Tom Moran at least has the consolation of retaining control of the Red Cow Hotel and pub, where it all started for him in the 1980s

It was a day of contrasting fortunes for two of Ireland’s biggest hotel groups. For Dalata, the proposed acquisition of nine Moran Bewley’s hotels for(...)

Bewley’s hotel, Ballsbridge. Dalata is to rebrand the hotels it is buying.

Ireland’s biggest hotel operator Dalata has announced its intention to acquire most of the Moran Bewley’s Hotel Group for €455 million. The deal will(...)

Dom Moran, secretary general of the Department of Agriculture with Minister Simon Coveney and Gerry Boyle, director of Teagasc, at the National Dairy Conference.  Photograph: John T Ohle

The ending of the milk quota regime next March will be the most important and exciting development to hit rural Ireland in a generation, the Minister(...)

Limerick hotelier Tom Moran

In spite of nearly 45 years in the hospitality trade, retirement has never interested Limerick hotelier Tom Moran. He was too busy running the 10 hote(...)

The complex, which is situated near the Newlands Cross junction in southwest Dublin, comprises the four-star, 123-bedroom hotel, and the Red Cow Inn. The hotel and pub employ around 140 staff between them

Hotelier Tom Moran and his family are negotiating to acquire the well-known Red Cow complex as part of a wider transaction that will involve the Dala(...)

The Moran and Bewley’s Group, with 10 hotels in Ireland and the UK, will record revenues of more than €100 million this year and earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation of over €32 million.

Six offers have been received for the Moran and Bewley’s Hotel Group, run by Limerick businessman Tom Moran and his family. All bids are above €400 mi(...)

Tom Moran, founder, and Pat Power, group finance director, the Moran group. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Rothschild has been appointed to sell the Moran Hotels chain for a price thought be in the region of €300 million. According to EuroProperty, the pan-(...)

The Red Cow Hotel, owned by the Moran Hotels chain. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Sales at the Irish-owned Moran Hotels chain, which includes the Red Cow complex in Dublin, rose by €5 million year on year in the first six months (...)

Moran hotel group managing director Tom Moran.

Moran hotel group – which was restructured last year – posted an operating profit of €24.1 million on turnover of €88 million for the 11 months to (...)

John Joe Nevin in Boston on St Patrick’s Day where he defeated Puerto Rican Alberto Candelaria in his first professional fight.  Photograph: Emily Harney/Inpho

Irish Olympic silver medallist John Joe Nevin has suffered a setback to his professional (...)