Supermac’s operate over 100 outlets in Ireland and wants to expand in mainland Europe

Supermac’s have stepped up their battle with McDonald’s to have their company name registered across Europe with managing director Pat McDonagh person(...)

Donal Molloy, MD, Molloy Environmental Systems

Molloy Environmental Systems, which is based in Co Offaly, employs 18 people and has a 25-year track record in wastewater treatment systems. What i(...)

The largest deal in Q1 was the purchase by JP McManus of the five-star Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort in Co Limerick for €31.5 million – significantly above the asking price of €25 million

The latest review of the hotel market from DTZ says that €126 million worth of hotels were transacted in the first quarter of this year, up 37 per cen(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Spokesmen for 1st Independent Mayo, based in the Taoiseach’s political base, has said the campaign aims to promote community-based politics across the State. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Campaigners for a new type of community-based political representation in Mayo say their template could apply to any constituency across the State.The(...)

 Pat McDonagh: highly unlikely to ever open any Supermac’s outlets on the continent.  Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Spring hasn’t yet properly started and the award for Marketer of the Year is surely already settled. They may as well just hand the gong over now to P(...)

The Supermac’s  chain is understood to be looking at opportunities to open restuarants in Britain.

and The global fast-food giant McDonald’s, which is embroiled in a European trademark row with Supermac’s, contacted advisers of the Irish company (...)

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Three years ago when the bottom of the falling property market seemed unfathomable, two young brothers from Arklow began buying sites for developme(...)

Diarmuid Connolly scores a goal against Ballyboden St Enda’s in the semi-final in Parnell Park. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/INPHO

THERE HAS been a greater tendency recently for clubs to challenge annually in the provincial and All-Ireland club championships but it’s still a huge (...)

Daithí O’Connor and Pat McDonagh: health venture

Businessman Pat McDonagh, who owns the Supermac’s fast food chain, has acquired a 10 per cent stake in the Galway Natural Health Sales Company Ltd, wh(...)

Padráic O’Máille in Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

An article in Forbes magazine in 1988 predicted that, because of advances in technology, we would all be working four day weeks in 25 years time, fini(...)