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UK and Ireland business leaders call for ‘tariff-free trade’

The UK and Ireland’s top business organisations have called for tariff-free trade and “comprehensive” transitional arrangements after a meeting to discuss Brexit. CBI director general Carolyn Fairbairn met with Ibec CEO Danny McCoy on Thursday along with senior officials to discuss how the two major trading partners will continue do business after the UK leaves the European Union. After the ...

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Discounted tickets available for retail Summit

Discounted ‘Early Bird’ tickets have been made available for the Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit. The event on 6 September features an inspirational selection of international speakers at the landmark event in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin. The Summit will be the biggest event for the Irish retail sector this year, with experts from digital retail, Ireland’s economic upper echelons, US and Canadian ...

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Amber and Costcutter ‘make it official’ after more than ten years

Amber and Costcutter have signed a five-year partnership securing a trading environment for over 20 of their retailers across Munster and their customers. The official partnership will also see the duo expand its offering to customers in many of its stores with upgrading and refurbishment plans for stores in Fermoy, Watergrasshill and Youghal on the cards. Amber and Costcutter, owned ...

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Applegreen offer chance to win a Jag and year of fuel

Fuel retailer Applegreen is offering customers the chance to win a luxury Jaguar car and a year’s supply of fuel as they promote Irish ‘staycations’ this summer. Applegreen said they want to make journeys more cost effective and enjoyable for customers during the holidays by guaranteeing savings under their ‘low fuel prices, always’ promise, with a unique competition to win ...

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Freshii founder looks forward to Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit

One of the world’s most recognised food-service entrepreneurs speaks about his forthcoming visit to Ireland as one of the world-class speakers featuring at this year’s Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit. Matthew Corrin, the founder of Freshii and an international star of food-to-go, believes the spirit of entrepreneurship is “alive and well” in Ireland as he plans his return. Speaking to Ireland’s Forecourt ...

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IGBF partner with Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit

Ireland’s Grocery Benevolent Fund (IGBF) has been revealed as the charity partner for the Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit. The event takes place in the Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin on September 6, 2017. It is the third year the charity has partnered with the Ireland’s Forecourt & Convenience Retailer Awards, which this year forms part of the landmark Ireland’s Convenience ...

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