Wolfgang Digital’s Alan Coleman  says that on average 43 per cent of the revenue of the ecommerce companies who took part in their study is generated internationally. Photograph: Dave Keegan

The statistic that as much as 75 per cent of the money that people in Ireland spend online goes to overseas companies has been “doing the rounds” for (...)

 Patrick Street:  there will be plenty of debate about the  review of the Cork city boundary. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

The decision by Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly to order a review of the Cork city boundary has been greeted with widespread agreement that c(...)

Alan Coleman: The sturdy desktop still “punches above its weight” when it comes to purchases

Mobile traffic on Irish ecommerce sites may have surged 52 per cent last year, but consumers remain relatively hesitant to make transactions on mobile(...)

Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton  said at the heart of our jobs plan is developing a powerful engine of Irish enterprise. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / Irish Times

Dublin-based billing software firm Brite:Bill is to create 100 new jobs on foot of winning a major new contract in North America. The company said it (...)

Sr Jean Browne, principal of the Ursuline Secondary School in Blackrock, Co Cork. Tributes have been paid to the popular nun after her death this week. Photograph: Screen grab via Ursuline Secondary School website.

Tributes have been paid following the death of the principal of a prominent secondary school in Cork. The body of Sr Jean Browne, a member of the Ursu(...)

Alan Coleman, founder and chief executive of digital marketing agency Wolfgang Digital

Consumer spending online surged 51 per cent in the second quarter compared with the same period in 2013, according to a new e-commerce study by mar(...)

Britebill chief executive Alan Coleman: majority of new jobs would be in Ireland

Irish software firm Britebill is set to double its workforce to 60 by the end of the year in the wake of a number of major contract wins. The company(...)

Full list of candidates It may be the second largest local authority in the country after Dublin City Council with 55 seats, but Cork County Co(...)

Peter Fitzgerald, sales director for Google UK, said there was no reason why Irish retailers couldn’t become major exporters and exploit opportunities in the fast-growing, mobile-driven $1 trillion ecommerce sector.

Google is holding an event for more than 150 advertisers and agencies in its Dublin headquarters today in a bid to convince Irish companies that they (...)