Archive for July, 2012

€20k communications platform allows connectivity and cost management Frank Keane Holdings newest car dealership, Frank Keane Volkswagen on the Long Mile Road in Dublin, has invested €20,000 in a state-of-the-art unified communications platform, provided by Abacus Systems, that allows full connectivity for staff and cost management. The new Frank Keane Volkswagen dealership is in a […]


From controversial fast food sponsors to ambush marketing ‘counter-attacks’, Olympic sponsorship seems to be one of the toughest games at play in London 2012. We have seen it coming in past editions but in London, questions about sponsorship have hit the headlines regularly and a couple of important points that can’t be ignored have been […]


‘Debt dating site’ will match indebted punters with ordinary angels/investors Cavan business man Hugh Leddy is to launch an innovative web platform in early 2013 to assist the 100,000 Irish people stuck in debt by matching them with potential ‘ordinary’ business angels. Leddy is currently raising funds for his project, called Debtrow, that will act […]


‘These are the Days’ raising funds for Ireland’s Paralympic athletes ‘These are the Days’ a new song by Irish songwriters Fran Stone and Pat Cushe and performed by well-known artist has been released to raise money for Ireland’s Paralympic athletes competing in London in August. Sometimes it is nice to give a bit back and […]


Musgrave, the leading independent food retailer purchasing group in Ireland and the UK has upgraded all warehousing to Infor SCM Warehouse Management (WM). The new system provides detailed inventory management of all stock, including multiple units of measure, lot control and catch weights, all aimed at improving accuracy and margins. Infor SCM WM controls work […]


Sunday August 11, Prize money all to winner of €500 MPM Equestrian will host the inaugural John Mullen Memorial Cup on Saturday August 11, 2012. This One Day Horse Show is in memory of the late John Mullen co-founder of MPM Equestrian. This show will consist of five classes, an 80cm class, a 90cm class, […]


Rathwood among Best 100 shops in Ireland Retail Excellence Ireland mystery shoppers have given full marks to Rathwood, placing the Tullow shopping, restaurant and activity centre among the Best 100 stores in the country. The mystery shopper visited Rathwood to assess customer service, friendliness, attention to detail and the overall shopping experience, as part of […]