

No waiver for office buildings

Export Webinars From Enterprise Ireland

Next one on February 11

Weddings Sector Demands Govt. Clarity

Turnover down by a billion last year

Localised Gift Cards Assist Small Shops

Miconex town and city cards now in Ireland

Tesco Starts Recycling Soft Plastic Waste

Partnership with Paltech in Galway

New Business Model For Money Doctors

Author John Lowe becomes book publisher

DropChef Chows Down On VentureWave Funding

RocDoc Testing Hauliers For Covid

Taxpayer funding for antigen tests

Irish Makers Showcase Their Wares Online

Creative Expo aimed at international buyers

SME Taskforce Calls For Reduced CGT

‘Entrepreneurs need to be taken seriously’

Strong Year Ahead For M&A, Says KPMG

Brexit certainty will outweigh Covid disruption

Wide Eye Outdoor And Adtower Merge Networks

Both ventures controlled from Isle of Man

Examinership Saves Almost 600 Jobs

Baker Tilly expects more action in 2021

Bank Of Ireland Detects Agri Distress

Foodservice lockdown takes its toll

An Post’s ‘Send Love’ Cards Are Back

Incrfeased discount on parcel labels

Principal Logistics Acquires Brentech Data Systems

Warehouse management software technology

Making Brexit Manageable For Cross-Border Traders

Business supports from InterTradeIreland to help deal with Brexit

Increased Business Security With Manguard Plus

Manguard Plus is the largest privately owned security company in Ireland

Insolvencies Stable Despite Covid Pandemic

State supports and forbearance keep wolf from the door

Low-Cost Liquidity For The SME Finance Market

Range of Covid-19 related supports available to SMEs from SBCI

Street Furniture Demand Boosts Hartecast

Wexford SME eyes up pandemic opportunites

The Handmade Soap Company Cleans Up Through Pandemic

Pandemic success story boosted by €15,000 KPMG Private Enterprise bursary

Parcels To Britain Require Customs Forms

HMRC VAT return for goods valued over €135

The Seven Cs Of Business Recovery

Neil Hughes of Baker Tilly Ireland sets out a roadmap for business recovery

Travel Agents Want CRSS Payments

ITAA says 'we're open but nobody's buying'

Currency Risk Management Advice From Bank Of Ireland

New trading arrangements will apply between Ireland and Britain from January 1st 2021

CSO Data Highlights NPHET Enterprise Victims

Hospitality and hairdressers worst hit

Exhibition Organisers Prepare For Re-Opening

Official endorsement for Covid protocols

Breaking Down Barriers To Business Innovation

InterTradeIreland webinars offer a blueprint for action

Deadline Looms For Strong Customer Authentication

Visa downloads to help with compliance

Active Wear Firm Sees Sales Soar 150%

Trendy & Bendy gear is figure-enhancing sportswear

Economic Uncertainty Boosts Appeal Of MBO Exit Solution

'Like any other transaction, price is paramount in any MBO'

Debt Restructuring Advice From Beauchamps

‘It’s the right time to look at restructuring debt’

Incentives For Employers To Recruit Apprentices

Over 17,000 people are currently undertaking an apprenticeship

Pandemic Panic Wipes Out Hotel Bookings

IHF wants hotels included in Covid Restrictions Support Scheme

Earth’s Edge Pivots From Tibet To Kerry

Eight day trek in Kerry in April 2021

Gresham House Acquires Appian Asset Management

UK buyer paying €3.6m net upfront

Grace O’Malley Releases Gift Box Editions

Two whiskey tumblers included

Synergy Centre Showcases Emerging Entrepreneurs

New Frontiers graduates show off their wares

Cpac Modular Unveils Safegate Hygiene Pod

Covid check system for venues and buildings

Velo Coffee Secures Dunnes Listing

Cork roaster's BMX brewed from Brazilian beans

Sweet Aldi Deal For Twomeys Bakery

€1.5m worth of tarts, scones, sponge and crumble

Gigabit Broadband From Telcom

ESB Telecoms partnership uses SIRO connection

Fifteen Women Start Innovate Programme

Men need not apply

Bank Of Ireland Endorses Banba App

Contactless payment system

Online Directory Of Artisan Food And Drink Vendors

‘Money for Jam’ author provides free service

Surprise Bestseller For Galway Academics

'Old Ireland in Colour' from Merrion Press

Companies Are ‘Sleepwalking’ Into UK Trade Trap

Nearly 40% have no Brexit plan in place

Interview: Keith Symes, Sussed Nutrition

Stop sometimes, or opportunities vanish

Eppione Offering Health Insurance Comparison

HealthCare Compare led by Barbara Sheahan

SME Advice From FitzGerald Legal & Advisory

Early engagement provides for more options to be considered

Finalists Announced For SFA Awards

43 companies from 15 counties

PrintCheck Group Is More Than Just Ink On Paper

Delivering intelligent communications that make more possible

Solar AdTek Partners With Vivid Edge

Outdoor advertising can be greener

Secure Medical Deliveries With DHL

All Medical Express shipments are prioritised in DHL's network

Positive Carbon Advances To Seedcorn Final

Food waste solution for hospitality sector

Online Shoppers Urged To ThinkIrish

ECAI directory of 300 local websites

Octiga Protection For Microsoft 365

Galway startup automates cybersecurity

Events Manager Crowdfunds For HotFoot App

Elite Events Management seeks to raise €150,000

SME Supports: COVID-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme From SBCI

'There is significant early interest in the scheme'

Gallagher’s Bakery Majors On Sourdough

New Bakehouse range includes sourdough sliced pans

Irish Retailers Get Social Media Boost

#shoplocal trending on Facebook and Instagram

Bord Bia Sustainability Spotlight: Meade Potato Company

'Sustainability often leads to innovation and diversification'

Glanta Teams With BeWise For Sanitiser Venture

Cashel publican Seamus Foley shows his pivot skills

Premier Business Centres Celebrates 21 Years In Business

All-inclusive fee allows companies to budget for year ahead

Skillnet Ireland Launches Five-Year Strategy

Agency to spend €100m annually upskilling Ireland's workforce

Aspira To Add 30 Jobs Overseas

Expanding into the Asia-Pacific region

Women Suffer From Gender Pension Gap

But both sexes fail to save enough

Five Farms Liqueur Secures Harrods Listing

Flying Tumbler Irish Whiskey launches in Carlow

Ireland AM Promoting Local Businesses

The Late Late Show follows Virgin Media's lead

PFH Technology Awarded Government Contract

Lenovo supply deal worth €5 million

Entries Sought For Irish Business Design Challenge

Design & Crafts Council Ireland competition

Advertisers Urged To Shoot Commercials In Ireland

Though lockdown has benefits too

Amazon Academy Arrives In Ireland

November 6 event has online sales focus

Don’t Miss Out On Restart Grant Top-ups

Deadline is Saturday October 31

Future Oversight Of Pension Schemes

'Being a trustee of a pension scheme is a significant responsibility'

Take Your Brand Nationwide With Backing Business

Over 200 businesses featured across Virgin TV platforms

Carrolls Irish Gifts Ramps Up Online Presence

Salesforce solution with tweaks from Tryzens

Bord Bia Announces National Organic Awards

Pandemic prompts consumers to buy more organic products

Sensys Selects IP Telecom For Internet Backbone

Remote working systems

Second Helping Of Virtual Homewares Show taking place on Saturday November 21

Emergency Flood Relief For Cork Traders

€5,000 channelled through Red Cross

Wage Subsidy Boost For Level 5

Increase for Pandemic Unemployment Payment too

A Cask Of The Pure Drop For €10,000

Dingle Distillery will sell you a couple of hundred litres

Údarás Expo Showcases Food & Drink

Gaeltacht Food & Drink EXPO 2020, October 27/28

Winners And Losers In The Legal Recruitment Shakeout

‘Junior lawyers will need to step outside their comfort zone and take charge of their job search’

Pamela Scott To Shutter Twelve Stores

Up to 104 staff to lose this jobs

Trading Restrictions Whack Border Retailers

Level 4 lockdown from midnight October 15

Clevernet Targets Building Energy Management

Kernel platform tracks WiFi too

Nesta Storage To Open Kilbarrack Facility

800 storage units by end of year

Bord Bia Sustainability Spotlight: Carbery Group

‘We have integrated sustainability into our core business strategy’

Greencastle Capital Completes Joe Acquisition

Iconic Labs taking charge of Joe and Her

Crowe Survey Highlights Restaurant Pressures

Accountants suggest tax warehousing extension

Facebook Offering Grants To 1,000 Small Businesses

€4.7 million in cash and ad credits

New Bill Tweaks Personal Insolvency Rules

Easier for a debtor to qualify for a Debt Relief Notice

KPMG Acquires Future Analytics Consulting

Expansion into socio-economic planning and data driven research

Revenue To Speed Up Wage Subsidy Payments

Payments will issue on Friday October 9

Covid Testing Without GP Referral

Vida Care fills gap in the market

Kinsale Named Ireland’s Most Enterprising Town

Bank of Ireland Begin Together Awards 2020

Trading Restrictions Extended Nationwide Until Oct.27

'Experience Economy' on its knees

Insurance Broker NFP Signals Expansion

Global broker wants more Irish acquisitions

Catch-22 For English Language Schools

Progressive College Network considering legal action

Eight Essential Components Of Employee Engagement

Counsel from Legal Island

September Slump For Services Sector

AIB Services PMI falls into contraction territory

Java Republic Acquires Cork Distributor

The Island Beverage Company in Bandon

Apex Scientific Acquired By Arch Sciences

Maynooth venture owned by Andy Pepper, Suzanne Corcoran and Eamon McGirl

Central Bank Measures Covid Impact

Policy should be directed towards survival of the fittest

Microsoft Pitches Dynamics 365 For SMEs

Cloud system to improve business process

Financial Woes? Better Call The Surgeon

Handy videos from Murray Finance

Green Rebel Marine Promises 80 Jobs

Pearse Flynn acquires Crosshaven Boatyard

Virtual Discussion Of Brexit Reality

ISME critical of National Competitiveness Council

Family Firms Call For Commercial Rates Review

Family Business Network wants CGT cut too

KTI Helps Companies Source Cutting-Edge Technology

Knowledge Transfer Ireland has launched a dedicated Covid-19 Non-Exclusive Royalty-Free Licence

Enterprise Ireland Business Response Supports

Range of supports from July jobs stimulus available to SMEs

Connectify Can Help With Google Home Devices

Startup finds supports are thin on the ground

NPHET Accused Of Weaponising Pandemic

Health officials have anti-alcohol agenda, say publicans

Live Events Sector Faces ‘Decimation’

Open letter pleads for government attention

Idiro Takes Analytics SME Award

Founder Aidan Connolly honoured by industry peers

Geodirectory Turns Data Into A Balance Sheet Asset

Every delivery will be at the right address using GeoAddress Checked

ScanSmart Automates Track & Trace For Bars

€15 a month and five minutes to set up

Velo Coffee Roasters Hooks Malaysia Order

Aldi listing propelled Cork firm forward

Ministers Must Ignore NPHET Scaremongering

Dept. of Health and HSE suit themselves

Software To Monitor Employee Productivity

Xcentuate launches productivity tracker for remote workers

LEO Network Supporting SMEs Through Covid-19

Local Enterprise Offices have a wide range of supports on offer

Free Guide Simplifies Credit Guarantee Scheme

Digital booklet launched by Banking and Payments Federation Ireland

Pandemic Unemployment Payment Deadline Extended

No redundancy claims allowed until after November 30

LEOs Launch €2m Fund For Micro Businesses

Grant of up to €1,000

Tech Firms Finding Funding Despite Pandemic

Mason Hayes & Curran surveys the sector

Interview: Catherine Collins, Credit Review

Reviewing credit applications and restructuring proposals to help SMEs through Covid-19

Better Connectivity With Virgin Media Homeworker Broadband

Cost-effective and reliable business solution in the age of remote working

Get Behind DCCI #MADELOCAL Campaign

Irish designers and makers need a boost following Covid-19

Tour Operators Make Case For Bailout

1,000 jobs at risk among incoming tour operators

Agribusiness Confidence Hits Three-Year Low

ifac 2020 Food and AgriBusiness Report

Keep Company Records Up To Date

Edward Evans in Beauchamps explains why

SME Recovery Proposes Compensation Fund

State bailout for SMEs affected by Covid

Sherpa Events Lines Up ‘Irish Icons’

Opportunity to 'interact verbally'

Bumper Reward For Iconic Investors 

Angel investors do well at Iconic Translation Machines

Revenue Updates Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme Guidance

Turnover decline must be 30% in H2

Small Firms Require New Rescue Mechanism

Examinership can cost €80,000

€1,000 Enterprise Support Grant Now Available

Expenses have to be receipted

Microfinance Ireland Reopens Covid-19 Loan Scheme

Upper loan limit reduced from €50k to €25k

Lidl Turns To Enerpower For Solar Panels

Ten more stores earmarked for solar upgrade

The High Street Shops Succeeding Online

With a little help from taxpayers...

