Martin Keane

24 results

Kerrygold is the second-best selling butter brand in the US, where it grew 21 per cent last year. Photograph:  Clare Keogh

Serious tensions have emerged between Ornua, the farming co-op that owns Kerrygold, and listed dairy group Glanbia, which owns 25 per cent of Ornua, o(...)

 Meath Street in The Liberties, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Liberties name in itself is a captivating one, and embodies the idea of freedom and a rebel or independent spirit. The neighbourhood is called suc(...)

Martin Keane, who will jointly be chairman of the plc and the co-op. “I will continue to build on the work of all those who have had the vision to make Glanbia the global nutrition group it is today.”

Glanbia has appointed Martin Keane as group chairman to succeed Henry Corbally with immediate effect. The Kilkenny-based food company said Mr Keane, (...)

Glanbia last month cut its base milk price by 3 cent a litre amid warnings of oversupply in the marketplace, undercutting the price offered by rival processors. Photograph: Drew Nash/Times-News

Glanbia directors are expected to come under fire at the group’s annual general meeting (agm) in Kilkenny on Wednesday over the price it pays farmers (...)

‘Positive Steps Towards a Low Carbon Future for the Irish Dairy Sector’ was launched by Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed (second right) with Prof John Fitzgerald, Eamonn Farrell, and Martin Keane. Photograph: Colm Mahady/Fennells.

Every litre of milk produced in Ireland is the most carbon efficient in Europe, according to a report on how the Irish dairy sector should respond to (...)

The Irish Co-operative Society is proposing that a farmer can enter into a voluntary agreement with their co-operative to defer up to 5 per cent of their gross annual income. Photograph: Getty

The Irish Co-operative Organisation Society (Icos), which represents dairy co-ops and livestock marts, has called for the establishment of an “income (...)

Charles Haughey:  surely he and Mara did not think Keane was going to hotfoot it down to Temple Bar to open an experimental black box theatre space

‘I happened to go into the Shelbourne Hotel one day and PJ Mara was there. Naturally enough we had a refreshment, and he said ‘the Bossman is coming i(...)

Dublin City Councillors have voted to pursue Temple Bar hotelier and publican Martin Keane to regain control of city’s Edwardian Iveagh Markets. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Dublin City Councillors have voted to pursue Temple Bar hotelier and publican Martin Keane to regain control of city’s Edwardian Iveagh Markets. Mr K(...)

Martin Keane, who is planning a new  luxury boutique hotel in Dublin 4. “It is very much at early stages, but it will be done my way and I’ll run it myself,” he says. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Martin Keane, the owner of Bloom’s hotel and Oliver St John Gogarty pub in Temple Bar, is planning a new estimated 50-bedroom luxury boutique hotel in(...)

Martin Keane outside the Oliver St John Gogarty in Temple Bar, probably Dublin’s most profitable – and expensive – pub, with a pint of Heineken costing €8. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Martin Keane, the publican and developer at the centre of the stalled €100 million Iveagh Market regeneration project, radiates the rare auld times. H(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »