C&C reported sales growth for the year to the end of February of about 30% to just over €620 million. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Stephen Glancey, chief executive of Bulmers maker C&C, told analysts it would consider launching a share buyback this year as its share price r(...)

Stephen Glancey, chief executive, at the  C&C Group agm in the Shelbourne Hotel. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A few years ago, C&C, the Bulmers/Magners cider maker, was packing its bags to conquer the world.Sick of the crummy Irish and British weather ruin(...)

Bulmers is launching Clonmel 1650, a new premium Irish lager this year. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES

Pre-tax profits rose to €116.2 million at C&C marking the drinks group’s fifth successive year of earnings growth.In the year to February 28th 201(...)

C&C, maker of Bulmers and Magners cider, said yesterday it expected full financial-year profits to be between €125 million and €132 million after reporting that its operating surplus for the six months to August 31st grew 7.9 per cent to €71.1 million.

The decline in the Republic’s bar trade may be about to turn around, according to one drinks company, which reported yesterday that its pub sales outp(...)

Sales of Bulmers in Ireland helped C&C grow its revenues in the first half of the year. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES

Drings group C&C delivered revenue growth of 27.8 per cent in the first six months of its financial year, in line with market expectations,driven (...)

Cold weather in March and April impacted on cider volumes in the Irish market. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien /The Irish Times

Drinks group C&C said operating profit will be in the range of €125 million to €132 million for the financial year, despite ongoing difficult t(...)

C&C Group chief executive Stephen Glancey pictured last year. (Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES)

FIONA REDDAN The pay package of the chief executive of C&C, Stephen Glancey, fell last year, as the board elected not to pay a bonus to the(...)

C&C said some stability had returned to the Irish market. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Drinks group C&C said its performance last year was “resilient”, despite ongoing difficulty in the UK and Irish markets. Although net (...)