Most firms in the Irish food service sector are confident of growing their businesses this year, while just under half are planning to hire additional(...)

Founder Larry Goodman has been ABP’s executive chairman since 2008.

Larry Goodman’s ABP Foods has become the first European company to sign a major deal to supply beef in the US since the lifting of the embargo. The Lo(...)

The Pallas Foods facility in Rosemount Business Park, Ballycoolin, Dublin 15

A high bay warehouse in Rosemount Business Park, Ballycoolin, Dublin 15, shortly to be vacated by Pallas Foods when it moves to new premises, is to be(...)

   Nicholas Dunne’s Killowen Farm has a 160-strong herd of pedigree Holstein Friesians and produces three lines of yogurt

The Dunnes of Courtnacuddy, Co Wexford, are best known as the producers of Killowen Farm yogurt. Three generations of the family are involved in the b(...)

Nest House in East Wall by Urban Agency 4:01

From the headquarters of Airbnb in Ringsend, via the buildings of the Botanic Gardens and a private house extension in Drumcondra made entirely from p(...)

Bathing restrictions have been placed on three popular beaches on the Beara Peninsula, Co Cork. Cork County Council placed bathing restriction notic(...)

Ericka Zagorski and Jane Davis from the US enjoy a day on the Ring of Kerry. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

You know those tour groups – the ones chattering and laughing loudly and taking over the pavement? Well, that’s not us. Our reserved carriage on th(...)

Ingo Giezendanner exhibit at EVA International 2014. Photograph: Eamonn O’Mahony/Studioworks

Alongside the intriguing and provocative art works at Eva International, Ireland’s major biennial art exhibition, which opened recently in Limerick(...)

Navigating the art world: gallery visitors shouldn’t face bamboozling language. Photograph: Rodney Zandbergs/Lonely Planet/Getty
White cube, white noise

Have you ever wandered into an exhibition and thought, Ah, yes, this really does problematise the aesthetics of space? Do you sit down on a Saturday e(...)

Right, Mary Bracken (18) with artist Rachel Tynan with a book they collaborated on called Colours of Life. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Teenage dialysis patient Mary Bracken didn’t quite know what to make of artist Rachel Tynan when she arrived at her hospital bedside one day last year(...)