Senator Feargal Quinn: said pubs need to be able to adjust to the competition provided by supermarkets. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Greg Mulholland, a UK Liberal Democrat MP and traditional pub industry campaigner, put on a frightfully good show on Tuesday when he addressed the Oir(...)

Eightytwenty created false profiles for its Tinder campaign to highlight the issue of sex trafficking.

Hot on the heels of picking up a Bell award at the ICADs, Dublin agency Eightytwenty won the not-for-profits award and a bronze at the Warc Prize for (...)

The group, controlled by Irish businessman Paul Coulson, said in April it was considering floating the division. Photograph: Frank Miller

Irish-owned packaging giant, Ardagh, has taken the first formal steps towards raising €2 billion in equity and debt by launching its metals division (...)

Earlier this year, JD Wetherspoon founder Tim Martin told the Irish Times that the chain’s two Dublin bars were performing “in line with, if not better than expectations” 2:41

British pub chain JD Wetherspoon has announced plans to open three new bars in Ireland over the coming months.The company, which currently operates tw(...)

Heineken’s newly launched Orchard Thieves cider brand: building a profile.

Bulmers/Magners cidermaker C&C released its annual results this week, which showed its home market of Ireland is making it plenty of cash.Bulmers’(...)

Bottles of Bulmers cider. Some 85 per cent of C&C’s profits come from Ireland and Scotland.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES

Drinks group C&C, which owns Bulmers cider and Tennent’s lager, is due to report full year earnings this week.Goodbody Stockbrokers say the introd(...)

Clermont Auvergne training at Twickenham ahead of their European Champions Cup final against Toulon. They are hoping for their first European Cup victory. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

Ultimately, the rugby won out, or at any rate the occasions did. The semi-finals may have been taut arm wrestles, but the sight of the Clermont player(...)

The Dáil bars saw profits increase by more than 10 per cent last year, despite declining revenues. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Profits at the Dáil Éireann bars rose by more than 10 per cent from €104,129 to €115,466 last year. However, the profits were not a result of TDs and (...)

Lasko represents a small add-on deal for Heineken, which has pushed into Mexico and spent over $6 billion in 2012 to take full control of the Asian brewer of Tiger beer

Heineken has agreed to buy Slovenian brewery Pivovarna Lasko in a deal valuing the company at €224 million, Lasko’s largest shareholder Bank Asset Man(...)

The company has combined its three separate businesses in England and Wales into a single division, C&C Brands. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

C&C, the maker of Bulmers/Magners cider, has begun a restructuring of its struggling operation in England and Wales.The company has combined its(...)