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High Tor India Red Ale,   Buxton Brewery and American Amber Ale by Hope Beer

Poor red ales, they’re so unpopular these days. It was only a few years ago that nearly every Irish brewery had one as part of a core range – but no(...)

To qualify for the logo, a craft beer must have been manufactured by an independently-owned brewery.

The Republic’s craft beer industry has launched a symbol to ensure drinkers know they are supporting microbreweries. The independent craft beer of (...)

Diageo Ireland country director Oliver Loomes: “We’re poised to move on into a growth phase.” Photograph: Eric Luke

If anything could instil someone with the spirit of the Guinness brand then surely it must be spending time in the former private residence of its fo(...)

Ogilvy & Mather Dublin campaign work includes TV3’s soap opera Red Rock

Profits at the Irish division of advertising and public relations group Ogilvy & Mather fell by 6.5 per cent in 2014, a year in which revenues dec(...)

In a climbdown deal announced yesterday, JD Wetherspoon has agreed to resume selling all Heineken’s products in the UK. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

So, who won the row between Heineken and JD Wetherspoon over the British pub giant’s cut-price lager sales in the Irish market? It looks like they bot(...)

JD Wetherspoon, which operates more than 900 outlets in Britain and Northern Ireland, opened its first pub in the Republic, the Three Tun Tavern, in Blackrock earlier this year

British pub chain JD Wetherspoon has acquired Ireland’s largest homeless hostel and is to open a 100-room hotel and pub on the site.The company, which(...)