DCC builds presence in transport fuels sector

Energy-to-technologies conglomerate DCC said it completed its acquisition of Esso SAF’s unmanned and motorway retail petrol station network in France.(...)

Tommy Breen Chief Executive DCC: His total pay packet, including his salary, bonus and other incentives, increased from €3.16 million to €3.85 million.Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/THE IRISH TIMES

As technology-to-energy conglomerate DCC grows, so does its chief executive’s pay packet. Tommy Breen, the softly-spoken Ulster man who took the reins(...)

Looking to 2016, Tommy Breen, chief executive DCC, said on Tuesday that the group anticipates that “both operating profit and adjusted earnings per share from continuing activities will be very significantly ahead of the prior year”. (Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / IRISH TIMES)

DCC is eyeing further European acquisitions after agreeing a €464 million deal with Shell to buy Butagaz, a leading liquefied petroleum gas business ((...)

Grainne O’Halloran, technical director and Oliver Sutherland, group commercial officer, at the Valeo Foods plant. Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell

Valeo Foods, the Irish food company that owns the Jacobs biscuit brand, has brought production back to Ireland of the preserves brand Fruitfield, and (...)

DCC has completed the sake of its Robert Roberts and Kelkin food businesses. Photo: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

DCC, the energy-to-technologies conglomerate, has completed the sake of its Robert Roberts and Kelkin food businesses.The two businesses were sold to (...)

DCC said it  remains active on the acquisition front

Energy-to-technologies conglomerate DCC said it expects full-year growth in operating profit and earnings per share to be in the five to 10 per cent r(...)

From Left: Annalisa O’Carroll head of Impact; Elizabeth Waters of the Virtual Community College; Tony Griffin of  Soar; Karen Leigh of special needs charity Sensational Kids; CEO of DCC Tommy Breen; Aoibheann O’Brien and Iseult Ward of FoodCloud, at the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awards. Photograph: Fergal Phillips.

Nine social entrepreneurs were awarded €600,000 at the 10th annual Social Entrepreneurs Ireland Awards in Dublin last night. SEI presented three Impac(...)

DCC now expects growth in operating profit and adjusted earnings per share would be in the range of 5-10 per cent over the previous year. This is down from the previous estimate of 10-12 per cent. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Energy-to-technologies conglomerate DCC is eyeing further European expansion, after yesterday cutting its earnings outlook for the year on the back of(...)

Exploration and production-related stocks tumbled after top oil exporter Saudi Arabia cut prices to the US. Brent crude slid to near $82 a barrel – extending losses to a fourth session. Photograph: Reuters

European stocks declined for a second day, as officials cut growth forecasts for the euro region, and oil companies plunged on tumbling prices for the(...)

Musgrave acquired the food service division of Allied Foods from DCC earlier this year

SuperValu owner Musgrave has acquired Allied Logistics from the distribution and energy group DCC for an undisclosed sum.The deal is subject to cleara(...)