Blanco Niño Tortillas Secures Dunnes Stores Listing

Clonmel manufacturer uses traditional Mexican techniques

Virgin Media Calls On Public To ‘Back Business’

#BackingBusiness offers free TV commercials

A Practical Guide To Sustainability For SMEs

Expert guidance from KPMG

Digital Skills Webinar For SMEs

An Post teams up with Google on Sept.3

InvestinU Helps Tie Down Trading Online Voucher

Eoin Lynch and Cara Martin pivot their business model

Fresh Grant Funding For Online Retailers

New call under Online Retail Scheme

Dublin Chamber Slams NPHET Measures

‘Business community needs clear evidence’

Isme Wants Professional Training For SMEs

Blue Cert would mimic Teagasc’s green certification

Blacknight Launches shopBuilder For Easy E-Commerce

shopBuilder makes it painless to set up an e-commerce section on your website

UK Trials For Zipp Mobility Scooters

NovaUCD startup out to popularise ‘micro-mobility’

Brokers ‘Choked’ By Over-Regulation

Intermediaries bemoan red tape abundance

€12m Bailout For Enterprise Centres

One third of tenants have ceased trading

Rural Women To Become Enterprise ‘Acorns’

New round of support scheme to add 50 entrepreneurs

877,000 Workers Benefit From Income Supports

90,000 decline in past month

Intuit Launches QuickBooks In Ireland

Online accounting platform a game changer for small businesses

Welltel Makes Third Acquisition This Year

Intellicom takeover funded by Duke Royalty

Tax Revenue Overshoots Forecast By €5 Billion

ISME survey of 237 small firms

Irish Coaches Gives Up The Struggle

Another casualty of the NPHET tourism lockdown

Lightly Technologies Calls In Liquidator

Enterprise Ireland HPSU client

Vroom Digital Makes Facebook Partner

Access to privileged support

Donohoe Promises Wage Subsidy U-Turn

Reprieve for proprietary directors

Equiom Acquires HF Fund Services

Cayman Island venture owned by Sean Flynn and Patrick Harrigan

Fáilte Ireland Launches New DiscoverIreland Website

Tourism businesses urged to update their details

SiSú Juice Pivots After Office Closures

Stay Healthy Boxes direct to consumers

Sonru Acquired By Modern Hire

New US owners for Wexford video tech company

How Selling Online Can Help Boost Your Sales

InterTradeIreland’s E-Merge programme provides eCommerce support

New UPS Packaging For Drinks Exporters

Bottle is suspended in transparent film

Tackling The Challenges When Business Is Family

KPMG Private Enterprise advisors are here to help

SMEs Must Get On Top Of Their Cashflow

Counsel from Mark O'Rourke at Bibby Financial Services

DHL’s eCommerce Tips In Uncertain Times

Simple steps to ensure customer loyalty through challenging operating times

Digital Adoption Is Crucial For SME Survival

Insight from David Curtin at IE Domain Registry

Hire Fallon As Your Virtual P.A.

Dubliner launches Virtual Support Hub

M&P O’Sullivan Acquires Brennan’s Caterworld Assets

Ardmac buys into Cental

Deep Dive Into Restructuring Options

Counsel from Declan Taite in Duff & Phelps

SMEs Worried About Liquidity And Cashflow

Chartered Accountants Ireland survey

€1,000 Grant For Self Employed

Enterprise Support Grant for sole traders

Accountants Call For Tax Concessions

€10,000 write-down proposed for self-employed

Ifac Unveils FarmPro Planning Tool

Collaboration with Bank of Ireland

Practical And Results-Driven Corporate Recovery Solutions

Specialist advice and restructuring support services from Fitzwilliam Corporate Insolvency

So Sad: The Wexford Tearoom Crushed By Lockdown

Button & Spoon founder Nuala Grant pours her heart out

Intuit Launches QuickBooks Version For Ireland

Pricing starts at €9.80 per month

Malahide Retailers Rebel Against Road Closure

Opposition grows to New Street pedestrianisation

Stillgarden Distillery Opens Inchicore Visitor Centre

Community garden grows the botanicals

RAI Partners With Brightspark For Social Media Training

€540 for restaurants to learn DIY social media

PwC Outlines SME Tax Initiatives

Borrow back 25% of tax paid in 2019

Two Tier PUP Payments Take Effect

Every PUP claimant faces July 13 deadline

Welltel Acquires Novi From Founder

George O'Dowd cashes out

€6.5m Grants Announced For 183 Retailers

Covid-19 Online Retail Scheme

Three More Firms Receive Free Virgin Media Advertising

Snack Farm takes advantage of #BackingBusiness initiative

Bright Outlook For Bike Retailers

One4all research

MML Investment Rescues CG Power Systems

400 jobs secured in Cavan

Shoppers Are Supporting Local Producers

22% hike for SuperValu Food Academy members

Coach Operators Plea For State Assistance

AV specialist Pearl Group calls in liquidator

Courtsdesk Picked For UK Government Scheme

£70k funding for Enda Leahy’s courts report business

Flood Relief Cash For Enniscorthy Firms

€5,000 from Red Cross

NovaUCD Announces Innovation Winners

Founder award for Manna's Bobby Healy

Digital Banking Platform Leveris Breaks Cover

Irish fintech startup claims ‘new milestone’ in technology

Diageo Programme To Help Bar Owners

Raising the Bar suite of supports

Hairdressers Can Trade From June 29

Non-food bars still locked down until July 20

Awards Presented For PR Excellence

AM O'Sullivan PR wins small agency award

C&C Gleeson Helping Out Pubs With Safety Kit

C&C Hygiene one-stop shop

Skillnet Training Programme For Safe Reopening

SMEs urged to sign up to ‘new normal’ webinars

When Is A Gin Not A Gin?

FSAI guidance on gin labelling and marketing

Irish Scooters Roll Out In Heidelberg

Former banker Damian Young rents out Zeus 3-wheelers

Conference Organisers Fear Sector Wipeout

AIPCO seven-point plan to save the sector

Private Equity Takes Control At Chill Insurance

Livingbridge will take it from here

Fáilte Ireland: Supporting Ireland’s Tourism And Hospitality Businesses

Help for businesses through the Covid-19 pandemic

Itomic Voice & Data Acquired By Calligo

Pleasing exit for the Condons

Finalists Announced For Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020

24 contenders for EY plaudits

€1.1m Grants For Six Seafood Processors

Total investment of €3.5m 

Free Nutritics App To Help Restaurants

Online ordering platform

Half Of Events Firms Could Go Under

Event Industry Ireland calls for tax incentives

New State Aids For Covid Products

Covid Products Scheme offers 50% grant for capital investment

€30m EU Funding For Irish Startups

Horizon 2020 funding recipients announced

Fáilte Ireland Guidelines For Safe Reopening

Sector specific Covid roadmaps for tourist enterprises

Options For Businesses Impacted By Covid-19

RBK launches dedicated Corporate Recovery Helpline

Xtremepush Announces Alchemetrics Acquisition

Personalised marketing platform

Extra Funding For LEO Trading Online Voucher

€14m in state aid to help small firms sell online

Wage Subsidy Extended To End August

Two-level Pandemic Payment from June 29

Grant Thornton Details Food Industry Pain

Rapid pivot needed to combat decline in revenues

Minister Details Radio Station Grants

Helicopter money from the Broadcasting Authority

Selling Into Europe? This Programme Could Help

IMS Marketing collaborates with Berlin business school

Handy Hose Wins Student Enterprise Award

Thurles students’ hose holder endorsed by All-Ireland winner

State Bails Out Bean An Tí’s

Gaeltacht colleges and hosts to receive €4.7m state aid

Bord Bia Models Foodservice Prospects

Outlook is grim without adaptation

Apply Now For Free Virgin Media Advertising

€1 million #BackingBusiness support fund

Alliance Wants A ‘SMEnterprise Ireland’

Seven organisations call for state agency for SMEs

Cross-border Face Visor Venture Takes Off

InterTradeIreland-led scheme provides €300k funding

Government Cocoons While Small Firms Die

Finance minister in an echo-chamber cocoon, says Neil McDonnell

An Post Offering Parcel Discounts

And free direct mail to value of €1,000

Buymedia Can Arrange Free Advertising

For Trading Online Voucher recipients

Covid Takes Toll On Enterprise Centres

Hubs Covid-19 Impact and Recovery Survey

Applications Open For Restart Grants

Grants from €2,000 to €10,000 based on 2019 rates payment

Snappers Want Covid Payment Extension

Lockdown impact has been 'catastrophic' for photographers

Flogas Acquires Budget Energy In Derry

Nice exit for George McEvoy (71)

Facebook Adds Shopping Features

Facebook Shops works on Instagram too

Sky Offers New Advertisers Free Ads

€10,000 worth of commercials for 25 SMEs

Restart Grant Available From May 22

Grant of up to €10,000 based on 2019 rates payment

Event Fuel Adapts To ‘New Normal’

‘Fuel the Future’ will launch Fuel metamorphosis

Cork Distillery To Supply SuperValu Sanitiser

Beara’s pivot pays off

How To Set Up A Messenger Bot

Facebook webinar on Thursday May 14

Don’t Rebrand Without Owning The Trade Mark

Expert counsel from Mary Bleahene in FRKelly

Payment Breaks For 50,000 AIB Customers

C.14,000 micro and small SMEs granted loan forbearance

Microfinance Ireland: Supporting Businesses Through Covid-19

Loans up to €50,000 over a term of 36 months

Fresh Offers Asador Barbecue Packs

You just fire up the grill

Salons Plea For Lockdown Relief

Our businesses need to re-open in June

Shane Ross Buys Time For Travel Agents

State guarantee for refund credit notes

Restaurants Group Outlines Bailout Proposal

SME Recovery Plan stakeholders make the case for all small firms

Lennox Starts Marketing ‘Safe At Work’ Kits

PPE for employees

Totting Up Hospitality Lockdown Hit

Staff are laid off, but what about the Non-Personnel Overheads?

ICAD Bells Still Tolling

Exhibition but no awards function this year

Government Signals Rates Relief For SMEs

Three months waiver, and more to come

Government Outlines Business Re-Opening Timeline

Restaurants can't re-open until June 29, hotels until July 20, pubs until August 10

Rural Ireland To Suffer From Tourism Collapse

EY proposes ‘forward-looking plan’

Bank Payment Breaks Extended To Six Months

Banks want state guarantee for their SME lending

Specialist Lender Taps €17.5m From SBCI

Competitive HP and lease finance for micro firms and sole traders

Retailers To Compete For Online Grants

Covid-19 Online Retail Scheme offers up to €40,000

Spire Motoring Into UK Market

Software for vehicle rescue assistance and insurance claims

UK SMEs Running Out Of Cash

Big implications for Irish business, says Bibby Financial Services Ireland

ISIP Calls For Examinership Reform

Insolvency Practitioners say process is too costly

NSAI Issues Covid-19 Guide For Retailers

How to operate your business safely

LEOs Launch Online Food Programme

Structured guidance and advice for food entrepreneurs

Restaurants Set Out Demands For State Aids

Proposals include VAT freeze, rates write-off and grant aid

Virtual Pub Defies The Lockdown

No social distancing issues in

UrAbility Wins UCC Ignite Award

Business Plan award won by Traxsit

€2.4 Billion Needed To Rescue SMEs

Stark liquidity analysis from Central Bank

CX Academy Expands Into Asia

Dublin e-learning company inks Singapore deal

Online Pivot For Ballinasloe Businesses

Enterprising locals launch online marketplace

Covid Ads Dominate Agency Work

IAPI survey of agency executives

‘Soon’ Posters Sale To Help Charities

Creatives organise fundraiser for Women’s Aid and ISPCC Childline

Recroot Helps Indie Eateries With Vouchers

Commission-free service restaurants and cafes

Chamber Members Whacked By Lockdown

Chambers Ireland survey reveals economic devastation

Sport Endorse Appoints Ian King To UK Role

UK country director joins from Halewood Wines & Spirits

Blockchain Voucher To Boost Retail Cash Flow

eosDublin solution for retailers without website

How Temporary Wage Subsidy Scheme Works

Beware the Revenue clawback on subsidy payments

Video Explainer On How To Handle Layoffs

Fáilte Ireland's Covid-19 resources

Coronavirus Lockdown Must Be Lifted

National sacrifice doesn’t impact public sector

Xcentuate Inks Deal With ActiveOps

Partners deliver management solutions from the cloud

Absolute Sign System Protects Staff And Customers

Bray firm delivers safety packs within 24 hours

Applications Open For Business Continuity Voucher

€2,500 consultancy grant from LEOs

Free Recovery Training From ISME

Small firms group partners with Griffith College

Remote Work Tools For Better Teamwork

Suggestions from VOIP company Nuacom

SEDA College Opens Up Online Tuition To All

But The English Studio goes bust

Healthcare 21 Makes UK Acquisition

Owen Curtin snaps up Cardio Solutions

Merrion Press Turns Around Coronavirus Book In Ten Days

Academic's e-book costs only 99 cents

NDRC Picks Six For Startup Accelerator

Programme running remotely due to Covid-19

Lynk Taxis Pivot For Home Deliveries

Any local business can use the service

Coronacrisis: Family Firms Call For Bold State Response

Leisure/fitness sector also struggling

Certification Europe Acquired By Amtivo Group

UK group swoops for Kernel-backed Dublin business

Government Turns Deaf Ear To Business Pleas

Tory coronavirus business response contrasts with FG cold shoulder

Matt D’Arcy Whiskey Revived In Newry

A pricey tipple to drown your sorrows

Coronacrisis: Insurers Give Two Fingers To Publicans

Allianz CEO should wise up to responsibilities, says Brokers Ireland

Coronacrisis: Leo Varadkar Must Reach For The Bazooka

VAT helicopter money could alleviate business distress

Facebook Launches Covid-19 SME Hub

Online resources to help businesses survive

Coronacrisis: Business Groups Beg For Help

Hotels, restaurants and travel agents demand government action

Online Learning Academy For School Exam Subjects

Maths teacher Robbie Glynn backed by CJ Fallon

KORE Insulation Wins SFA Award

National Small Business Awards 2020

Coronavirus: Banks Outline Support Measures

Credit supports for affected businesses

Vodafone Future Ready Case Study: Ballymooney Foods

'Vodafone Gigabit Broadband is actually the foundation of the future of our business'

