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Firm favourite: chips were the single most popular item of food ordered online. Photograph: iStock/Getty

Our takeaway comfort food of choice during lockdown has come from the chipper, according to new statistics from one of the companies that process our (...)

Flipdish co-founders Conor and James McCarthy: Its $48.4 million fundraise was the biggest VC deal in the first quarter. Photograph: Conor McCabe

Venture capital activity slowed considerably in the Republic in the first quarter with $125.4 million (€104.3 million) invested in 24 deals, down from(...)

Productboard founders Daniel Hejl and Hubert Palan: More than 4,000 companies – including Microsoft, Disney, Zoom, and JCDecaux – use the tech firm’s platform.

Productboard, a Czech-founded tech company that has developed a popular product management platform, is to open an office in Dublin after raising $72 (...)

Dunnes Stores Cornelscourt: The new  system went live on Tuesday and has already ‘been receiving orders’. Photograph: Google Street View

Dunnes Stores appears to be making its first, tentative steps into grocery delivery having developed an app to do just that from one of its flagship D(...)

Stripe founders Patrick and John Collins

Stripe, the online payments company founded by Irish brothers Patrick and John Collison, may be on its way to becoming a household name, but few peopl(...)

Manna founder Bobby Healy. The firm   will offer a delivery service via drones to restaurants and takeaways, and is planning to begin service in March 2020 at one Dublin location

Drone delivery company Manna has raised $3 million (€2.7 million) in a seed round that is expected to support the company’s commercial growth. The ne(...)

Flipdish co-founders Conor and James McCarthy. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

Food-ordering start-up Flipdish is to roll out digital self-service kiosks to restaurants across the State to help reduce waiting times and provide a (...)

Should Manna  secure licensing approval, it will become the guinea pig of a fledgling industry – autonomous drone flight.

The drone company that hopes to begin fast-food deliveries later this year has announced a partnership that will give customers access to more than 1,(...)

Eating in: Flipdish has positioned itself as an alternative to the big online aggregators such as Just Eat and Deliveroo, that dominate online food ordering

Flipdish, a Dublin-based online food-ordering start-up, plans to hire 60 new staff this year as it limbers for a pan-European roll-out of its service.(...)