Our team has been very busy over the last 8 weeks working with the All-Ireland Business Foundation to achieve our Business All-Star Accreditation Certificate. As it is our third time going through the rigorous process, we knew the standards we needed to upkeep to be accredited again. We are very proud to have accomplished this outstanding achievement as it recognises the continued hard work and dedication of our team in providing a best in class service to our customers.
Business All-Star accredited
We're delighted to be part of Design & Craft Council Ireland's #MADELOCAL campaign. Look out for the new Made Local symbol when shopping & let's support & celebrate Irish makers and designers together. Fantastic as it also comes just ahead of Cork Craft Month 20 which kicks off this weekend.
Now more than ever it’s important to recognise what we offer as a Country to the cultural framework we identify with and are known for worldwide.
The MADE LOCAL campaign has been developed by DDCI to sustain Ireland's
A donation of $10,000 has been made by buildings technology firm Johnson Controls to a voluntary organisation that has been at the forefront of transporting Covid-19 tests during the pandemic.
Blood Bike South took on the responsibility to transport Covid-19 tests from test centres, as well as its usual transportation of blood, breast milk, patient documents, and drugs.
The voluntary-led organisation relies solely on fundraising and had its annual Strictly Come Dancing fundraiser, which was due to take
Amazon expands its footprint in Ireland with new campus in Dublin, and continues to invest in people, infrastructure, and renewable energy projectsToday, Amazon announced that it is creating another 1,000 permanent jobs in Ireland over the next two years. The new, highly skilled roles will be based in locations across the company’s Cork and Dublin sites in Blanchardstown, Tallaght, the city centre, and north County Dublin, and will bring Amazon’s total permanent workforce in the country to 5,000 people over
We here at Alpha Automation & Controls Ltd, are absolutely delighted to be accredited as an All-Ireland All-Star Business, but even more so, Best in Class.
We are immensely proud of all our co-workers, for all that they have done, and it is them that makes us an extraordinary company. We pride ourselves in our values and meeting our customers’ needs by providing an unparalleled customer experience, so it means the world for us to be recognised in this way.
Alpha Automation & Controls provide Turnkey
Alpha Automation & Controls Ltd would like to welcome David Horgan BEng FSEng MIET as Functional Safety Engineer to our team.
David has a wealth of experience from the UK and Ireland and we are very excited to welcome him on board.
This also means we here at Alpha Automation are offering another professional service to our customers in the area of Functional Safety in the Machinery & Process sector.
And Mark Barrett Senior Automation Engineer with almost 10 years of experience in project delivery and
Cork Volunteer Centre is pleased to invite you to take part in this survey on behalf of your company. Your responses will help create a picture of current and planned goals, activities and challenges for employee volunteering and other corporate community engagement responses involving employees during the current COVID-19 pandemic. The data and implications will be shared later this summer in a joint report from the International Association of Volunteering Efforts (IAVE), Volunteer Canada and Volunteer
Cork Volunteer Centre works to support over 630 non-profit organisations across Cork City and County. On average each year 1,600 people register with our service, wanting to volunteer. Volunteers are the lifeblood of our communities and were mobilised in huge numbers during the Covid-19 crisis – delivering food and prescriptions to those cocooning; making music videos to cheer nursing home residents up; creating wellness resources online; feeding the homeless of Cork; assisting those affected by
Ballyphehane Community Association, in partnership with First South Credit Union and Kearys Nissan, has announced the launch of its Meals on Wheels service going electric and the installation of an electric vehicle charge point.
Enabling the electrification of transport is a key part of Ballyphehane Community Association’s sustainability strategy. The Association wanted a sustainable, cost effective and environmentally friendly option to the diesel van currently being used for the Meals on Wheels
We’re delighted to welcome Peter Finnegan to the Tyndall commercial team in the newly created role of New Ventures Manager. This is a key appointment for delivery of our entrepreneurship and innovation objectives under Tyndall 2025. Peter will be responsible for driving Entrepreneurship and New Ventures across Tyndall, in cooperation with the research and operations centres in Tyndall, our colleagues in UCC Innovation, and our external entrepreneurship partners. He will also take up responsibility for
Cork County Board is pleased to welcome Bons Secours Hospital Cork as the title sponsor of the 2020 county football championships, which were launched today at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
The Bon Secours Cork County Football Championships will commence on Friday next, and never has the appetite for our games been so great. With almost thirty matches in each round of the group stages, the county championships offer a true festival of football, culminating in county finals in Páirc Uí Chaoimh later this
Admirror is delighted to announce the addition of a range of Interactive Smart Admirrors to our product range.