Bee Monitor Is A Top Ten Innovator

Cork’s ApisProtect is out to save the world’s honey bees 

New Trade Body Launched For E-Tailers

Digital Business Ireland founded by Lorraine Higgins

Powerhouse Collective Offers Executive Reboot

Career coaching to make-up

UCD Spinout Cylon Acquired By ABB

Cylon founded by Seán Giblin in 1985

Promoting Entrepreneurship With LEO Dublin City

LEO Dublin City provides services to around 3,000 small businesses annually

Business Support Focus For Local Enterprise Week

Local Enterprise Office events from March 2 to 6

FutureScope One2Watch Finalists Announced

Startups will pitch at FutureScope on April 1

Ice Water’s Water Cuts Plastic Bottle Use

Annual Green Awards

Streamlined Workspaces For Enhanced Wellbeing

Bizquip helps provide higher quality workplaces

What To Expect At FutureScope 2020

US Ambassador to Ireland Ed Crawford will be keynote speaker

Tweed Caps And Robots Among InterTradeIreland’s ‘Exemplars’

Plaudits for FUSION programme graduates

Guest Blog: Catherine Collins, Credit Review

Previous users report that the process is simple and easy to use

Final Countdown For L’Ecrivain Restaurant

Derry and Sallyanne Clarke will exit the business in July 2020

Icon Accounting Tackles SME Market

Contractor specialist launches Kalc Accounting

Arkphire Completes Trilogy Technologies Acquisition

Combined group specialises in IT managed services

Boys+Girls Flies Flag For Creativity

Entertain or die, says Pat Stephenson

Strong Online Growth At Four Star Pizza

Chain now extends to 60 stores

Fourth Star For Waterford’s Tower Hotel

Fáilte Ireland upgrade follows refurbishment programme

Welltel Announces Invistech Acquisition

Fourth deal in four years

Deliveroo Seeks To Recruit 800 More Food Partners

600 restaurant and takeaways joined network in 2019

SIRO Adds Blacknight As Broadband Partner

Gigabit broadband for Carlow, Kilkenny and Wexford

Kinsale Accountants Offer Digital Hub Office Space

Fitzgerald & Partners gets into hot desks

Q1 Scientific Expands Specialist Pharma Storage

Stability storage facility of 5,000 sq ft

High Growth Startups Need Policy Priority

Open Letter from Scale Ireland

ITAA Names Best Travel Agencies

Turkish Airlines wins best full service award

Vegan Meal Range Really Is Irish

Power Bowls from Simply Fit Foods

Tweak Tapped As High Performer

Kerry company's software helps locate digital assets fast

Guest Blog: Tady Walsh, Arekibo

The starting point for web design is mobile use

Irish Design Showcase Opens At RDS

Product awards announced at trade-only design fair

Happy Pear Agrees Exclusive Musgrave Deal

Family firm booked net loss of €670,000 in 2018

Pointy To Be Acquired By Google

Business scaled fast with VC backing

Deloitte Calls For Business ‘MABS’

568 insolvencies in 2019

My Name Is Ted Unveils Handbags Range

New collection launched by craft leather specialist

DC Networks Acquired By Calligo

Robert Doyle and Max Colmer find UK buyer

5G Technology Is The Next Big Step Forward

Vodafone’s Brian Duffner explains the business possibilities enabled by 5G

Why Two Family Firms Merged For Travel Scale

E-Travel and World Travel Centre come together

Rural Connectivity An Issue For Mobiles

How to check best network coverage at your address

Cross-Border Opportunities With InterTradeIreland

‘The Elevate programme gave us structure and support in navigating the cross-border market’

New Frontiers Mints Thirteen Entrepreneurs

Startups run gamut from games to wellness

InterTradeIreland Launches ‘Innovation Station’ Podcasts

New series shares insights on business innovation

New Eurostart Course From Dublin Chamber

Upskilling for owner managers

Need To Know: Return Of Trading Details

Insight from Deloitte tax expert Christopher Connolly

Design Ireland Store Opens At Dublin Airport

New T2 shop features Irish design and craft

BeeInstant Acquired By Instana

Dublin startup makes app-monitoring software

Flipdish Now Offers ‘Robot’ Servers

Self-serve kiosks for independent restaurants

Crafty Fox Pub Opens On Camden Row

Back to basics bar riffs on tradition

LEO Network Names Female Winners

Awards for Maeve O'Malley and Kate Moore

Guest Blog: Ken McCracken, KPMG Ireland

Successful family firms are the norm rather than the exception

SFA Selects Graham Byrne As Chairman

New chair works with Cardinal Capital

Arvum Group Expands Into New York

Waterford company will market animal feed from ethanol plant

Hinch Secures Distribution With Barry And Fitzwilliam

Dr Terry Cross’s NI spirits venture

Food Firms Confident Of 2020 Growth

Love Irish Food/PwC research

Musgrave To Acquire Drinks Inc

Belfast drinks distributor for over 1,000 products

Smart Working With Vodafone’s Gigabit Hub Initiative

Gigabit Hubs facilitate spatial development and remote working

Weir & Sons Splurges On Cinema Commercial

Who owns the iconic Grafton Street jeweller

Elsevier Acquires John Moore’s 3D4Medical

Dublin creator of 3D anatomy technology

Food Works Startups Include A Snail Farm

Six food firms graduate with product showcase

An Post Commerce Delivers For SMEs With Direct Mail

'Direct mail media consistently outperforms digital ads'

IP Telecom Plans Cape Town Office

Company booked net profit of €449,000 in 2018

Staycity Extends Reach Into Venice

Tom Walsh's aparthotels venture has €68m annual turnover

Small Firms Association Details Awards Finalists

Winners will be announced next March

One4all Launches Digital Gift Card

Integration with Apple Pay

Greencoat Takeover Mints Mayo Millionaires

Killala Community Wind Farm acquired for €37m

McKeon Group Launches Hereworks

Technology for smarter buildings

gteic Digital Hub Opens In Cork Gaeltacht

Located at Ballingeary Business Park

Huge Shortfall In Beneficial Ownership Register Filing

Filing due before November 22

Local Retailers Muscle In On Black Friday

Green Friday has nothing to do with emissions

Business Women Retreat To Virgin Media Studio

Awards scheme celebrates successful businesswomen in Northern Ireland

Keywords Studios Tops At Sandyford Awards

Company paid €13m dividend to UK parent

Pale Blue Dot Recruitment Joins Guaranteed Irish

Galway agency has medtech focus

Bord Bia Report Identifies Foodservice Opportunities

Consumers want access to authentic global flavours 

Site Passport Targets Construction Sector

Assists contractors with procurement and compliance

Is Your Website Black Friday Ready?

DHL's eCommerce experts will take you through a website health check

Facebook ‘Boost’ Roadshow In Letterkenny

Free seminar on November 22

NDRC Digs For Digital Gems In Galway

DigitTally tops Portershed accelerator class

Powerscourt Releases 18-year-old Fercullen Single Malt

Flagship for the Fercullen whiskey range

Prepaid Financial Services Acquired By EML

Lucrative deal for founders Noel and Valerie Moran

AccountsIQ Links Up With Kefron

Integrated cloud accounting platform

Investors Warm To Agri-Biotech Ventures

Report from Idea 2 Scale and AgFunder

Bruton To Slap Tax On Coffee Cups

Cup levy could be 25 cents a pop

Atlantic Therapeutics Wins Innovation Award

Innovo helps with bladder weakness

Doolin Hotel Awarded Carbon Neutral Status

First hotel to achieve certification

New Carbon Offset Idea For SMEs

ChannelSight’s John Beckett launches Forestry Partners

Original Irish Hotels Offers A World Of Difference

'Original Irish Hotels Gift Card is the ideal corporate gift'

OECD Highlights Enterprise Policy Shortcomings

Minister promises new SME and entrepreneurship strategy

Bunratty Castle Joins BWH Hotel Group

First of BWH’s ‘Signature Collection’ in Ireland

Grace O’Malley Entices Berlin Duo For Whiskey Venture

Founder Stephen Cope eschews distillery route

Electricity Exchange Tops Deloitte Fast 50

50 Irish tech companies with €1m plus turnover

Unleash Your Business With VOOM High Street

Project Lightning sees more premises connected to ultrafast Virgin Media network

Factor In Security Before Digital Systems Investment

Dani Michaux, KPMG Ireland’s new Head of Cyber, says a change of mindset is required

Thorn Environmental Bio-Based Plastic Sacks Remove Carbon

Made from ethanol refined from sugar cane

Self-Assessed Tax Deadline Looms

ROS deadline is Tuesday November 12

Paddy Box Delivers Taste Of Home

Mark Loftus taps emigrants' food nostalgia

Coca-Cola’s Leg Up For Food and Drink SMEs

London tips from Coke’s senior execs

Cork Businesses Recognised In Leaders Awards

The 14th annual IT@Cork Leader Awards were announced over the weekend, with winners from the business community in the south-east chosen in nine categories

Xtremepush Signs Up Sports Publisher LiveScore

Ranelagh software firm borrowed to expand

Bord Bia Sustainability Spotlight: Caroline Littleton, Kerry Group

'We need to be a destination of choice for diverse talent’

What’s On During National Women’s Enterprise Day

Women make up 40% of new business owners

Luxury Nursing Home Opening In Foxrock

Care in the The Four Ferns costs up to €1,850 a week

Vodafone Smart Business Spotlight: Gigabit Hub

What is a Gigabit Hub and how can Smart Working benefit small businesses?

EMR Partners With Adtran For Wireless ‘Last Mile’

'New approaches needed for Gigabit Society'

Spearline Opens Office At Waterford Arclabs

Spearline is to add 24 new jobs at its new office in Waterford in the ArcLabs Research & Innovation Centre

Avolon Helps Startups With Scaling Skills

Aircraft leasing company Avolon has hosted an event for entrepreneurs and startup companies on the theme of scaling skills

Anne Brady McQuillans To Merge With Crowleys DFK

Combined fee income of c. €8 million for accountancy firm

Hot Press Reaches 1,000 Issues Landmark

Music magazine Hot Press is publishing its 1,000th issue this week, and has rounded up contributions from President Higgins, Bono and Joaquin Phoenix.

Treacy’s Pharmacy Is Ireland’s ‘Friendliest’ Business

JCI award for Westport chemist

New Brexit Guide For Micro Firms

Free download from Microfinance Ireland and LEOs

UHY Farrelly Dawe White Hires BCK Duo

New office on Waterloo Road in D4

Gort Community School Wins JAI Award

Junior Achievement entrepreneurial school awards

Capaltec Uses Laser To Measure Horse Height

Brainchild of pony breeder Michael Grace

CLS Plans To Hire 100 More Staff

CLS MedPharma on expansion drive

Michelin Rates Ireland’s Top Restaurants

Two-star rating for Aimsir and The Greenhouse

Skillnet Ireland: Equipping Business for Customs Challenges

Skillnet offers up to €6,000 of support per employee

New Law Will Enable Enterprise Ireland Loans

State agency to grant aid horticulture sector too

High Standards Help SMEs To Thrive

Implementing standards sets companies apart from competitors, says the NSAI

Zeus Acquires Two UK Companies

Final phase of acquisition strategy, says company

Investment Plan For Europe Triggers EU-Wide Growth

Juncker plan includes several supports for business investment

Half Of SME Bosses Don’t Read Their Accounts

Many owner managers are financially illiterate

Central Bank Moves Against Broker Commissions

Regulator outlaws intermediary jollies

ShowerGem Wins IBYE Award

Neat storage solution for shampoo bottles

Postal Services Still Important For SMEs

ComReg survey of letter and parcel trends

Leadership Book From Michael Moriarty

Lessons from training boards boss’s career

The Taxpayer Subsidies Propping Up Beef And Sheep Farmers

Most cattle and sheep rearing is totally uneconomic

Robotics Added To Chartered Accountants Syllabus

UiPath training for final year CAI students

Dairymaster Wins Innovation Award At Ploughing

AI in the milking parlour

Beauty Buddy Wins AIB Enterprise Award

App venture founded by sisters Wendy Slattery and Tracy Leavy,

Sharon Cunningham Named Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur

Shorla Pharma develops cancer treatments

The Edge Lines Up To Assist Entrepreneurs

Endeavor opening Dublin office in November 2019

Dominic Smith Electrical Showcases Top TVs

AV room in Dundrum to sample the latest models

Small Firms Confused By PSD2

So much so that Central Bank stalls implementation deadline

SMEs Are Preferred Option For Workers

One4All research

Who Are Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneurs?

