Eglinton House: Vincent Carton resold the home for a touch over what he paid for it after absorbing some of its garden

Hats off to Vincent Carton of Eglinton Road in Donnybrook, who has pulled off a coup following some creative property speculation on the prime Dublin (...)

Mella Frewen: “Everyone in Brussels is getting very nervous and there is a huge amount of Brexit fatigue.” Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

If the United Kingdom leaves the European Union without a trade deal in place it could have a “devastating” impact on the Irish food industry, a gathe(...)

Manor Farm managing director  Vincent Carton: said discussions with Scandi Standard had begun six or seven months ago. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Manor Farm, Ireland’s largest chicken processor, has been bought by Swedish group Scandi Standard for €70 million in cash and shares. The deal invol(...)

Manor Farms managing director and co-owner Vincent Carton:  wants to increase sales of Manor Farm-branded products from 7 per cent of turnover currently to 10 or 11 per cent over three years. Photograph: Barry Cronin

Irish chicken processor Manor Farm plans to spend €25 million over the next five years to expand its facility in Shercock, Co Cavan. This will resul(...)

Three million standard chickens are sold in Ireland each week, as well as 65,000 free-range chickens. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill

Less than 10 years ago the writing seemed to be on the wall for chickens. They weren’t facing extinction, but the knives were out and they weren’t (...)