Bobby Kerr

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The rural post office is  a one-stop shop for confidential guidance about public services, postal needs or help with various financial transactions. Photograph:  Getty Images

This week finally saw positive efforts to address the existential risk to the post office network and the postal delivery system as we know it. Minist(...)

Bobby Kerr, chief executive of Insomnia: ‘There’s never going to be a huge market for the reusable cup.’ Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Anyone who drinks take-out coffee regularly can hardly be unaware of the colossal waste involved. Millions of throwaway cups find their way into land(...)

Both Cardinal Capital and BlueBay Capital have made debt repayments of €27.9 million and €19.9 million but it is not clear who the beneficiaries of these payments are. Photograph: Thierry Roge/Reuters

Private equity firms working with the State are using a tax minimisation structure to reduce their tax bills to just €250 a year, according to a repor(...)

Young Cannes Lions who will represent Irish advertising at this year’s Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity . Photograph: Chris Bellew/Fennell Photography

Monday Indicators: Euro zone construction output (April) Meetings: Cannes Lions Festival advertising industry competition (week-long event) Tuesday(...)

Insomnia plans to  open stores in Drumcondra and Mary Street in Dublin, Cavan, Mallow and Belfast. Photograph: Eric Luke

Insomnia, the coffee chain led by Bobby Kerr, is eyeing up a significant expansion this year, with plans to open as many as 30 outlets between now and(...)

Ivan Yates: without a cohost, his outrage seems staged and his sense of humour loses its sparkle. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Say what you like about Newstalk’s schedule, it has the virtue of consistency. Already possessing an overwhelmingly middle-aged and male roster of wee(...)

 Gavin Duffy, Eleanor McEvoy, Alison Cowzer, Chanelle McCoy and Barry O’Sullivan from the new series of Dragon’s Den. Photograph: RTÉ/Ruth Medjber

Five dragons sit in a cavernous warehouse judging the hopes and dreams of the common man: in this case Terry, who has invented socks for glasses. The(...)

An Post has employed management consultants McKinsey to advise it on rationalisation plans

Postmasters and politicians are awaiting plans by An Post, expected in the coming weeks, for the downsizing of the post office network which are sure (...)

Postmasters protesting inside the GPO due to possible post office closures. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Dozens of postmasters and supporters marched into the GPO in Dublin on Tuesday to protest against the potential closure of post offices in a move they(...)

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten said An Post’s plan would be presented to a board in four to six weeks, and then to Government. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten insists the future of An Post is “not as negative” as some reports “have suggested”as postmasters plan to p(...)

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