One of Arrow Group Ltd’s subsidiaries, QK Meats, apologised last  May for its handling of the horsemeat scandal, which saw profits decline.

The horsemeat scandal hit profits last year at one of the State’s largest food processors, the Co Waterford-based Arrow Group. Pretax profits at Arrow(...)

Figures are correct as of May 8th, 2013, according to information gathered from the Companies Registration Office website through Duedil. “Live” indicates trading companies but includes figures for companies that are non-trading but not yet dissolved. Satellite images: Bing Maps, Google Maps. Graphic: John Cassidy/Irish Times Premedia

Setting up a business in Ireland is designed to be easy. With little more than a photocopy of your passport, a utility bill and a few hundred euro (...)