Magners cider at the Clonmel factory: C&C is to add 80 jobs at the Tipperary plant after cutting 144 at Borrisoleigh, Co Tipperary, and Shepton Mallet in England

The loss of contracts with supermarket giant Dunnes Stores and another retailer are partly to blame for C&C’s decision to close a bottling plant (...)

C&C, the maker of Bulmers and Magners cider, is closing its water bottling facility in Borrisoleigh, Co Tipperary, in which 140 people work, and a plant in Shepton Mallet, Somerset in England that employes a further 120 people.

Trade union Siptu is seeking an urgent meeting with drinks group C&C as it confirmed plans to shut a bottling plant with the loss of 140 jobs. Th(...)

Diageo has announced that it intends to pull out of its Waterford city facility ending hundreds of years of brewing on the site. Photograph: Frank Miller /The Irish Times

Diageo has announced that it intends to pull out of its Waterford city facility ending hundreds of years of brewing on the site. Guinnes(...)