Springboard + Training Event on Thursday 25th July 2019

Springboard + Training Event on Thursday 25th July 2019

17 July 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Department of Employment Affairs & Social Protection in conjunction with Springboard Training Providers namely CIT, UCC, Innopharmalabs is hosting a Training Event in the Department’s Intreo Centre at Abbey Court House, George’s Quay, Cork City on Thursday 25th July 2019. The Springboard + upskilling programmes are aligned […]

Cork Airport sponsors Waterford Radio Station WLR FM

Cork Airport sponsors Waterford Radio Station WLR FM

30 June 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork Airport has become the proud sponsor the Outside Broadcast Unit and three new 100% electric E Golfs. Not for a Cork radio station, but for a Waterford one! as the Airport seeks to attract passengers from elsewhere in Munster. Kevin Cullinane, Head of Communications Cork Airport with […]

2019 REVIEW: SumUp card reader

2019 REVIEW: SumUp card reader

29 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie If you run a business then a key point is getting paid by Your customer, and as quickly as possible! you may currently be limited to accepting cash, cheques, and credit transfers, but customers now don’t carry much cash, and cheques can bounce. Bank credit transfers to new […]

CORK: New Events Company ‘Eventi Management’

CORK: New Events Company ‘Eventi Management’

27 June 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork’s newest events and marketing company, Eventi Management, launched in St. Peter’s on North Main to an excited audience on Thursday 27thJune. This new endeavour is the brainchild of two of Cork’s well-known go-getters, Sinéad Dunphy and Lawrence Owens and comes at a time when Cork, being a […]

HEALTH NEWS: Pharmacy to compete with GPs – by offering injections

HEALTH NEWS: Pharmacy to compete with GPs – by offering injections

23 June 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Three Boots pharmacies in Cork now offering a Travel Vaccination Service The service provides more convenient access to travel vaccinations for customers across Cork The Travel Vaccination Service is now available in Boots Half Moon Street, Boots Douglas Court Shopping Centre and Boots Mahon Point Shopping Centre. Dublin, […]

Cork call centre Abtran wins contract with Electric Ireland

22 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Electric Ireland has chosen Abtran, the leading Irish business process management company, as their continuing partner in the delivery of customer service solutions to its 1.2 million residential and business customers nationwide. An Tánaiste, Simon Coveney T.D., Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, attended Abtran’s headquarters in Cork […]

County Cork XL Stores Take Top Prizes at Prestigious XL Retailing Standard Awards

County Cork XL Stores Take Top Prizes at Prestigious XL Retailing Standard Awards

18 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie 11 County Cork stores were honoured for achieving outstanding excellence in retail at the recent prestigious XL Retailing Standard Awards, which attracted retailers from all over Ireland to the Citywest Hotel in Saggart, Co. Dublin, for the ceremony run by BWG Foods, owners and operators of the XL […]

Govt need to do more to encourage people to take up apprenticeships – Murphy O’Mahony

Govt need to do more to encourage people to take up apprenticeships – Murphy O’Mahony

12 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil TD for Cork South-West, Margaret Murphy O’Mahony has welcomed the €1,270,000 allocated to Cork IT to support apprenticeship programmes but has said that more needs to be done to entice and encourage young people, and particularly women, to take up apprenticeships. She explained, “Cork IT will […]