Twenty four firms compete for €100,000

Farmers Urged To Address Succession Planning

Ifac Food and AgriBusiness 2019 report

Fulfil Founders Back In The Game With Cali Cali

New crisps and sauces brand

The SMEs Mulling An IPO

Business Post buys into Belfast's Digital DNA

Anytime Fitness Opens Clondalkin Gym

This gym never closes

JN Wine Acquires London Wine Shop

Highbury Vintners has strong online business

TCD Opens Tangent ‘Ideas Workspace’

Eleven startups compete for New York jaunt

New Houses Built In Mount Merrion Shock

Centurion Homes 2-bed mews priced from €870,000

In Profile: Laurence O’Kane, iMed Health Care

EY Entrepreneur of the Year contender

Succession Issues In Family Business

Tips from Edward Evans in law firm Beauchamps

IEDR Picks Sligo For Digital Focus

Net increase of 24,620 dot ie domains

Carraig Donn Picks Castlebar For Logistics Centre

Online sales spur warehouse investment

More People Aspire To Become Entrepreneurs

But only 55% think it’s a good career, says GEM report

Spearline Opens New HQ In Skibbereen

Building is the boss’s old school

The Wicklow Braves At Powerscourt Distillery

€20m already put into new whiskey brand

Equilume Seeks To Grow US Sales

Net loss of €478,000 booked in 2018

Dublin City Council Awards Energy Performance Contract

Green Energy Solutions tapped to upgrade sports centres

Calculating Brexit’s Currency Impact

Handy Enterprise Ireland tool

Negative Brexit Effect Doubles For SMEs

AIB Brexit Sentiment Index

Velo Opens New Coffee Roastery

Facility follows ‘Grow With Aldi’ contract

Shine A Light Night On Spike Island

Fundraising sleep-out set for 18 October

Exporters Urged To Secure Customs Number

EORI number required for UK trade post-Brexit

Fixing The Tax System To Help Business Succession

Family firms with large cash piles face tricky tax issues

Xtremepush Makes Gartner Magic Quadrant

Tixserve Lands Twickenham Tickets Contract

Technology prevents unauthorised ticket exchange or resale

National Business Machines Extends Regional Reach

Xerox partner targeting South Leinster

€3m Govt. Funding For SME Productivity

LEOs will channel the funding

Kings Laundry Takeover Cleared

French multinational Elis will be new owner 

A Fitbit For Heart Arrhythmia

Oisín McGrath secures €500,000 to commercialise his Galenband

KeepAppy Raising Funds On Kickstarter

Aimée Louise Carton’s personal wellness app

Dubai Designer Lands Central Plaza Contract

Zafar Shah turns to Rebecca Gernon's Serendipity by Design

Brand Building Is Critical For B2B Tech Companies

Ian Blake of Squaredot explains why

Kerb Muscles Into Parkpnp’s Home Turf

Aussie operator in car park space rental

iRadio Licence Renewed Until 2030

Investor John Mannion has had to be patient

Fashion Self Employment On The Internet

Susannah Jackson's Bellarel has a very simple model

Online Retail Grants Up For Grabs

Funding from €10,000 to €25,000

‘Spirit Ambassador’ At Belfast’s Clearbox

In-house yoga studio at creative agnency

ORCA Kills Off Food Waste Sustainably

The Yacht restaurant to use aerobic digester

G4S Helps Retailers Reduce Cash Management Costs

‘Between 5% and 15% of retail costs are cash management costs’

Rocky Road To Digitalisation

Ireland lagging other EU countries in SME digitalisation

Mentors Offered To Help Crack US Market

American Chamber of Commerce initiative

Galway Startups Commence PorterShed Accelerator

Seven companies get €75,000 each

New Two Tier Regime For Irish VAT Registrations

More due diligence required for Intra-EU tax status

Brian Shields Named Founder Of The Year

Startup Neurent Medical raised €9.3m funding a year ago

Guest Blog: Mike Ianiri, Equinox

Telecoms apps and other tools for improved productivity

TM Blinds And Its Journey To The IBM Cloud

DNA IT Solutions helped the Dublin firm every step of the way

Fresh Bread Daily From Galway’s Marmalade Bakery

Neighbourhood outlet bakes twice a day

Dip App Offers High Street Vouchers

Belfast startup throws spanner in the works

Guest Blog: Rodney Moore, IT Group

'If you want to be smart, you have to integrate first'

Tara Slevin Group Proud To Be Guaranteed Irish

Guaranteed Irish a major selling point for the company

Oliver Dunne Opens The Donnybrook Gastropub

Premises used to house O’Connell’s and Madigan's

Women Only Competitive Start Fund

Dublin BIC briefing July 1, application deadline July 16

Government Outlines Enterprise Space Strategy

Strategy sets out Ireland’s vision for space enterprise

The Prosperous Firms Who Receive Taxpayer Funding

€5.75m for Carbery Food Ingredients

Wisetek Expands Into Middle East

Linking up with Enviroserve in Dubai

Softcom Acquired By ADP

US multinational moves for Dublin payroll outsourcing firm

Image Podcast Makes Digiday Shortlist

Smart Casual makes the cut

Powerscourt Distillery Launches Cask Programme

Invest in 200L cask of the new distillery’s whiskey

Dublin Liberties Whiskey Awarded Double Gold

Copper Alley single malt finished in sherry casks

Brands Shun Twitter And Pile Into Instagram

Social Media Awards finalists announced

Aldi To Sell Blackwater Gin In Australia

Waterford distillery will sell its gin in Aldi stores down under

Foxpak Expands Flexible Packaging Plant

€3m investment in Collon, Co Louth

Fixing Homelessness One House At A Time

DataSolutions has plan to house one homeless family

Boys+Girls Tops At Agency Creative Awards

Institute of Creative Advertising and Design Awards

Strencom Acquires Baker Security & Networks

Combine has 40 staff

Powerful Partnerships – Better Together

Cross-border co-operation works, says InterTradeIreland

iCabbi Taxi Bookings Top 500 Million

Sutton venture now controlled by Renault

Tom Moran Abseils Off His Hotel’s Roof

Fundraiser for Brain Disease Centre at St James’s Hospital

Cashflow Issues Top SME Concerns

Biz Expo organisers say social media marketing also an issue

Pestle & Mortar Tops At National Enterprise Awards

Gongs too for Ice Cream Treats, Mechanical Modular Solutions and Clean Cut Meals

NDRC Unveils Startups For Spring Accelerator

The five startups also get €100k investment each

Craft Designers Receive €10,000 RDS Bursaries

Awards for quality work and to develop business

Key Collections Opens Rathgar Guesthouse

Refurbished Georgian building has 24 rooms

STS Group Acquired By Dussmann

Eddie Walsh’s firm has new German owner

Network Cork Award For WeddingDates Founder

Ciara Crossan can find your wedding reception venue

Fifteen Startups Enter Google’s Embrace

Adopt a Startup programme

Sarita Johnston Leaves Enterprise Ireland 

High Potential Startups boss joins Sodexo

Complete Bedroom Refurb At Silver Springs

Landmark Clayton Hotel in Cork

PageFair Winds Up After Canadian Acquisition

Dublin ad-blocking analytics firm in voluntary liquidation

Limerick City Gets New Micro Brewery

Treaty City Brewery in city’s medieval quarter

Davy Group Buys Into Metis Ireland

Group acquires 50% shareholding in Limerick financial firm

Milliner Tops At Local Development Network Awards

Lady Gaga likes Margaret O’Connor’s headgear

Wind Farm Owners ‘Crippled’ By Commercial Rates

Valuation Office is to blame

Senators Want Clampdown On Personal Guarantees

Banks should not be permitted to insist on PGs

Crest Solutions Aims For €150m Turnover

Engineering services firm announces 80 new jobs

LEON Opens First Irish Outlet In Temple Bar

'Heavenly fast food' also opening in Dundrum

PwC Proposes Business Tax Overhaul

Firm says government should better support Irish businesses

Insurer Targets Motorists With Car Barrier Ads

AdBarrier is route to car park market

It’s Never Too Late To Leverage Up

Eunan Ryan’s Cult Drinks presses the accelerator

Stack A Launches Beer And Food Pairing Menu

Four courses for €60

ESB Crowds Out SME From Charger Funding

Car Charger turns to Grenke for finance

Taking The Pulse Of Laid Back Micro Businesses

Ireland's micro firms average 3.1 employees

Dublin Castle Start Summit On June 8

Organised by Leading Social’s Jamie White

Indie Brewers Organise Craft Beer Week

Independent brewers seek stronger identity

Bord Bia Tops Good Reputation Rankings

Annual RepTrak survey from the Reputations Agency

Legacy Debt Hasn’t Gone Away

Deloitte notes Q1 insolvency uptick

Two New Hotels Ready For Dublin Opening

Marlin Hotel opens in July, while the Hendrick opens on May 27

Minister Orders Pay Hikes In Construction Sector

Minimum hourly pay of €24.34 for electricians

Central Bank Fines Stockbroker €280,000

Campbell O’Connor AML framework 'was not fit for purpose'

Brexit: Be Prepared With InterTradeIreland

A range of supports and services are available for businesses

Guaranteed Irish Event Will Focus On Services

Round Table with suggestions for government

Firms Optimistic About Growth Prospects

More than half expect increased revenue growth, says Deloitte

IP Protection For Free Range Eggs

Mason Hayes & Curran's Gerard Kelly explores IP protection

Guaranteed Irish Case Study: TransferMate

TransferMate supports businesses by helping to decrease international payments costs

Plain Speaking At Virgin Media’s Connector Zone

'People will forget what you said but they will always remember how you made them feel'

‘Grow With Google’ To Assist 8,000 SMEs

Regional workshops is partnership with Enterprise Ireland

Innovation Award For Ad-Tech ‘Spy’

Bolton Trust gong for Shane O’Sullivan's Glimpse

Java Republic Acquired By Spain’s Cafento

Founder David McKernan checks out

Zeus Acquires Essex Packaging Company

VaioPak is coffee cup specialist

The Smokin’ Butcher Secures Airport Listing

Pick up a pudding at the Wrights of Howth outlet

Entries Invited For Property Excellence Awards

Convention Centre ceremony on Nov.28

Feargal Quinn: Refreshingly Right Wing

Supermarket tycoon checks out at 82

Undertaker Reaches Grand Old Age

200 years in business for Fanagans

McDowell Purcell Merges With Fieldfisher

UK law firm has international focus

Beotanics Builds New R&D Centre

Food crop offshoot from Fitzgerald Nurseries

Finalists Announced For EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019

Mark Whitaker of Johnson & Perrott among contenders

Intuity Technologies Acquires Office Technology

Combine has over 2,000 customers

Headbox Lists 800 Venues At Launch

Croke Park Venue is impressed

Extending The Concept Of Sustainability

‘There are many opportunities for new sustainability measures’

Takeaway Summit At Mansion House Dublin

Tuesday May 21

Fifteen Investors To Benefit From Touchtech Sale

Payments startup acquired by Stripe

Small Food Firms Compete To Win Supermarket Space

Grow With Aldi winners tell their stories

Home For Life Taps O’Dwyer Real Estate Management

Contract could be worth up to €30m

Spectrum.Life Expands Into UK

Corporate health and wellness provider

SMEs Investing Despite Brexit

Bibby Financial Services survey tracks SME confidence

New Dublin Bar Has Poitín Focus

Bar 1661 on Green Street opens Good Friday

Totting Up Cost of Doing Business In Ireland

Excluding business insurance

TurnedSee Can Assist With Eastern Europe Event Planning

Pauline Kwasniak knows where the gems are

Humphreys Alerts Importers To Brexit Compliance

Minister warns about supply chain disruption

Alliance Urges Speedier Insurance Reform

Judicial Council Bill tied up in Senate for 681 days and counting

Bear Market Opens Cashless Coffee Shop

Magnet Networks provides the tech

Dental Care Ireland Expands Into Tuam

Colm Davitt buys Abbeytrinity practice

Lighting Grant Scheme Opens For Applications

30% subsidy for installing energy-efficient lighting

ByrneLooby Makes UK Acquisition

Consulting engineer snaps up TerraConsult in St Helen’s

Safety First With Sean’s Hot Sensor

Cork entrepreneur has created Firemole, a heat monitor for plugs and power adapters

Broadway Technology Reels In Barracuda FX

Dublin firm finds American buyer

Galway’s NetFort Acquired By Boston’s Rapid7

Galway software firm specialises in network monitoring

SuperValu Opens New Store In Dunboyne

Third supermarket for Nally brothers

Iconic Offices Plans New Liberties Workspace

Old IAWS building being transformed into The Masonry

Videos Aim To Inspire Entrepreneurs

Primed4Business showcases Denis O'Brien

Guide To Snaring Chinese Tourists

Free guides from

Marketing In A 5G World

5G changes everything, says Wolfgang Digital's Alan Coleman

Unique Wexford Setting For Meeting Or Conference

Seafield Hotel & Spa Resort

Do You Know Your B2B Buyer?

