Bulmers and Magners cider maker C&C wil shift production  to its base in Clonmel, Co Tipperary, where an extra 80 jobs are expected to be created. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Bulmers and Magners cider maker C&C plans to shut two of its plants with the loss of more than 260 jobs in a shake-up of the troubled business. C(...)

C&C chief executive Stephen Glancey in the company’s Dublin warehouse. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Some business people love one-to-one interviews. They usually show up overly prepared, radiating enthusiasm and willing to talk about anything, as lo(...)

C&C has  predicted its performance in its core Irish and Scottish markets will improve in the second half of the year after posting a 9.5% drop in earnings in results for the six months to the end of August.    Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Management at Bulmers/Magners cidermaker C&C has predicted its performance in its core Irish and Scottish markets will improve in the second hal(...)

Drinks group C&C has reported another drop in earnings on the back of what it described as “challenging period in core markets”. The company behin(...)

Bulmers owner C&C acquired Vermont Hard Cider Company for €235 million in 2012. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Drinks company C&C defended its foray into the North American cider market to shareholders at its annual general meeting in Dublin yesterday, wit(...)

 Drinks group C&C reported revenue growth of 10.3 per cent to €683.9 million for the yeat to the end of February. Photo: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Drinks distributor and manufacturer C&C reported revenue growth of 10.3 per cent to €683.9 million for the year to the end of February. How(...)

‘C&C must either overhaul its struggling English/Welsh business or else put it in the hands of someone who will.’ Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/THE IRISH TIMES

Cidermaker C&C is an Irish company with an English problem: its rivals there are mercilessly squeezing its brand Magners for shelf space and marke(...)

Bulmers cider maker C&C suffers from a poor distribution network and heavy competition in England and Wales. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A C&C institutional shareholder says the Bulmers/Magners cidermaker is “actively evaluating” its options for its business in England and Wales, i(...)

Stephen Glancey: C&C boss.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Anybody who has ever drunk a flagon too many of cider will confirm that the stuff can indeed make you chippy, if you’re not careful with it. So it’s n(...)

Stephen Glancey: said Scotland v Ireland qualifier might boost C&C brands.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

A busy week for Stephen Glancey and Kenny Neison, the chief executive and chief financial officer of the Bulmers/Magners cidermaker C&C, which wan(...)