Kerrygold’s ‘limited-edition designer sheen’ promotion  pack for the brand’s butter block and spreadable ranges.

Just when you thought the famous Orla Kiely floral look couldn’t possibly appear anything else, there it is in the freezer section of British supermar(...)

The Irish Dairy Board (IDB) has acquired Spanish pizza cheese manufacturer Luxtor, a subsidiary of global pizza chain Telepizza. The acquisition was m(...)

Seán Quinn: a 20 per cent grant proposed by the North’s Industrial Development Board to help set up his Border cement factory fell far short of his expectations. Photograph: Jack McManus

The considerable difficulties faced by Fermanagh entrepreneur Seán Quinn in developing his cement business on the Fermanagh-Cavan Border in the 1980(...)

IDB chief executive Kevin Lane said today marks the completion of a very significant investment programme

The Irish Dairy Board (IDB) has opened a new $12 million cheese manufacturing facility in Wisconsin. The plant is part of the board’s Thiel cheese and(...)

As chief executive Kevin Lane was keen to point out, the international success of Kerrygold and other milk products bodes well for the end of quotas next year

Kerrygold butter, the bellwether of the Irish dairy industry, seems to be going from strength to strength. According to the Irish Dairy Board, (...)

The Irish Dairy Board said 350 million packets of Kerrygold butter were sold worldwide in 2013

Turnover at Ireland’s biggest food exporter, the Irish Dairy Board (IDB), rose 5 per cent last year to more than €2.1 billion on the back of re(...)

The Irish Dairy Board mile in aid of Goal at Irishtown stadium just before last Christmas. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The Irish Milers Club is pretty niche stuff, with a small group of coaches working to improve the standard of middle-distance running among a relat(...)

Selling a premium product so successfully to price-conscious German consumers is quite an achievement for Kerrygold, but butter in Germany has always been more than just a spread

When The Irish Times asked Germans what they associated with Ireland last year, just 3 per cent mentioned the euro crisis while 11 per cent mentioned (...)

Irish Dairy Board finance director Donal Buggy, chief executive Kevin Lane, and chairman Vincent Buckley at the publication of the IDB’s Full Year Results 2012 report today.

The Irish Dairy Board (IDB) is considering acquisitions in the Middle East and North Africa in the next 12 months after the group reported a tu(...)