Greencore has become more dependent on the UK after selling its US operation last November to Heartside Foods.

Shares in Greencore, which makes about half of all sandwiches sold on UK’s high streets, slid on Friday after analysts at German brokerage Berenberg d(...)

Colm Barrington: “It’s great to see all the young people coming through and competing at international events on the continent and around the world.” Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

After 12 years in the role, Colm Barrington has formally stepped down as chairman of Irish Sailing’s Olympic Steering Group (OSG). Previously known f(...)

Greencore chief executive Patrick Coveney. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Greencore has altered how it plans to disburse £509 million (€570.6 billion) of capital from the sale of its US business amid an outcry from sharehold(...)

Patrick Coveney, CEO, Greencore. The company’s results are due on  Tuesday.

Monday Indicators: Irish manufacturing PMI (Nov); Euro zone manufacturing PMI (Nov); UK manufacturing PMI (Nov); German manufacturing PMI (Nov); US (...)

 Greencore  has sold its  US operation to Hearthside  for $1.1 billion (€863 million). Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Greencore chief executive Patrick Coveney will receive almost €3 million via a special dividend after the food group completed its €863 million sale o(...)

Greencore CEO Patrick Coveney: not used to being on the back foot. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The most pointed criticism directed at Greencore’s board at Wednesday’s extraordinary general meeting to sanction the sale of its US business was that(...)

Greencore chief executive Patrick Coveney said  the company had received an unsolicited bid for its US business.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Shareholders in Irish-based food group Greencore have approved the company’s plan to sell-off its US business to Hearthside Foods for $1.075 billion ((...)

Core chief development officer Justin Cullen will set up advisory business Jolt Esquire and take on non-executive roles.

Justin Cullen, a senior executive and director in Irish marketing group Core, will leave the company in January to set up his own advisory business an(...)

Patrick Coveney at the  Greencore Group agm. Analysts largely believe he’s done the right thing by shareholders. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Greencore chief executive Patrick Coveney reached for superlatives as he unveiled a $747 million (€652.3 million) deal in November 2016 that, he hoped(...)

Greencore chief executive Patrick Coveney insisted the company’s decision was not taken under duress.

Shares in sandwich-maker Greencore rebounded on Tuesday after falling 9 per cent on Monday following the company’s surprise decision to sell out of th(...)

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