Understand your buyer’s persona, says Squaredot's Ian Blake

Building A Digital User Experience That Works

It’s all about establishing trust

Guaranteed Irish Celebrates 45 Years

‘Better Your Business’ activation roadshows

Circit Gets Thumbs Up From Central Bank

First Irish Account Information Service Provider

EIB Report Highlights Digital Shortcomings

Banks not up to speed on digital lending

What Does The Credit Review Office Do?

Supporting small businesses and farmers seeking credit

LEOs Unite To Boost Food Producers

Meet The Buyer event in Limerick on May 23

UrbanVolt Adds ‘Quick Cut’ Calculator

Speedy online estimate of potential LED light savings

Magnet Networks Acquires IT Group

Virgin Media Business launches 'VOOM Anywhere' bundle

Vodafone Global Trends Barometer 2019

'AI and automation will fundamentally change how businesses operate'

Wisetek Opens Fourth US Facility

Cork firm will have 200 staff in US by end of year

Sage Award For Pimbrook Software

Partner of the Year 2018

Muckross Park Hotel Signs Up For Contactless FX

AIB rolling out Fexco service for Apple Pay and Android Pay

Applications Open For UCD’s 5G Accelerator

Vodafone, Ericsson and NovaUCD partnership

Government Launches Future Jobs Policy

Measures promised to increase SME productivity

Entrepreneurs Can’t Find The Right People

EY survey of award finalists

Blueacre Technology Wins SFA Award

SFA National Small Business Awards 2019

eBay Offers Help To SME Vendors

Retail Expansion programme

Enterprise Award For Gym+Coffee

€5,000 cash prize from Dublin City LEO

Dunboyne Castle Redesigns Lobby And Terrace Lounge

Luxurious spaces for the ultimate comfort experience

Trusted Advisor Group Agrees Member Deal With Flender

Alternative source of finance

Minister Launches ‘Guaranteed Irish Month’

Annual event celebrating home-grown businesses

Kylemore Opens Another Dublin Airport Restaurant

SoMa signature dish is Mexican fish tacos

UCD Startup Makes Sporting Pitch In Boston

Output Sports solution tracks performance with lab. grade accuracy

Sell Food Online With Deliveroo Virtual Brands

Make better use of restaurant kitchen

One Way To Secure Aldi Listing

Competition for artisan food and drink producers

First Podcast Studio Opens In Cork

Republic of Work facility

Natterjack Founder Plans Waterford Distillery

And Copeland Spirits starts distillery build in Donaghadee

Enterprise Ireland Shows Off Its Startups

Startup showcase at Croke Park

Tourist Pod Promoter Seeks Landowner Partners offers ‘alternative tourism’ diversification

HouseMyDog Merges With Spain’s Gudog

Platform says it's tops for dog walkers

Guinness Hits The Spot With Six Nations Commercial

Lucky start for campaign after Wales win in Paris

Coke’s Helping Hand For Eight SMEs

SME growth initiative from Coca-Cola, Enterprise Ireland and DCU

DMG Media Goes For Parenting Rollercoaster

Handy exit for two Galway founders

PwC Takes Pulse Of Irish Family Business

Clear link between values and growth

BAM Buys Stake In Modular Home Maker

Cavan’s MHI has modular homes factory

Quick Guide To PAYE Modernisation

Revenue will see details of employees’ pay and tax deductions in real time

Blacknight Warns About Domain Name Emails

Email hustle seeks €200

Spotlight On The Bord Gáis Energy Trading Team

‘The best way of reducing costs is to become more energy-efficient’

Repak’s Partnership With Origin Green

‘Optimise packaging systems to save money and prevent waste’

Cloud Platform Links To Multiple Providers

Novi OneCloud can manage several ‘clouds’

John Sisk Buys Into Designer Group FM

50%  stake heralds new facility management JV

Retailers Slam ‘Alarmist’ Met Eireann

Over the top weather warnings deter shoppers

Iron Mountain Acquires Superior Storage

Dunshaughlin minnow sold to US giant

SBCI And Finance Ireland Launch €75m Funding Package

Finance Ireland provides asset-backed finance solutions to SMEs

Dublin City LEO Details €240,000 Grants

14 startups will benefit from the funding

Dogpatch Labs To Expand In CHQ

Office space provider booked €500,000 pre-tax profit in 2017

How Fast Are Irish Business Websites?

Agent Digital has the answer

Zeus Group Acquires Aldar Tissues

Brian O’Sullivan adds Irish tissue maker to portfolio

Michael Swift Launches ‘Frankman’ Grooming Range

Former Connacht Rugby player launches four hair products

Best Practice For Board Appointments

Free guide from Knowledge Transfer Ireland

Three Reasons To Collaborate To Innovate

InterTradeIreland provide a range of innovation and collaboration supports

Katie Tsouros Launches Online Jewellery Venture sells curated collections of costume jewellery

Purcell & Woodcock Tries Subscription Model

Fragrance Club offers surprise boxes

Need To Know: Creditors’ Voluntary Liquidation

Insight from insolvency experts Fitzpatrick + Associates

How To Get A Second Opinion On Your Business Loan Refusal

The Credit Review Office can institute a reconsideration of your application

Brexit Loan Scheme Delivering For Irish SMEs

€300m loan scheme is administered by the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland

Galway Firms Sweep Seedcorn Awards

InterTradeIreland hands out €280,000

SMEs Require Cultural Shift To Attract And Retain Talent

Vodafone Smart Business Spotlight

Pettit Group Doubles Net Profit

Family firm books operating surplus of €7.1m

Variety Abounds Among Seedcorn Regional Finalists

Six regional winners announced in InterTradeIreland’s Seedcorn business competition


Going For Growth Seeks Female Entrepreneurs

Application deadline is November 28

Businesses Slow To Improve Energy Usage

Bord Gáis Energy research finds room for improvement

Adblock Specialist PageFair Finds Canadian Buyer

Dublin firm ran up loss of €3 million in five years

Dublin GEC Expanding Startup Hub Initiative

CoConnect linking enterprise hubs with Guinness Enterprise Centre

Landlords Fret Over ‘Irresponsible Tenants’

Ireland has 174,000 private landlords

Phishing Emails Top Fraud Attempts

And 1 in 18 are successful!

Ad Campaign For

New owners Packed.House improve the site

Arkphire Acquires CloudStrong In Castlebar

Specialist cloud solution provider

Portwest Investing €6m In Australia Expansion

Mayo work and safety wear firm is growing fast

Triangle Acquires Kerna Communications

Annual revenue on track for €26 million

New Guide To PAYE Modernisation

Employee records should be filed with Revenue next week

Vodafone Smart Business Spotlight: Manpower Ireland

‘Flexible working is enabled by a communications infrastructure combined into one system’

‘Sustainability Has Always Been Central To What We Do’

Dawn Meats benefits from Origin Green's independent oversight process

Dublin City Council Warms To Fleet App

Car-sharing venture raises €384,000

SSE Airtricity Links With Verde LED

Verde LED selected as preferred partner

KYC Finds Asian Traction For Customer Onboarding

Dublin startup Know Your Customer specialises in regtech

Viatel’s High Speed Broadband Goes To Aran Island Knitters

Inis Meáin Knitting needed a digital boost

Irish Franchise Awards Winners Announced    

Outstanding Contribution award for Brody Sweeney

Invoice Finance: The Right Recipe For Chef In A Box

Paul Mulligan's business turned to Bibby Financial Services Ireland for invoice financing

Preparing For PAYE Modernisation

Seven tips from Sean Murray, president of the Irish Payroll Software Association

Drinks Companies Decry Alcohol Bill

ABFI says cancer labels will make industry a 'pariah’

SSE Airticity And Activ8 Shine A Light On Energy Savings

Going green is a win-win situation for businesses

Musgrave To Acquire Donnybrook Fair

Doyle family sell their five Dublin stores

Trilogy Technologies Acquires Zinopy Security

Enlarged company will employ circa 100 people in Park West

Coca-Cola Helping Startups To Thrive

Six-month startup programme by Coca-Cola and Enterprise Ireland

InterTradeIreland Helps Dáithí Get Active Up North

Funding support helped Revive Active expand in Northern Ireland

Businesses Face Steep Hike In Water Charges

Restaurants and hotels to be worst hit

Online Shoppers Prefer International Sites

Mobile-friendly website is no longer optional says PayPal

Gourmet Food Parlour Adding Two New Outlets

New restaurants in Skerries and Salthill

Slane Distillery Starts Whiskey Production

Lord Henry’s dream comes true

JEP Brings Enterprise To Primary Schools

Schools urged to sign up for Junior Entrepreneur Programme

Google Roadshow Lands In Limerick

‘Staying Ahead’ event for SMEs

UrbanVolt Becomes A B Corp Business

LED lighting firm certified for using business as a force for good

Guest Blog: Dr Paul Carson, Allergy Ireland

Making the case for allergy corporate wellness programmes

EI Tool Assesses Export Readiness

Prepare to Export Scorecard

Covert Operation For Molloys Anniversary

Liquor chain back in the black

SFA Calls For Budget Tax Cuts

Business group wants CGT reduced to 20% across the board

SuperValu Puts Muscle Behind Guaranteed Irish

Supermarket chain links up with Irish goods booster

Dot IE Domain Registrations Hit 250,000

Dublin beauty salon registers for the milestone figure

NovaUCD To Increase Capacity By 50%

More space for academic spinouts

Flipdish Acquires Dutch Food Ordering Rival

First big move for Flipdish since raising €2m in July

IBAN Current Account Without A Bank

Cheetah Money uses Prepaid Financial Services back-end

Centrica Business Solutions Launches In Ireland

Bord Gáis Energy launches Centrica Business Solutions, a portfolio of energy supply solutions for small business

Google Searching For 30 Startups To Adopt

Applications open for its autumn ‘Adopt A Startup’ scheme

‘We Are Now Producing Eco-Conscious Crisps’

Tom Keogh of Keogh's discusses his firm's work with Origin Green

Who Got Enterprise Ireland Payments In Wexford?

One company received nearly half the cash in 2017

Forum To Explore Arab Region Opportunities

Arab-Irish Business Forum on October 3

Speakific To Merge With Speakersbase

Speakific founders started venture in 2014

CurrencyFair Announces Hong Kong Acquisition

Convoy Payments is route into China

Roofers Are Least Trusted Tradespeople

Survey from

Guest Blog: Alan Hickey, Peninsula

Should employees be answering emails and calls outside of office hours?

Motive Partners Buys Into Global Shares

New York private equity company acquires 40% stake

Pizza Maker Heads South To Avoid Brexit

Crust & Crumb hedges its bets

Wicklow Jewellery Shop Celebrates 200th Birthday

T.J.Gelletlie, established in 1818, still in the family

France’s Elis Acquires Kings Laundry

Deal worth over €20m to founder Robert McGovern

Business Travel With Iarnród Éireann

Stephen Hackett in Iarnród Éireann explains how rail benefits business travellers

Offaly Cattle Fed With Greek Olives

Make mine a beef and salad

Rules Relaxed For Commercial Conversions

Tom Davy in Mason Hayes & Curran explains the changes

Skillnet Allocates €2m For Training Networks

Call for proposals from enterprise groups

Need To Know About Customs Checks

Detailed briefing from Chartered Accountants Ireland

Nationwide Local Expertise From FBD Insurance

For half a century, FBD Insurance has been protecting its customers for the things that matter the most

Bibby Helps Irish SMEs Grow And Thrive

Bibby Financial Services Ireland provides alternative funding solutions to Irish SMEs

Golden Discs Plans Two More Stores

Turnover of €12 million in 2017

Søstrene Grene Adds Third Dublin Store

Søstrene Grene store to open in August

Code Institute Finds Route To Asia Market

Partnership with Jobstreet Eduction

Salad Box Launches First Irish Store In Cork

Romanian healthy food franchise planning more openings

Mount Charles Announces Partnership With Freshly Chopped

Mount Charles to open six Chopped outlets in Northern Ireland

SMEs Should Do More On Fitness Perks

One4All survey results

Sherry FitzGerald Sells Commercial Unit To Cushman & Wakefield

C&W already has 20% stake

eLight Acquires UK Peer

More scale for Light as a Service enterprise

Chasing Returns In The FCA Sandbox

Irish trading platform to be live-tested by UK regulator

Everything Must Go At Furniture Landmark

Flanagan Kerins in Mount Merrion seeks new premises

Housing And Brexit Are Worrying Irish Firms

BDO survey finds 30% of companies want housing supply improved

Insurance Tops ‘Cost Of Business’ Concerns

Joint Committee report cites commercial rates and labour costs as other problems for SMEs

SIRO And Viatel Partner For Business Broadband

Viatel offering SIRO's 1 Gigabit broadband to clients

Zeus Launches Paper-Free Compostable Cups

The Happy Pear is debuting the cups, which Zeus will also recycle when used

Skillnet Ireland Urging More SMEs To Upskill

Only 6% of SMEs availed of its subsidised training in 2017

Improving The Links Between Industry And Research

Knowledge Transfer Ireland has lots of resources to help businesses engage with research in Ireland

‘Origin Green Adds Another Level To Our Sustainability Plans’

Aisling Walsh in Butlers Chocolates talks about the benefits of Bord Bia's Origin Green scheme

Mapping TV Traction With Social Media

Interview: Charlie Byrne, co-founder of Dublin startup Engager

Cork Publican Launches Virtual Festival Platform

Ernest Cantillon's idea is

NDRC Firms Near €500m Market Cap

Tech startup investor publishes its 2017 annual report

Women Happy With Disruption In Business

KPMG survey shows confidence in future growth

Retail Excellence Outlines Budget Wishlist

Tax cuts and more funding among retailer demands

Who Are The Best Fresh Food Retailers?

