M&M Walshe employs about 550 staff across its three sites in Tipperary, Kilkenny and Redditch in the UK. Photograph: iStock

CapVest, the London-based private equity company founded by Cavan man Séamus Fitzpatrick, has further expanded its protein food group after acquiring (...)

The estimated €115 million that the State will pay each month to use 19 private hospitals during the Covid-19 crisis will go to companies owned by religious orders, foreign investors, two billionaires, a vulture fund and private backers.

The estimated €115 million that the State will pay each month to use 18 private hospitals during the Covid-19 crisis will go to companies owned by rel(...)

Batchelors owner Valeo Foods now has more than €1.16 billion worth of assets.

Jacob’s biscuits and Batchelors beans owner Valeo Foods is on track to breach the €1 billion sales mark in the current financial year, helped by a ser(...)

 Richard Conroy, chairman of Karelian Diamond Resources. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Prof Richard Conroy and four other directors survived a second bid to sack them from the board of miner Karelian Diamond Resources on Friday. Rebel i(...)

Derbyshire-based Matthew Walker dominates the seasonal pudding market through most major retailers including Lidl and Waitrose, and and has sales of about €40 million.

Valeo Foods, the Dublin-headquartered group that owns Batchelors beans and the Jacobs biscuit brand, has agreed a deal to pay £67 million (€75.5 milli(...)

Kettle crisps: acquired by Valeo Foods for  €73 million

The announcement that Valeo Foods has agreed a €73 million deal to buy the European operation of Kettle crisps from Campbell Soup puts Valeo on the ve(...)

The deal includes the Kettle and Go Pure snack brands, as well as Metcalfe’s Skinny Popcorn

Valeo Foods, the acquisitive Dublin food group that owns Batchelors beans and Jacobs biscuits, is bearing down on the €1 billion annual sales barrier,(...)

A selection of Kettle crisps, which are set to be acquired by Irish food group Valeo from the Campbell Soup company.

Valeo Foods, backed by Cavan dealmaker Seamus Fitzpatrick, is in exclusive talks with Campbell Soup to buy the UK and Irish arm of the company behind (...)

Karelian Diamond Resources chairman Richard Conroy. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Shares in Karelian Diamond Resources collapsed on Friday after chairman Richard Conroy and other board members survived a shareholder revolt at an ext(...)

The Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta has  a record entry of more than 500 boats. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

With an unexpectedly fresh but welcome northwesterly wind, the 500-boat Volvo Dún Laoghaire Regatta breezed towards its halfway mark with clear leader(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • Next
  • Last »