Hasbro lost 3.3 per cent to $51.46. The toys and game maker reported second-quarter revenue that fell short of estimates. Photograph: Reuters

Shares fell across the globe as fighting erupted in eastern Ukraine, the first major eruption of violence there since a Malaysian airliner was shot do(...)

 Tesco’s chief executive Philip Clarke who is to step down in October. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Britain’s biggest retailer Tesco said on Monday its chief executive Philip Clarke would quit, to be replaced by Unilever executive Dave Lewis, after i(...)

Kate Robertson: chairman of French advertising giant Havas

Preparations have kicked off in earnest for the Ireland’s turn to stage the One Young World global conference for young social entrepreneurs, which(...)

Mondeléz, the owner of the Cadbury and Kraft brands, was the biggest spender on out-of-home advertising in the first half of this year, as the company(...)

Jordan Belfort: aims to give attendees at the seminar the formula for success at creating wealth. Photograph: reuters

Former stockbroker and the “Wolf of Wall Street” himself – Jordan Belfort – is coming to Dublin this week. Mr Belfort, the man who wrote the New York (...)

There were contrasting fortunes for Aer Lingus and Ryanair yesterday

European stocks were little changed as Russia restarted military drills along its border with Ukraine, offsetting gains by com(...)

When it comes to advertising, Facebook has focused on big businesses such as Unilever and Coca-Cola. Only now is the social network going after the remaining 95 per cent of firms. Photograph: Thomas Hodel/Reuters

More than 2,000 people start a new business in Ireland each month. Most of these do so on a shoestring, with very little money to pay for adver(...)

Sales were hit by several one-off events, including the extreme cold in the US which made people shop less

Nestle expects sales growth to pick up in the next few quarters after slowing to 4.2 per cent in local currencies in the first, when unusually (...)

Mobile is taking over everything. Not content with dominating how we communicate, it seems that mobile technology is destined to play an increa(...)

Brandtone’s new platform will work across a range of phone types, including smart and feature phones. Photographer: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Irish mobile marketing group Brandtone took to Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today to reveal its first automated marketing platform. Konne(...)