The verdict from grocery magazine Checkout

New CEO Installed At Pulsate

Sarah Martin replaces founder Patrick Leddy

Glandore Opens New Shared Office In Belfast

Co-working space aimed at startups and SMEs

New Law Firm Targets Medical Negligence

Michael Boylan Litigation Law

Winners Chosen in Aer Lingus Startup Competition

Inaugural competition for Fingal-based ventures

Braemer Finance: Specialist Finance Provider

Braemar Finance offers tailor-made finance solutions to the professions

Fáilte Ireland Training To Improve Pub Food

21 days of education for publicans

Upskill To Keep Your Competitive Advantage

Skillnet Ireland's learning networks can help businesses boost their skills-sets

Companies Prioritise Data Breach Procedures

Post-GDPR survey by MicroWarehouse

Kids Speech Labs Wins €10,000

Ireland Funds/NDRC business plan competition To Adopt Tixserve Platform

Father and son venture

Lynk Launches Refreshed Taxi App

Upgrade was years in development

How Food Companies Are Preparing For Brexit

Bord Bia Brexit Barometer

Lidl Picks Dale Farm For Cheddar Supplies

NI cheese set for 8,000 stores in 22 countries

LEO Firms Get Ready For Ploughing

The 30 small firms lined up for Local Enterprise Village

Causeway Launches Workspace Venture In Belfast

Causeway Asset Management spending £3m on StepSpace office space initiative

DCU Aims To Connect Family Firms

AIB and PwC renew sponsorship of Centre for Family Business

Interview: Kevin Meaney, AGENT Digital

The digital agency is enjoying a busy 2018

WeBringg Acquires Spatula In Perth

Irish e-commerce logistics startup is expanding down under

Sanderson Recruitment Opens Limerick Office

Agency in expansion mode

Boost Cross-Border Trade With InterTradeIreland

Firms can access a variety of programmes and supports through InterTradeIreland

Order Fresh Fish With The Gannet App

Fish wholesaler makes customer order easier

Learn How To Trade With TraderDock

Monthly charge is $200

Appian Asset Management Hit With €443,000 Fine

Cyber fraudsters stole €650,000

i-Believe Channels Adverts Onto Podcasts

Ad free podcasts were too good to last

Musgrave Wins Family Business Award

European Families in Business Awards in Madrid

Fáilte Ireland: Supporting Excellence For SMEs

Supports available for Brexit, business development and new markets

Demystifying Public Tenders For SMEs

TenderCon Cork seminar in UCC on Thursday June 14

Thinking Outside The (Printer) Box

Printers are getting ‘smarter’, so printer vendors are too

Sisters Hit Sweet Spot With Artisan Chocolate

Natalie and Karen Keane make Bean and Goose chocolate from a farm in Wexford

New Spa Opens At Osprey Hotel

10,000 sq ft spa is set over three floors

‘Better Inside’ Trumps The Traditional Agency

OLIVER Ireland helps bring agency work in-house

Ormonde Hotel Upgrading Guest Bedrooms

36 of the 118 rooms have been refitted

Cork Fish Firm Nets SuperValu Deal

Union Hall Smoked Fish sold in SuperValu nationwide after Food Academy success

Founder Checks Out Of Lovin Dublin

Emmet O’Neill buys out Niall Harbison

Camile Thai Kitchen Opens Second London Outlet

Cash not accepted, only plastic

Peer-To-Peer Scheme Will Build 65 Homes

Initiaitive Ireland scheme in Kildare

Galway Apple Retailer Joins Compu b Group

GalMac Computers on the go for 28 years

Sammon Contracting Goes Into Liquidation

Company sunk by Carillion collpapse

50,000 Users For Health And Safety Portal covers 300 different business types

Version 1 Completes Sixth UK Acquisition

Cedar Consulting specialises in HR transformation

PREM Group Expanding In Scotland

New aparthotel in Glasgow

HBAN Launches UK Investor Syndicate

London group plans to invest €3m in Irish startups in next three years

SAP Reseller Wins Singapore Contract

Enterpryze does deal with Singapore’s United Overseas Bank

Virgin Media Acquires Casey Cablevision

Dungarvan broadband provider has 2,000 customers

Holiday Spending Set To Rise

But house prices and rents continue to soar

Fingal Startups Out To Crack China

They seized opportunities at Chengdu trade fair

SFA Demands New Small Business Strategy

'The potential of the SME sector has not been realised'

SBCI Extends Bibby Lending Facility By €25m

The SBCI funds will let SMEs get cheaper invoice finance facilities from Bibby Financial Services Ireland

Glandore Adds 300 More Workspaces

Total of 2,500 desks in eight locations

Voom Win For Irish Venture Junior Einsteins

Joint overall winner in Virgin Media competition organises quirky science parties

CEOs Predict Modest Growth And Major Headaches

KPMG survey tracks Irish bosses’ outlooks

Three Startups Spin Into NovaUCD

Seaweed, market research and blockchain firms join enterprise centre

Eight Companies Join Atlantic MedTech Cluster

Collaboration aims to build sector by pooling resources

Smart Strategies With The Reputations Agency

The award-winning agency works with some of Ireland's biggest brands

Kells Tech Hub Opens For Business

Flexible office space for €150 plus VAT per month

NDRC ArcLabs Accelerator Kicks Off

Nine startups on the programme in the Waterford IT facility

Brexit, Business And Standards: Why Certification Makes Sense

ISO's international certification will be hugely important after the UK leaves the EU

Virgin Media Among Winners In AIM Awards

Telco won for best customer experience in the All-Ireland Marketing Awards

Forget The Brexit Noise And Start To Plan

InterTradeIreland Brexit supports for business can get you going

Kepak Signs Chinese Distribution Deal Worth €35m

Food processing group inked a five-year deal with Esen Agro

Shortcross Gin Upgrades Visitor Centre

Almost €3m invested in new stills and ‘visitor experience’

Skillnet Ireland Urging SMEs To Prioritise Upskilling

Formerly ‘Skillnets’, training agency launches its rebrand today

Sigmar Recruitment’s French Connection

Inside the biggest recruitment agency trade sale for years

ABP Group Secures €50m Asian Beef Deal

Irish firm will supply Wowprime Chinese restaurants

Virgin Media Business Launches Mobile Service

Bundles targeted at small businesses

Dublin’s Etto Wins Top Restaurant Award

Irish Restaurant Awards 2018

Musgrave Moving To Compostable Coffee Cups

Cups will be used in SuperValu and Centra stores

Thinking About Market Diversification? DHL Can Help

With Brexit looming, DHL is assisting Irish exporters globally

SBCI Helping SMEs Meet The Brexit Challenge

SBCI Brexit Loan Scheme provides low cost funding

Addressing The Pension Gender Gap

Stephen Gillick of Mason Hayes & Curran explores possible solutions

Network Cork Picks Its Top Businesswomen

Main award goes to Educogym’s Irene Twohig

Brookfield Buys Into Imagine Communications

Good news for wireless broadband in rural Ireland

Voom Contestants Need Your Vote

Irish firms in Virgin Media’s pitching competition

New Branding For Independent Pictures And Agtel

Out with Agtel, in with Indiepics

iReach Launches New Customer Experience Research Call Centre

Marketing intelligence and research agency is enhancing its Dublin call centre

BGE Interview: Donal Cahalane, Republic Of Work

'It is critical for us to manage our energy use’

How Sam Dennigan Benefits From Origin Green

Food company has 12 evangelists for sustainability programme

Growth In Sharp Decline As SMEs Hunker Down

Big Brexit worries but 55% ready for GDPR, says InterTradeIreland

ISO Standard A ‘Swiss Army Knife’ For GDPR

Two companies join ranks of compliant standard-bearers

Father Ted Has A Pop At GDPR

Marketing agency Ignition’s spoof video

Fade Laser Caters For ‘Rethink The Ink’ Trend

The Dublin city startup uses laser to remove tattoos and skin blemishes

Enva Group To Acquire Rilta Environmental

Niall Wall consolidates hazardous waste market

Sligo Shows Highest Retail Vacancy Rate

Galway and Killarney full or almost full

Sure Taps Vennetics For Video On Demand

Vennetics app curates video content

Ding Opens New Office In Bell Labs Building

Irish mobile top-up firm is growing fast

‘Campaign’ Plaudit For Youth Agency Thinkhouse

Listed as one of the world’s leading independent agencies

BIM Wants Tourists To Taste The Atlantic

West coast seafood trail developed with Fáilte Ireland

Strong Growth At PR Firm Gibney

Net profit of €333,000 in 2016/17

Linked Finance Hits €50m Lending Milestone

P2P lender organised €24m worth of loans in 2017 alone

US Private Equity Firm Takes Control At Netwatch

Merger of four companies backed by The Riverside Company

Innovation Barriers Still Hampering SMEs

Access to funding and skills are the main barriers to increasing levels of R&D and innovation

Glofox Founder Named Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur

Conor O’Loughlin’s gym software wins €40,000

‘Best CEO’ Plaudits For Marc O’Dwyer

Big Red Cloud CEO wins in the Business All-Star Awards

CliniShift Wins Bolton Trust Award

Aimee Madden's venture has raised €500,000 equity investment

Flexible Finance Options Are Key For Capitalflow

'If our customers' businesses aren't successful, we aren't successful'

Tell Your Story On Instagram

Kerrigan's Craft Butcher case study

Take Action For GDPR Compliance

Advice from Maureen Daly in law firm Beauchamps

BeeInstant Helps Tech Firms Measure App Data

BeeInstant's Vietnamese founders praise startup supports in Dublin

WeBringg Speeds Up Delivery Of Online Orders

Alan Hickey and Sean Murray set out to disrupt

SMEs Offered Strategic Design Assistance

Design4Growth programme in South East region

Cooking Oil Startup Gets SuperValu Listing

Collar of Gold rapeseed oil founded by Peter McCloskey

Virgin Media Delivers A HD Grand Slam

The firm's business customers also receive the fastest broadband speeds in Ireland

Liberties Distillery Produces Dead Rabbit

New Irish whiskey named after a New York bar

Airtricity Buys 40% Of Activ8 Solar Energies

Option to expand holding to 50%

Origin Green Ambassadors Champion Sustainability

Tom Tully, Talent Manager at Bord Bia, discusses the Origin Green Ambassador programme

Compare Life Insurance Costs Online With Oomph

New site developed by Orca Financial

Strategem Acquired By Boston Marketing Agency

Keith Lee sells out to Connelly Partners

Core Shortlisted For Two European Search Awards

Irish marketing firm will be at the finals in Prague in May

Guest Blog: Mairead O’Grady, Tax Partner, RBK

Succession planning for a family business

Innovation Awards Finalists Announced 

Bolton Trust/PwC competition has €10,000 for winner

Bunk Campers Finds Australian Buyer

Founders sell their Belfast business for £4.5 million

Who Are Ireland’s Best Managed Companies?

Ten years of Deloitte programme

Shortcross Gin Trebles Production Capacity

New visitor centre at Co. Down distillery

Three Into One For Paradyn Merger

Exigent Networks, Irish Telecom and Netforce combine

Flynn Hotels Refurbishment Nears Completion

A €3m investment is revamping the group’s four hotels

Usheru Wins Dublin City Enterprise Award

Tech firm connects film studios with cinema goers

PartyWizz Platform Makes Party Bookings Child’s Play

Dublin startup helps parents organise magicians and party gear

Circit Software Speeds Up Financial Audits

Dublin startup secured early partnership with Ulster Bank

Bórd Bia Is Tops For Social Responsibility

New CSR practice at The Reputations Agency

Car Appraisals App Keeps Dealerships Motoring

Colm Murphy's Appraisee app

Nüdest Yoghurt Blends Going Down A Treat

Fiona Keane's startup sells healthy yoghurt in squeezy packs

ISAX Helps Middle Aged Entrepreneurs

Information evening in Cork on March 12

How Daithí O’Connor Grew Revive Active

'Without EIIS, we'd never have gotten out of the blocks'

UK Poll Points To Huge GDPR Fallout

Millions say they want personal data deleted

Crowdfunding Helped Create 2,400 Irish Jobs

More than 890 firms secured loans via Linked Finance since 2013

Strong Business Backing For ‘Dress For Success’

Forty companies helping out on International Women’s Day

Briody Bedding Wins SFA Award

Meath firm grows with eye on exports

McCann Fitzgerald Signs Up For Courtsdesk

It’s an online subscription service making courts data easily accessible

Interview: Jack Teeling, Teeling Whiskey

Why Teeling brothers took Bacardi on board

Big Plans For Your Small Business? SBCI Helps You Fund Them

SMEs have benefited from almost €1bn in SBCI-supported finance to date

Sweet Promotions With Tara Slevin Branded Confectionery

Personalised confectionery perfect for every age, gender or demographic

Bord Gáis Energy Extends Partnership with Focus Ireland

Total contribution of €2.4 million made since the partnership was established in 2015

Be Careful What You Discuss With Competitors

Counsel from Beauchamps expert Dorit McCann

‘Sustainability Is At The Core Of Our Daily Operations’

Deirdre Ryan of Lidl explains the benefits of Origin Green

SL Controls Launches TOTALline Software Suite

Software improves production line efficiency and traceability

BGE Interview: Eoin Loughnane, Castleknock Hotel & Country Club

‘New lights in bedrooms and corridors resulted in energy savings of 75%’

Irish Winners Announced In European Business Awards

Eleven firms in with a shout for European finals in May

Ciara’s Digital Marketplace For Flexible Workers

WorkJuggle lets companies post details on part-time, remote or contract work projects

BGE Interview: Michael Lynch, Kilkenny Mart

'Our key account manager helped us to reduce our energy costs'

GPS Tracking For Irish Rugby Players

No hiding from STATSports performance analysis

Boston Scientific Is Cork’s Company Of The Year

Best SME award for Spearline

Applications Open For Yield Lab Accelerator

Galway-based programme to invest €800k into eight startups

Cutting Edge Idea From Old School Shaves

Marram Co sells shaving gear and creams with a retro feel and premium cachet

New Property Website Launches With Ads On Rival took ads out on website

New Cork HQ And Big Deals For Over-C

Dutch partnerships worth €20m for the IoT firm

Horus Sentinel Sensor Picks Up HVAC Bad Vibrations

Dublin entrepreneurs brought an idea from BAM Ireland to life

Malone Group Acquires Two UK Firms

Acquisition and restructuring costs of €500,000

Working Group Concludes Insurance Probe

Why does Employer and Public Liability insurance cost so much?

