Kieran Finane of Finline Furniture in his factory in Emo, Co Laois. Photograph: Bryan Meade

Brexit was the focus for Ciarán Finane of Ireland’s largest sofa manufacturer, Finline Furniture. The Laois company has showrooms in Dublin, Cork an(...)

A big increase in visitor numbers is expected at the PTSB Ideal Home Show at the RDS.

A sharp rise in house building and renovation activity here is being reflected in the Permanent TSB Autumn Ideal Home Show, which takes place next we(...)

Ciarán Finane of Finline Furniture: “I can’t underestimate how lucky we’ve been with our staff.” photograph: bryan meade

Finline Furniture was established in 1979 in Emo, Co Laois. The years have seen an ebb and flow in fortune for the business, but with sons Ciarán and (...)