These units can be custom made to perform functions as required by a particular business.
To date we have units installed that have been designed to client specifications and that allow users to:
Wet Floor Alert
Report an Issue
Rate a Service
Units are custom made using a choice of materials including - aluminium, polished timber, rustic look and of course can
RTÉ strives to ensure that Irish citizens are informed and connected to the issues that matter. Small and medium enterprises are integral Ireland’s economy and our communities and so RTÉ is launching an initiative specifically intended to provide support to this sector.
Boost My Business Helping Irish Business Bounce Back
Online and on air, RTÉ will support and promote small and medium enterprises all over the country, as they deal with the challenges and the opportunities that lie ahead. With a 94%
Redundancies are tough for both employers and employees. Still, they’ve become a reality for many businesses as we move out of lockdown.If your business was one of those affected by lockdown, you may be looking at ways to reduce outgoings like your labour costs. To avoid making this difficult situation worse, it’s important that your termination procedures comply with redundancy and unfair dismissals legislation.
Effective and meaningful consultationThe WRC has stated in previous decisions that the
CSA Personnel Consultants, a family run recruitment agency based on 65 Patrick Street, are delighted to launch their brand new website to help enhance their service for jobseekers and employers alike.CSA Personnel specialise in temporary and permanent recruitment services and been leading the field in office support staff recruitment in Cork for over five decades. The recruitment specialists led by experienced recruitment consultant Sam Nicholson are renowned for the quality of candidates they provide and
Cork-based food wholesale business M&P O’Sullivan Ltd. (M&P) has acquired Brennan’s Caterworld assets & trading names, which went into liquidation last month.
The undisclosed deal, which merges the trade of two of Cork’s oldest companies, will see the catering supplies business added to M&P’s wholesale portfolio, which also includes Homestead, White Hat and Red Abbey, bringing their product range to over 15,000 lines .
M&P also operates the Gala retail and Your Stop franchises with 30 franchisees and
The Lavit Gallery is delighted to reopen to the public. We are back operating Tuesday - Saturday 12noon - 4pm and by appointment between 10.30am - 12noon & again between 4-6pm. Our bright, spacious gallery is now ready to welcome visitors back and provide a safe space to view and buy art.
During the few months of closure, we also looked at new ways to offer our services. So, we are also now provide a click and collect option, where you can buy art online and arrange to collect at a time that suits you.
SAVE THE DATE: DESIGN POP
AUGUST 28-30, 2020
Locations: Thompson House, Elizabeth Fort, Emmett Place and Blackrock Castle
Cork’s new food and design festival returns for its second year, resilient, it adapts and adheres to the covid-19 restrictions
3 design teams X 3 food producers = 3 pop-up pavilionsPLUS a pop-up Irish Design Shop, exhibitions, and talks from special guests
Following its hugely successful debut in Cork in Spring 2019, Design POP, Cork’s new forward-thinking design
AM O’Sullivan PR is named the inaugural PRCA Agency of the Year 2020
Cork-based PR agency, AM O’Sullivan PR Ltd., has won the inaugural PR Agency of the Year award.
The award-winning, strategic communications consultancy accepted the PRCA Agency of the Year Award (1-10 employees) at the Annual Awards for Excellence in Public Relations, held on-line for the first time due to COVID-19 restrictions, with an audience of over 320 people tuning in.
The criteria for the award assessed the work that AM
A Moment in ‘Thyme’ - The Imperial Hotel, Cork announces launch of a brand new Brasserie at Seventy Six on the Mall.
Regional producers, charity partnerships and a sustainable approach
With the introduction of excellent cocktails using high quality Irish liquor from Killahora Orchards, ornate bird cages inspired by The English Market and quirky desserts by the famous duo Ber and Becky the offering has evolved into something modern, dynamic and fun and so ‘Thyme at Seventy Six on the Mall’ was born.