Website Directory Is ‘Tinder For Tradespeople’ is an invite-only listing of quality tradespeople and home professionals

HBAN Partnering With New York Investor Group

'Digital Irish Angels' tapped for Ireland investments

New Alliance To Counter Excessive Insurance Costs

Alliance for Insurance Reform is launched

Brexit Loan Scheme Will Provide €300m

SBCI agrees deal to boost fund with EIB

€70m SEAI Spend On Home Energy Upgrades

Business grants for 40% of the cost of replacing existing lighting

How Mayo Shoe Retailer Cracked E-Commerce

Vaughan Shoes linked EPOS system with the website back-end

Xcentuate Partners With ActiveOps

Ray Bowe and Dan Carroll form consultancy

Global Shares Opens Hong Kong Office

Fintech company provides share scheme management

Why Express Delivery Is Good For Business

E-shoppers will spend more on websites offering express delivery, says DHL Express Ireland

Bord Gáis Energy Interview: Gavan Duffy

How Allergan works with Bord Gáis Energy to improve energy sustainability

Vita Liberata Sold To American Buyer

Broadlake exits Alyson Hogg's venture after five years

‘It’s a transparent way of showing commitment to the environment’

Interview with Bord Bia Origin Green participant Jason Coyle, MD of Mr. Crumb

Record Number Of Taxpayer Funded Jobs

Enterprise Ireland unveils 'Market Discovery' grants

NDRC and Enterprise Ireland Launch South East Accelerator

Ten chosen firms will receive mentoring and €30,000

Blueface Merges With US Peer Star2Star

New cloud telephony entity will be called StarBlue

Why Entering Awards Is Good For Business

Build your company cachet by entering competitions such as the eir Spiders

Mumpreneur Organising Minecraft Event In RDS

Lisa O'Brien's MineVention also being staged in UK in 2018

Mindshare Tips For Small Business Brand Building

Ad agency says peer to peer connections are key

Ascential Pays Initial €100m For Clavis Insight

Earn-outs could add €84m to consideration for Dublin firm

Improve Staff Management With Excellence Through People

Five key areas of effective staff management

Ice Idea For Cold Pressed Juices

Limerick startup Wellnice Pops makes ice pops from fruit and veg juice

Is Now The Time To Sell Your Business?

'There are more funding options available than any time in recent years'

Log Your Day Jobs In The Cloud With OneClick Accounts

The Limerick startup helps users manage daily invoices and job logs

Nine Firms Chosen For Food Works 2018

Good variety on show for Bord Bia, EI and Teagasc accelerator

‘Sustainability Is No Longer An Aspiration’

Michael Hoey in Country Crest explains the benefits of Origin Green

Optimise Your Firm’s Online Presence

Optimise Design Ireland gives SMEs mentorship and support

EU Approves Share Option Scheme For SMEs

Key Employee Engagement Programme gets go-ahead

Wia Cloud Platform For The Internet of Things

The Dublin-based startup makes it easier for developers to create IoT applications

Invalidity Pension Extended To Self-Employed

An estimated 360,000 people in Ireland are self-employed

GIGA-Network Will Help Your Staff Work Smarter

Virgin Media Business’s Giga-Network empowers employers and staff with digital tools for remote working

INM’s Newspread Acquires Supreme Stationery

Nice exit for Sean McDonough and Tanya Byrne

Ad Agency Rothco Bought By Accenture

Consultancy muscles in on big brand advertising

Guest Blog: Allister Frost, Wild Orange Media

Which is better - website or a Facebook Page?

Bobby Kerr Exiting Insomnia After 20 Year Run

Coffee chain founder leaving to pursue other opportunities

InterTradeIreland – Helping Firms Find Funding Sources

The agency is holding a series of free workshops on sourcing funding

Linked Finance Launches Pension Fund Lending

Firm says potential net returns average 7-8.5%

Recipients Revealed For New EI Development Fund

21 applicants sharing €30.5m, including it@Cork

Renatus Capital Defies Business Post Desist Plea

Email synopsis threatening newspaper jobs

Guest Blog: Jack Murray, MediaHQ

Tip on how to improve your company PR

AR Wizardry Launches New An Post Service

Reach+ lets customers send 2,000 cards/letters for 57c per item

Interview: Hugh Scully, Dublin Vinyl

The Dublin entrepreneur is running an EIIS fundraiser for his new vinyl venture

Rubicoin Wins Grand Prix At Eir Spiders

Best web agency award for Continuum

BGE Interview: Therese Kelly, Neville Hotel Group

'It is absolutely vital to monitor the money that is going out'

Food And Drink Firms Feted In Bord Bia Awards

Kerry Foods wins a brace for Cheestrings

No Money? Just Flag Your Taxi

Richie Commins' unusual taxi app

Storm Technology Acquires Ciall Systems

Microsoft specialist adds ERP capability

CorkBIC Launches IT Security Accelerator

€50,000 on offer to qualifying teams

Global Cleantech Plaudit For Hub Controls

Hub Controller is a smart domestic thermostat

Dulann Targets Small Firms With eLearning Courses

Reduce compliance costs with

Turn Your Water Tax Into Beer

YellowBelly Beer's cheery idea

FoodCloud Founders Tops At Image Businesswoman Awards

Young Businesswoman gong for Pippa O'Connor

‘FoodCloud Represents A Local Solution To A Global Problem’

FoodCloud works with Origin Green members to provide them with a solution for surplus food

Block Angel Wins Synergy InvestStart Award

Danu Sport wins startup award

Blacknight Offering Free Domain Names For A Year

Get a free .IE or .COM domain for your business website

State Backing For New €250m SME Fund

UK-based BGF is looking to invest in Irish SMEs

Bord Gáis Energy Interview: Darren Fortune, Ventac

BGE has provided Ventac with excellent value on energy contracts over the years

Colourstick Quick Fix For Spots Of Grey

The Dun Laoghaire startup was founded by Jenny Tully in 2015

Cloud With Me Developing A ‘Crowd Cloud’

Gianni Matera backs Israeli entrepreneurs Asaf Zamir and Gilad Somjen

New Book Helps SMEs With Facebook Marketing

How to make the most of Facebook Ads

Brexit: Risk And Opportunity For Ireland’s Exporters

Now is the time for Irish SMEs to seriously consider exporting to the eurozone

Ryanair Picks Coras As Events Tickets Partner

Mark McLaughlin’s perseverance pays off

R&D Tax Credits For SMEs

If you get an Enterprise Ireland R&D grant, that's good enough for Revenue

RSM Ireland Is Best In Network

RSM member firm of the year

Wisetek Merges US Business With DataKillers

Merged venture has annual turnover of €30m

Hume Brophy Expands Into Hong Kong

Acquires Hong Kong and NY agency Madaket

eShopWorld Tops Deloitte Tech Fast 50 Again

Global Shares recognised in new Fintech award category

Effective Invoicing: Top Tips for Small Businesses

All businesses know what invoicing is -- but are they doing it correctly?

Phonovation Out To End Mobile Hacking

SIM Take Over Protection makes mobiles more secure

Michael Hoyne’s Merlyn Finds £60m Buyer

Norcros plc acquires shower equipment manufacturer

Almac Group Acquires BioClin Laboratories

BioClin spun out of Intertek plc in 2013 MBO

Why Origin Green Is So Important For ABP Food Group

Origin Green is the world’s first national food sustainability programme

Boosting Business With Management Development

Training agency Skillnets is a go-to for SMEs keen on improving their skills base

How To ‘Brexitproof’ Your Business

The British Irish Gateway for Trade (BIG) is a new free service to help you prepare

Make Mobility The Rule In Digital Transformation

Report from Interxion and IDC

The 21st Century Spice Trade

DHL's guide to cross-border eCommerce opportunities

Irish Burger Brand Rocketing To Germany

Areas agrees franchise deal with Niall Fortune

Superlife Agrees Distribution Deal In Scandinavia

Boyne Valley Food Innovation District helps out

FREE Specialist Brexit Advice For SME’s

Bespoke support for SMEs includes access to free specialist advice through a Brexit Readiness Voucher

Taxback Forecasts Bumper Self-Assessed Tax Yield

How to avoid a tax double whammy

Novi Launches Off-Site Data Recovery Service

AirGap helps SMEs recover quickly after ransomware attacks

Public Service Award For Dispute Consultants

John Farage O’Brien wins Legal Dispute Resolution gong

Funding Growth With Close Brothers Commercial Finance

Irish SMEs will need to keep their funding options wide open after Brexit

How To Access European Tender Opportunities

Tenderio makes it easier to bid for public projects

What Is The Cube In Roscommon?

One stop shop for entrepreneurs developed by WestBIC

NSAI Supporting SMEs In Face Of Brexit

Achieving certification to international standards inspires confidence

Countdown To GDPR: Can You Afford Not To Be Ready?

The new data protection regulations come with heavy fines for non compliance

How To Address Mental Health In The Workplace

Tackle the stigmatisation of mental health issues with a good workplace strategy

Why You Need To Get PRINCE2 Certified

Best practice guidance on project management

Get Ready For The Beneficial Ownership Register

Mason Hayes & Curran's Nicholas Metcalfe explains the new EU regulations requiring beneficial ownership registers

Guest Blog: James Kavanagh, Trustee Decisions

Trustees need good quality advice

Sisters Have Maternity Needs Wrapped Up For Delivery

The Stork Box sells prepacked maternity boxes with all the essentials

Portwest’s Harry Hughes Is EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

Jack Teeling and Evelyn O'Toole also among the winners

Elevate Your Business To The Next Level

InterTradeIreland's Elevate programme helps business with cross-border trading

Ribbon Cut For New €7m SuperValu Dundalk Store

Fifty-five jobs created in the sizeable new store

Plug And Play IKydz Keeps Kids Surfing Safely

Startup co-founded by John Molloy and Jason Sheehy

Musgrave MarketPlace: SME Customer Profile

Tracie Byrne, MD of Access Security Products, talks about her business

How Lynch’s Pharmacy Stays Relevant All Year Round

Owner Neil Sokay makes the most of Musgrave MarketPlace

Aldi Brings Home The Bacon For Oakpark Foods

Tipperary rasher maker to supply Aldi UK in €2m deal

Wisetek Cited As Circular Economy Examplar

NESC report looks at sustainable Irish business practices

Global Reach For New Cork Startup Competition

Cork County Council is partnering with a big Boston accelerator

Brexit Borders: Now Is The Time For Business Preparation

InterTradeIreland on call for firms trading across the border

GIGAWorld Will Unlock A Wave Of Innovation

Virgin Media's GIGAWorld gives businesses in Ireland the connectivity they need and deserve

What Is ‘Gnó Means Business’?

Foras na Gaeilge's initiative helps SMEs use Irish to their advantage

Oona Doherty Beauty Clinic Is Friendliest Business

Oona Doherty Beauty Clinic pleasing customers since 1985

Plan. Act. Engage. Time To Get Brexit Ready

InterTradeIreland’s new Brexit Advisory Service can help

Use Facebook To Grow Your Business Community

Facebook is for all businesses, irrespective of their size

Prodigy Learning Delivers Digital Skills To Australia

Profitable Sandyford firm teams up with Microsoft

Blendi Smoothies For Time Poor Millennials

Dublin startup Blendi to sell sliced-and-diced smoothie ingredients packs

Why Musgrave Joined Origin Green

Musgrave Group is a keen member of Bord Bia's Origin Green food sustainability programme

Interview: Jennifer Rothwell, Designer And Entrepreneur

'Dublin city is being turned into a coffee shop'

Bear Market Coffee Opens In Dublin City Centre

Blackrock startup creating ten jobs in Pembroke Street outlet

Boojum Brings Its Burritos To Hanover Quay

Burrito bar is creating 60 jobs with two new Dublin stores

What Are Retail Vacancy Rates Around Ireland?

