Jameson, which is the best-selling Irish Whiskey globally, is experiencing double- to triple-digit growth

Sales of Jameson Whiskey rose 11 per cent in the six months to the end of December with volumes up 8 per cent. Irish Distillers, which owns Jameson,(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar was the most frequently lobbied Minister on the alcohol issue. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Government Ministers and their officials were lobbied on alcohol-related issues more than 40 times in a three-month period, an analysis of the new re(...)

American oak barrels containing Jameson whiskey: the US is Jameson’s biggest market. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

They must have been clinking glasses in the boardroom of Pernod Ricard in June when its Irish subsidiary, Comrie Ltd, handed over a fat dividend chequ(...)

Anna Malmhake, CEO of Irish Distillers, with Liam Donegan, general manager of the company’s Fox and Geese bottling facility in Clondalkin, Dublin. Photograph: Colm Mahady/Fennells

Whiskey maker Irish Distillers Group (IDG), whose brands include Jameson, Paddy and Powers, paid a dividend of €140 million in June to its French par(...)

European drinks body Pernod Ricard is said to be preparing to act over alcohol pricing. Photograph: Remy de la Mauviniere/AP

The Sunday Independent leads with a story that a European drinks body, which is backed by Irish Distillers’ owner Pernod Ricard, is prepared to suppor(...)

Building materials group CRH gained 1.54% to close at €24.685 on trades totalling more than 800,000 shares

Markets surged yesterday after European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi signalled that its stimulus programme would continue well into next (...)

continued demand for Jameson Whiskey in the US helped it record a 3 per cent rise in underlying sales in its first quarter

Irish Distillers owner Pernod Ricard said continued demand for Jameson Whiskey in the US helped it record a 3 per cent rise in underlying sales in its(...)

Susan Kilty, people partner, at PwC: PwC is recruiting about 270 graduates from a wide range of disciplines for 2016. Photograph: Maxwells

A range of companies are recruiting at the moment, including for jobs in retail, finance and consulting, and the civil and public service. Accenture(...)

Bernard and Rosemary Walsh, founders of Walsh Whiskey Distillery. Photograph: Shane O’Neill /  Fennell Photography

Irish whiskey has been going through a resurgence in recent years and while its sales may still be minimal when compared to Scotch or bourbon, it has (...)

Whiskey casks at the Old Jameson Distillery, Smithfield, Dublin.

A new micro-distillery opened in Cork will base its whiskey on recipes discovered in the personal notebook of John Jameson II dating from the early ni(...)