Leslie Codd

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Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture Andrew Doyle; managing director of Codd Mushrooms Leslie Codd  and  Aldi Ireland buying director Paul Scally

German-discounter Aldi has contracted Carlow mushroom producer Codd Mushrooms to supply it with €9 million worth of produce in a two-year deal. The (...)

Assessments on the results of the UK election range from positivity that it may change the course of business to intense negativity about the future of British-Irish trade. Photograph: iStock

Irish exporters and businesses with operations in the UK have signalled that there is a silver lining to Friday’s shock election result. Speaking to T(...)

EY Industry Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016, Stephen Vernon of Green Propertyat the awards. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Property veteran Stephen Vernon, chairman of Green Property and director of Green Reit, was last night named EY Industry Entrepreneur of the Year. Th(...)

Raymond and Leslie Codd, Codd Mushrooms: “Our greatest business achievement is that we have captured more than half of Ireland’s mushroom sales.” Photograph: Richie Stokes

Having been brought up in a farming background, it’s not altogether surprising that Raymond and Leslie Codd were both interested in working in the agr(...)

Codd supplies over 50 per cent of  mushrooms consumed in Ireland and the move will give it a presence in  Britain, where Rothwell has a 5 per cent market share. Photograph: iStock

Carlow-based Codd Mushrooms has agreed a deal to acquire a company in Britain in a move it expects will more than double its revenues within four year(...)

EY Entrepreneur of the Year: The six days in Boston have offered the Irish business men and women (from both sides of the Border) introductions to some of the US’s top entrepreneurs

Last Saturday, some 100 Irish entrepreneurs travelled to Boston as part of the annual EY Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY) chief executives retreat. The(...)

Kevin McLoughlin with Ian Murphy, director of  Growth & Scaling Invest NI, Julie Sinnamon, chief executive of Enterprise Ireland, Anne Heraty and programme director Sean Duffy. Photograph: Maxwellphotography.ie

The shortlist for the 2016 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards has been announced, with 24 companies selected to compete across three categories. The(...)