Kerry Dairy Cheestrings and Dunnes Stores Cheesy Strings. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Two of Ireland’s biggest private sector companies are shaping up for a court battle . . . over cheese, if you please.Kerry Group, the €10 billion foo(...)

A month ago, 805 business owners in Dún Laoghaire were balloted on whether or not the town should become a Business Improvement District. The Yes vote won and now councillors must decide whether the proposal proceeds. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

More people than usual will be watching tonight’s meeting of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. Some say the outcome of one vote will be a (...)

Robert Heron, whose clients during the financial crisis included Anglo Irish Bank, has resigned as partner of Matheson, the well-known Irish legal fir(...)

Pretax profits at the UK arm of Dunnes Stores last year increased by 29 per cent despite revenue decreasing by 5 per cent. Photograph: Joe St Leger

Pretax profits at the UK arm of Irish-owned retail giant Dunnes Stores last year increased by 29 per cent to £15.9 million (€18.5m). According to retu(...)

Margaret Heffernan, the Iron Lady of Dunnes Stores, appears to be digging in for yet another scrap with one of its landlords, this time in Galway. Dun(...)