10th July 2020 marks Tandem’s 10th Anniversary. Tandem is delighted to reach this milestone in such a strong position to enter into the next decade of its planned growth and expansion.Thank you to all who have supported Tandem during our 10 years in business. Thank you to our personnel for their hard work and dedication in building Tandem’s reputation for collaboration and delivery.Thank you to our clients, some of whom have been with Tandem since its inception in 2010. Tandem will continue to deliver a
Since the beginning of the COVID – 19 pandemic researchers at the Centre for Advanced Photonics & Process Analysis (CAPPA), have been exploring ways in which they can provide their services and expertise to help the fight against the virus. CAPPA researcher Dr Steven Darby has been involved in the development of the definition of the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) standards for barrier masks and as part of the Irish Delegation for the European Committee for Standardization (CEN).
Cork Craft & Design, Ireland's largest social enterprise for craftspeople, has launched its exciting 2020 programme for Cork Craft Month this August. Celebrating contemporary Irish craft, over 50 masterclasses, craft trails, demonstrations, conversations and product launches, as well as virtual behind-the-scenes exhibitions, open studio tours and family-friendly activities are planned to date across the month, with an 80% increase in online events. Up to 90% of events will be free with details available
We are conscious of the need for business owners or staff to work remotely in this difficult time. We are also conscious of the need for businesses, home and houses looking to get connected to high speed broadband. And so we will work with you to prioritise any requests we can to connect people to broadband to facilitate the continued operation of their business. So if there are people, or groups of people in your area that we can facilitate through connecting to broadband then please let me know and we
We are very much looking forward to welcoming everyone back and hope to see you in the coming weeks.
To advise we have now set up an online booking system for dining reservations alternatively we are still contactable on 021 454 9800
Please click here for your dining reservationsOur Event & Meetings office is also open and Emma is contactable on email@example.com or 021 454 9889
Mardyke Arena University College Cork, one of Ireland’s largest indoor sports arenas and recipient of four ISO International Standards in Quality, Health & Safety, Energy and Environment will official reopen on Monday 13th July 2020 at 07.00.
The final touches are being made to the Mardyke Arena University College Cork to make sure that it is safe for staff and members to return on Monday 13th July 2020.
The reopening will follow government and public health guidance, along with significant operational
Better UV protection and new treatments only way for 100% survival A new treatment for skin cancer replacing chemotherapy with calcium could be available later this year thanks to ground-breaking new research. Breakthrough Cancer Research (Breakthrough) announced the news as they launched a national awareness campaign ‘Let’s get to 100% together’, which warns about the importance of protecting skin from UV damage 100% of the time. In Ireland the number of skin cancer cases have doubled in the last decade
As a result of COVID-19 and current Government restrictions on indoor and outdoor activities, with the requirement for physical distancing, the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival Committee regrets to confirm the cancellation of this year’s Festival. We know that this announcement will be disappointing for music fans, artists, publicans and the wider Cork community but their health and safety is our number one priority. We look forward to bringing back a strong, exciting and memorable Festival in 2021.
Leading Irish communications agency, Springboard PR & Marketing has launched a free ebook to assist businesses with their communications in post-Covid-19 lockdown.
The digital publication, available to download here, looks at the mechanics of good communications as the country enters Phase 3 of the roadmap for reopening. Effective Communications for your Business Post-Covid-19 Lockdown addresses how to develop a new communications roadmap along with activating?successful external and internal
Cork International Film Festival has launched its new home cinema Festival experience, the CIFF Film Club, in partnership with The Gate Cinemas. To celebrate the 65th anniversary of Ireland’s first and largest film festival, from Tuesday, 16 June, a specially curated series of fortnightly screenings will commence. Featuring new Irish and international features, documentaries, shorts and classics, presented with exclusive interviews and Q&As with filmmakers, tickets are available by clicking here
Triskel are delighted to announce the appointment of Deirdre Waldron to the board of the Arts Centre. Founder of Fuzion Communications, Deirdre is one of Ireland’s leading communications consultants with more than 25 years’ industry experience in the UK and Ireland.
Frankie Whelehan, Chair of the Triskel Board, said, “Triskel Arts Centre is a dynamic multi - disciplinary Arts Centre servicing both the Arts Community and the broader general public for many years. To guide Triskel Arts Centre, a Board
March 2020: A new and innovative digital platform – WeSwitchU.ie – is set to make waves with energy users in Ireland. Promising to take the stress and hassle out of switching energy providers, the company assists residential customers to engage with the energy market, reducing their energy bills and carbon footprint each year.
Despite launching just weeks ago, the website, which is owned and operated by Limerick native Brendan Halpin, has already been making strides in the Irish business world. The