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Exceptional expertise at Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit

Over 400 delegates attended Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit on 6 September to hear from global retailing experts at the landmark conference. The Summit took place in Dublin’s Clayton on Burlington Road Hotel, featuring a range of A-list names from the world of convenience retailing. The event, hosted by sharply witted broadcaster Ivan Yates, culminated in a sit-down chat with Canadian ...

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Ireland’s Forecourt & Convenience Retailer Awards winners revealed!

The founder of Applegreen and Topaz Dublin Port were among the prestigious list of winners at a major industry awards event in Dublin on Wednesday 6 September. After undergoing rigorous independent judging ahead of this year’s Ireland’s Forecourt & Convenience Retailer Awards, Topaz Dublin Post overcame world-class competition from throughout the island of Ireland to win the top prize of ...

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Six more Freshii locations to open by Christmas

Global healthy fast food chain, Freshii, has announced it will open six more Irish restaurants by Christmas this year. The locations include Dame Street, The Point Village, Sandyford and Smithfield. Two additional outlets are currently at the planning, and their locations will be released at a later date. The announcement was made by Freshii’s founder and CEO Matthew Corrin who was ...

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IFCR Awards 2014 host Miriam O'Callaghan

Miriam O’Callaghan confirmed as host for top industry awards

Lauded presenter and broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan is to return as this year’s Ireland’s Forecourt & Convenience Retailer Awards host as tickets sales soar The RTÉ Irish television current affairs presenter is back as the glittering event’s MC for another year as the final preparations are made for the biggest industry event of the year. And as ticket sales for Ireland’s ...

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Six days left to book Dublin’s landmark retail Summit

Only six days remain to book your place at a landmark retail event taking place in Dublin – Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit. Global superstars of convenience retail are heading to Ireland for the event on 6 September to give the local industry a major boost. Hundreds of Irish retailers, store owners, and head office executives in the retail trade have ...

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Six days left to book Dublin’s landmark retail Summit

Only six days remain to book your place at a landmark retail event taking place in Dublin – Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit. Global superstars of convenience retail are heading to Ireland for the event on 6 September to give the local industry a major boost. Hundreds of Irish retailers, store owners, and head office executives in the retail trade have ...

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ShelfStock to exhibit at Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit

Category management specialist ShelfStock is the latest company to confirm its presence at Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit. The company will be one of 40 key firms to exhibit at the landmark Summit taking place on September 6 in Dublin. In today’s market it’s now more difficult than ever to gain a competitive edge or even keep up with the big ...

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UK Gov putting party before ‘rational considerations’ on Brexit

The chief executive of Ireland’s largest business organisation has said the UK Government’s Brexit policy puts party political concerns ahead of “rational economic considerations”. Danny McCoy’s robust comments came in response to a Position Paper in which the UK Government outlined proposals appearing to rule-out a physical border with the Republic after Brexit. The paper, published on 16 August, discusses a range ...

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Applegreen acquires UK sites in £21M deal

Applegreen’s addiction to acquisitions continues unabated as the forecourt retail company announced it has bought seven sites from a high-profile network in England. The Irish forecourt brand said the sites were acquired from the Carsley Group. It consists of six service areas and one petrol filling station. The service area sites are predominantly located on the major arterial route of ...

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Ireland should beat UK to ban of diesel and petrol cars

Ireland should go a step further than the UK, pledging to ban the sale of petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2035, according to a Fine Gael TD. Dublin North-West representative Noel Rock said Ireland should “aim higher” after the UK Government outlined anti-pollution plans that will outlaw fossil fuel only cars and vans by 2040. Deputy Rock also urged the Irish ...

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Ireland should beat UK to ban of diesel and petrol cars

Ireland should go a step further than the UK, pledging to ban the sale of petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2035, according to a Fine Gael TD. Dublin North-West representative Noel Rock said Ireland should “aim higher” after the UK Government outlined anti-pollution plans that will outlaw fossil fuel only cars and vans by 2040. Deputy Rock also urged the Irish ...

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Early Bird extended to August 8!

Due to the unprecedented demand, a special Early Bird rate to attend Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit is now available until August 8. The move provides an extra week for those wishing to take advantage of the sensational Early Bird offer, giving you access to Ireland’s most exciting retail conference and trade exhibition at an incredible price. Huge numbers of the ...

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