Bord Bia seminar highlights potential of US market for Irish beef producers. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/Irish Times

Irish producers should pitch at the high-end of the US beef market while emphasising the sector’s “green” credentials, a US food industry expert has s(...)

 A lone shopper sits outside a Primark clothing store. Photographer: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Increasingly erratic weather is driving European clothing retailers to buy goods more often and closer to home, rather than relying on seasonal collec(...)

Our kids may not have shrunk but many of the products we buy for them – such as baby wipes and burgers – have

The snack has lost a finger, the soap has shrunk and the Curly Wurly is a shadow of its former self. Welcome to the incredible shrinking world of supe(...)

Tesco said its like-for-like sales were slightly down in the year to February 24th, while overall sales grew by 1.9 per cent to €3.15 billion. Photograph: Reuters

It is by now old news that Tesco’s margins in the Republic are higher than those in its other non-UK European markets, the rationale being that(...)