Retail overview from CBRE

Videnda To Distribute Condeco Software

Ireland distribution agreement for wokspace technology

Liquidator Appointed To Ferfics Ltd

Shareholders had invested €4.8 million

Kooomo Helps Retailers To Make Online Impact

Online retail platform operates between Turin and Dublin

Selling Your Business: Share Sale Or Asset Sale?

A business sale can be an emotion strain but careful consideration is still essential

Bernie Kinsella’s ReturnPal Links Up With An Post

Smart app returns easier for e-shoppers

Freshly Chopped Expands Brand To Cyprus

First overseas outlets for Irish healthy fast food franchise

Ronan Daly Jermyn Launches Web Supports For Startups

Website includes legal documents and topic-focused guidance

Two Dozen Tourism Schemes Shortlisted For €65m

One whiskey venture makes the cut

Research And Innovate With €5,000 And Applied IoT

Collaborative expertise in IoT for businesses of all sizes

CX Company Launches 2017 Customer Experience Survey

Big falls for Ryanair and Mytaxi

Blue Tree Systems Acquired By Orbcomm

Galway firm sold to American buyer

IEA Shortlists Ireland’s Best SME Exporters

Mario Rosenstock lined up for Export Industry Awards

Sales Outsourcing: Is It A Good Idea?

An in-house sales team can be a high cost to a business

KTI Tool Helps SMEs Find R&D Support

Knowledge Transfer Ireland runs the resource on its website

NDRC And Bank of Ireland Team Up For Fintech Programme

National Digital Research Centre course for financial services professionals

Retail Excellence Names Top 30 Stores In Ireland

National winner to be selected in November

Zahra Publishing Merges With Eumom

Easy Parenting magazine joins mumsonline

Discounted MFI Loans For IBYE Winners

Entries for Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur close on September 29

Average SME Bad Debt Write-Off Is €14,000

Global Business Monitor from Bibby Financial Services

Pat McDonagh Joins Revive Active’s Board Of Directors

Supermac’s founder has invested €300,000 in Galway food supplements firm

Bosses Pay Lip Service To Workplace Wellbeing

Ibec launches The KeepWell Mark, workplace wellbeing accreditation

Indo Goes Up The Aisle With The Vow

But without WeddingsOnline in tow

Solar Pump Solutions Wins Innovation Award

Innovation Arena Awards at the Ploughing

The Tech Firms Who’ve Raised €500m Venture Capital

Q2 funding listing from Irish Venture Capital Association

Marketing To Win New Business

Advice from Mary Cloonan of Marketing Clever

Iconic Offices Unveil Stephen’s Green Workspace

The Greenway extends to 31,000 sq ft space over six floors

Free Data Security Workshop With Smarttech247

GDPR offer until September 30

Vets Struggle To Value Their Business

HLB Sheehan Quinn Veterinary Practice Survey Report 2017

Dublin Startup ID-Pal Chosen For US Accelerator

ID-Pal in line for $100,000 investment through FinTech71

Wine Distributor Febvre Completes MBO

Liz Coogan appointed managing director

Turning CSR Commitment Into ‘Living Responsibility’

DHL Express Ireland staff have chosen Pieta House as the company’s new charity partner

Tequila Jack’s Opens In Cork

Mexican food by the Lee

HP Imprimatur For Evad IT Solutions

New managed print partner

E-Commerce Explored In Wolfgang Digital Study

New report analyses millions of website sessions and online purchases

Ever Wanted To Run Your Own Wine Shop?

Then head to the Franchise Show in the RDS Targets Corporate Payroll Software designed for payroll in multiple jurisdictions

Ad Agencies Tempering Confidence With Caution

Industry survey assesses adland’s prospects

Pure Telecom Signs €35m Open Eir Deal

Two-year deal for access to eir’s high-speed broadband

Arkphire Is Apple’s First Irish Authorised Enterprise Reseller

Firm will provide customised mobile device management solutions built around Apple iOS

Excise Headache Angers Wine Importers

Despite penal taxes, wine sales increased 5% in 2016

Thirty Startups Selected For Google Mentoring

One firm will win €10,000 AdWords credit

Hub Controller Wired For International Growth

Ollie Hynes's smart home thermostat

Sparkling Wares From Dublin Startup

Jewellery venture New Romantic has a store on Drury Street

Hydroponic Greens For Market Lane

Ellie O'Donovan grows salad leaves and herbs in water

Microfinance Ireland Loan Approvals At €20m

Average loan size of €14,500 in Q2 2017

Vodafone Launches New IoT Network

The network can connect millions of devices for a 'smart nation'

Glasses Raised For Irish Gin Group

Call for Irish Gin legal standard

Plynk Partnering With US Firm Jumio

Tech firms link to make money transfer easier and safer

Caramel Popcorn Comes With A Whiskey Bite

American brings new twist on popcorn to Ireland

Which Towns Have Most Empty Shops?

Ballybofey tops the GeoDirectory ranking

Facebook Launches Irish SME Council

Partnership aims for better digital tools for business

Online Database For School Suppliers

The School Directory also lists SNAs and substitute teachers

Clavis Insight Ramps Up In China

Recent growth appointments include CTO and CFO

Brexit: Presenting Unique Opportunities for Irish SMEs?

DHL Express found that Irish firms are diversifying into global markets

Facebook Partnering With ‘Your Business Live’

SME event in Simmonscourt on October 17/18

Foodcloud’s Income Tops €1 Million

Social enterprise books €240,000 surplus

Green Shoes Events Promise To Click With Students

Green Shoe Events helps with campus promotions

Sonarc Makes Waves With Novel Plasma Speaker

Paul Gilligan's Sonarc speaker is now at the patent pending stage

Voxpro Bought By Canada’s Telus

€39m upfront for vendors Dan and Linda Kiely

New Digital Skills Course For Food Firms

Think Digital applications deadline is August 31

LearnSignal’s Global Traction For Online ACCA Courses

Startup provides virtual tuition for the tough ACCA exams

What Future For E-Mail Marketing?

GDPR muddies the waters big time

35,000 Startups Since 2013

2016 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor

New Book Aims To Demystify VAT

Authors are KPMG tax experts

Wicklow Designer Sitting Pretty With Unique Fabric

Aoife’s Mullane's fabric designs make for arresting cushions, throws and chairs

Research, Innovate And Grow With Horizon 2020

InterTradeIreland can help SMEs navigate the EC's research and innovation programme

Portable WiFi Beats Roaming Charges

Uni-fi Global device gets you connected online at local rates

Key Ingredients For Door Drops That Work

Leaflets drops are popular but how do you achieve cut-through from the junk mail?

ESB Spark of Genius Award Open For Entries

Prizes include €25,000 and trips to Web Summit in Lisbon

113 Tools Every Startup Needs

Make sure you are in the right space with the right product and service

Micro SME Stars From Every County

LEOs showcasing 31 firms at the Ploughing

Outrage Over 20% Increase In PSO Levy

€470m subsidy from electricity users for wind and peat power

Arachas Acquires Capital Cover Group

Brennan Insurances has new owner

Business Plan Wins Aurius €10,000

Mooted hearing aid pairs with apps

Tigers Childcare Buys Three More Centres

Dublin centres bought from Bright Horizon

Businesses Shrug Off Brexit Uncertainty

InterTradeIreland Q2 Business Monitor

Board Shakeup At Homestay Technologies

CEO Alan Clarke seeking next play

Employer Members Rubbish Minimum Wage Hike

No evidence to justify new Minimum Wage of €9.55 an hour

100 Stores On Retail Excellence Awards ‘Shortlist’

Echochamber will trim awards contenders to 30

The EY Entrepreneurs: How Much Money Do They Make?

Under the financial hood of 24 Entrepreneur of the Year finalists

Who You’re Funding To Start A Business

Some big HPSU payments from Enterprise Ireland

Small Business Can Rebrands As Business Achievers

Ulster Bank business info website

Container Coffee Thinks Inside The Box

Gordon Hickey's Digital Hub coffee shop

IP Telecom And Goldstar Telecom Ink Three Year Deal

The €500k deal allows Goldstar to launch a new cloud telephony service

Ben & Anvil Carve Out Visual Effects Niche

Inner City Enterprise award winner

Foodoppi Teaches Kids To Appreciate Good Food

Online food network has all the ingredients for a healthy education

Music Man’s Fish Pâté Hits All The Right Notes

Ken McHugh's Fresh From on sale in SuperValu

Donegal Mum Makes A Living From Her Doodles

Gift cards from Shelley Leslie's Ruby Doodle

Shannon Incubator Opens For Aviation And Travel

Propellor Shannon has liftoff

Johnson & Perrott Begins €15m Cork Dealership Expansion

Bigger Cork city motor dealership will create 30 new jobs

Skillnets Welcomes Increase In SME Training

Training agency facilitated 14,000 firms last year, up 11%

Management Reshuffle At Mindshare

Media agency has a new COO and chief planning officer

Unilever Partnership To Support FMCG Startups

Unilever Foundry collaborating with Dogpatch Labs

Architects PLM Rebrand As Meitheal Design Partners

A team with common purpose

Handle Workplace Bullying With Care

Employees may be entitled to legal representation at the preliminary stage of a bullying investigation

ODCE’s Roll Call Of Director Misbehaviour

Annual report sets out examples of enforcement actions

Small Firms Won’t Have To Disclose Directors Pay

ACCA warning over Companies Accounting Act 2016

Three Russian Guys And Their Dublin Game

Try out Funbakers' Silent Streets for free

Liquidator Appointed To ‘Grassometer’ Operating Firm

Company raised €1.4m for boot-mounted grass measuring device

Penalties Boost Companies Office Income By €10m

Penalty fees swell CRO's coffers

Bacardi Values Teeling Whiskey At Over €60m

€4.9m equity investment for 7.7% stake of Dublin startup

ProU Yogurt Goes Nationwide With SuperValu Deal

Fortified yoghurt will be stocked in more than 70 stores nationwide

Limerick Accelerator To Boost Sports Tech Sector

SportsTech Ireland aiming to double number of Irish sports-tech firms

Banks Slow To Inform SMEs Of Credit Review Rights

Working capital needs dominate requests for credit

Sungard AS’s Little Book Of IT

Survey finds that Ireland lags global trends in IT investment and innovation

Rye River Brewing Posts €3.5m Loss

First big flop among Irish craft brewers

Ciggie Shop Vape Chain Expands To 28 Shops

Merger with Derry's Superior E-Liquid

Liquidator Appointed To Element Software

Galway company nominated for five prizes in 2017 eGaming awards

Digital Reach Group Calls In Liquidator

Company had €2 million equity invested

Life Skills Projects Share €150,000 Fund

Mason Hayes & Curran partners with SIFI

Swedish Group Swoops For Manor Farm In €94m Deal

Acquisition involves €68m in shares and cash, with extra €25m for hitting earning targets

Who Are Winners In PR Excellence Awards?

Awards for Murray, BeachHut PR and The Reputations Agency

Kale Crisp Venture Wins UCD Award

O’Kale Krisps sells air-dried and flavoured kale snacks

WestBic Calls For Startup Ecosystem

Good ideas from WestBIC chairman Dr Chris Coughlan

SiriusXT Boss Named ‘Founder Of The Year’

HPSU gong for Tony McEnroe

Hooke Bio Wins Big Ideas Award

Limerick firm one of ten ventures pitching to investors

New Shannon Incubator For Aviation And Travel Startups

Organising partners include Boeing, Datalex, DCU and Shannon Group

Liquidator Appointed To Cluey

Dublin firm sold cloud-based POS systems to hospitality sector

Promo Pads Launches Digital Menus

Table-top menus with order and payment functionality

Shannon Investment To Bring Dreamliners To Ireland

Lufthansa Technik modifying facilities to house the huge planes

KBC Offers €200k For Business Bright Ideas

Prize fund for firms with community improvement projects

Ireland’s Best And Worst Shopping Centres For Trading

Nearly half of retail park tenants would leave if they could

Delving Into AdWords For Startups

Lessons learned by LogoGrab, Campsited and Scriba

Inglot Cosmetics Booked €200k Profit In 2016

Swarbrigg family run franchise doubled headcount to 119

Employment Regulation Order To Hike Security Costs

Small business lobby opposes mandatory pay increase Wins NDRC Investment uses AI to quickly trawl job applications

Big Payday For Owners Of Merrion Fleet

Sale to ALD could be worth around €40 million

Menzies Distribution Acquires EM News Distribution

UK logistics firm snaps up Eason’s 75% shareholding in €3.6m buyout

Winning Teams Focus At Bord Gais Energy Conference

Lots of insights for business leaders at Bord Gáis Energy's conference

Aspira Opens Dublin Docklands Office

Aspira aims to more than double size within three years

Plaudits For Exxcellent Female Entrepreneurs

Thirteen women graduated from Exxcel programme in Rubicon Centre

Government Acts On ‘Zero Hours’ Contracts

Lawyer Patrick Walshe explains what government has in mind

IP Telecom Invests €500k In VoIP Expansion

Company installed PoP architecture in BT’s City West data centre