The accounts for LXV Remedies Holdings Ltd show the acquisition of Sam McCauley Chemists in 2017 was worth €51.6 million. Photograph: iStock

Exceptional costs at the expanded McCauley pharmacy group last year contributed to the business recording a pretax loss of €5.16 million. In 2017, Ca(...)

GSLS has seen turnover increase from €10.8 million in 2014 to €17 million last year.

Carlyle Cardinal Ireland (CCI) has sold its majority stake in one of the State’s largest cash-in-transit management services businesses for an undisc(...)

Carlyle Cardinal Ireland, which is reported to be on the verge of selling Lily O’Brien’s chocolate company for nearly €50 million, is two-thirds of the way through its funding cycle.

Carlyle Cardinal Ireland (CCI), a €292 million fund jointly owned and run by US player Carlyle and the Irish-owned Cardinal Capital group, is targetin(...)

The jump in profit came as full-year turnover increased to €78.8 million from €74.8 million

Pharmacy chain Sam McCauley Chemists, which was recently subject to a €50 million takeover from private equity fund Carlyle Cardinal Ireland (CCI), re(...)

Ramona Nicholas: co-founder and joint MD of Cara Pharmacy: “While the media stuff was great in terms of the brand, I felt it took me away from work.” Photograph: Richie Stokes

Having stepped out of the limelight to have her second child early last year, Ramona Nicholas admits she’s somewhat wary of stepping back into it. It(...)

As a teenager and later as a student, I coveted luxury beauty products with an ache so deep it felt as though it radiated from my skeleton. A friend I(...)

Sam McCauley started his pharmacy chain in the 1970s with one shop in Wexford. Photograph: iStock

Investment fund Carlyle Cardinal Ireland’s €50 million takeover of Sam McCauley Chemists has been notified to the State’s mergers’ watchdog. It emerg(...)

Sherwood’s:  relocating to Kilkenny Retail Park

The fast growing Sam McCauley chemist chain is stepping up its operation in Kilkenny by taking over the high profile Sherwood’s store on High Street. (...)

The company said it had launched a new drug distribution business this year to diversify away from its core business of operating chemist shops. Photograph: PA Wire

Profits before tax at Sam McCauley Chemists, one of the largest chains in the country with 28 outlets and 570 staff, halved last year as the chain str(...)