CORK to host “Ireland’s only tech event for the tech community”

CORK to host “Ireland’s only tech event for the tech community”

10 June 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Ireland’s only software conference for the tech community, Rebelcon has announced an impressive line up of national and international speakers on the topics of software engineering, architecture, machine learning, big data, Internet of Things, design, test and team culture among others. Rebelcon 2o19 takes place over 2 days […]

Fáilte Ireland will invest €150million into developing major new visitor attractions of scale across the country.

Fáilte Ireland will invest €150million into developing major new visitor attractions of scale across the country.

7 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross today launched Fáilte Ireland’s new Platforms for Growth initiative which will “transform the tourism landscape across the country” according to CEO Paul Kelly. The programme of investment is Fáilte Ireland’s largest yet, and forms part of its Grants Scheme […]

How to reduce business costs, and increase staff productivity? outsource your shredding to CCS Cork

How to reduce business costs, and increase staff productivity? outsource your shredding to CCS Cork

By Elaine Murphy 5 June 2019 elaine@TheCork.ie Is there something that your staff are doing that waste their time, and most don’t even like doing it? something repetitive that uses up stationary? Yes, it’s called shredding. What is the solution? outsource it! CCS (Cork) specialises in security shredding, confidential document destruction and paper recycling. The […]

Ifac Fundrasing for Pieta House

Ifac Fundrasing for Pieta House

4 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Ifac recently raised €10,000 for suicide and self-harm prevention charity, Pieta House. Ifac, the professional services firm for the Irish farming, food and agribusiness sector, have an office in Cork that contributed substantially to raising these much needed funds. Pictures from L-R Cathy Drummond, Fundraising at Pieta House, […]

FARMING: Shareholders told to be wise

FARMING: Shareholders told to be wise

1 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy Elaine@TheCork.ie Ifac is calling on those who have Kerry co-op shares to consider their options carefully before the 5th June deadline. It is important that each shareholder is aware of the personal tax implications – as these will vary for every shareholder. Previously, share spin outs by Kerry co-op […]

New All-Island Initiative to Enhance Cork’s Reputation for Food and Drink

New All-Island Initiative to Enhance Cork’s Reputation for Food and Drink

30 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Taste the Island – a celebration of Ireland’s food and drink “We are creating some of the most exciting food and drink stories ever experienced on this Island and our ambition is to bring Ireland’s food story to the world.”  Over fifty businesses and individuals from Cork, today attended the […]

Cork Hotels create ‘Destination Cork’ marketing campaign

Cork Hotels create ‘Destination Cork’ marketing campaign

27 May 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie With 575 bedrooms combined, four Cork city centre hotels launched a new campaign this month to highlight their partnership for visitors to Cork. As sister hotels, the Clayton Silversprings and Clayton Cork City Hotels already work closely with the Maldron Hotel South Mall and Maldron Hotel Shandon. “As […]

Cork Property Developer ‘GPD’ expands

Cork Property Developer ‘GPD’ expands

23 May 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Speaking at the launch, Aaron Willis, General Manager of GPD said “Our new fleet indicates our dedication towards a leaner operation and our continued commitment to building on the 80% growth GPD experienced in 2018 – which means more houses and more recruitment in 2019/ 2020”. GPD say […]

A Cork factory has opened a 10,500 sq ft cleanroom!

21 May 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie MEP Deirdre Clune officially opened the new ILC Dover manufacturing facility in Blarney Business Park, Cork today (Tuesday) alongside ILC Dover CEO and President Fran DiNuzzo. The state-of-the-art manufacturing facility equipped with 10,500 sq ft of clean room capability will enable the global leader in flexible containment solutions […]