Many Irish businesses experiencing ‘bill shock’ due to roaming and data charges on mobiles – Three Ireland research
It's one of most common causes of customer unhappiness
13.12.2013 Over a quarter of Irish businesses have experienced ‘bill shock’ due to roaming and data costs on their mobile bills, according to new research commissioned by Three Ireland.
12.12.2013 CKSK has been appointed as the lead creative agency for Coors Light in Ireland, responsible for all creative output on the brand across every consumer touchpoint.
It's one of most common causes of customer unhappiness
Line-up of international speakers already confirmed
Channel heads to visit at least once a month to meet with Irish talent
Most watched, shared and talked about videos of 2013 revealed
Maxine Hyde is marketing manager at Ballymaloe Foods
13.12.2013 It is being held next April.
12.12.2013 Agreement is for three years.
12.12.2013 It featured input from Andrea Millwood-Hargrave.
11.12.2013 Over 35 films to be shown.
11.12.2013 It is supporting those who need and want to get back to work.
Over a quarter of Irish businesses have experienced ‘bill shock’ due to roaming and data costs on their mobile bills, according to new research commissioned by Three Ireland.
Samsung Electronics IT and Mobile Ireland is sponsoring a 10k ‘night run’ in Cork City next April, following the success of similar events in Dublin over the past two years.
The University of Ulster has teamed up with some of the top lawyers representing and advising HBO, Sony, Paramount Pictures and the Discovery Channel, to deliver a new international entertainment and media law course.
CKSK has been appointed as the lead creative agency for Coors Light in Ireland, responsible for all creative output on the brand across every consumer touchpoint.
Financial services company Pepper Asset Servicing has agreed a new three-year lead sponsorship deal with Shamrock Rovers Football Club.
DMX Dublin, Ireland’s largest digital marketing event from the Marketing Institute of Ireland (MMI), has launched for 2014, with a top line-up of international speakers already confirmed, including Tessa Barrera, the former social lead of the Red Bull Stratos project, and Eva Appelbaum, the head of digital transformation at the BBC.
Ireland is changing; broadcasting standards are not black and white; and respect for the individual and groups in society matters most to viewers and listeners, according to new research into public attitudes regarding programme standards in the broadcast media.
Sky Ireland plans to increase its focus on developing more original Irish commissions by bringing the company’s channel heads to Ireland at least once a month to meet with Irish talent from next January.
Brennans Bakeries is sponsoring over 35 films across TV3’s schedule throughout December, including titles such as the Irish TV premiere of blockbuster ‘Clash of the Titans’.
Employees at Trend Micro have raised over €8,500 for Cork Simon to support those who need and want to get back to work.
YouTube has revealed Ireland’s most watched, shared and talked about videos of 2013.
New research released today by the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) UK reveals that nearly 40pc of respondents claimed that new budgets are being allocated for mobile within UK media agencies.
The 160-year old Irish baking brand Odlums has introduced a new range of organic and spelt flours for sale in Tesco stores across Ireland now and other national retailers from January.
Ryanair, together with Shannon Airport, is offering free flights to more than 3,000 children and the chance to meet Santa in the sky over the next two weekends – 14 and 15 December, and 21 and 22 December.
The Alltech International Craft Brews and Food Fair returns to The Convention Centre Dublin from 6–8 February 2014.
For the second year running, Ireland has been named ‘Best Tourism Destination’ by frequent travellers in the US.
Gift card provider One4all has added several new online retail partners in time for Christmas, bringing the total up to 129 new retailers added to the scheme to date this year.
Irish feature films Calvary and Frank are to have their world premieres at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2014.
For every Dacia test drive taken at Cork’s Kearys Motors for the month of December, the dealership will donate €20 to Cork Penny Dinners.
Three Ireland has announced a 12-month sponsorship deal with Today FM’s The Last Word programme, beginning in January.
Ryanair has launched allocated seating on all of its flights from 1 February 2014, which allows all customers to choose their preferred seats in advance (or to book seats together with their travelling companions).
Unveiling its new strip for 2014, Skoda Ireland is extending its sponsorship of the Tipperary GAA for another year further to investing €800,000 in it for the past three years.
Tea and coffee company Bewley’s has launched a ‘12 Days of Christmas’ campaign inviting visitors to its Facebook page to answer a simple daily question with a Christmas theme to be in with a chance to win a prize each day.
Minister for Health James Reilly TD is presenting proposed new laws to the Oireachtas Health Committee today which would mean the introduction of plain packaging for cigarettes.
UPC is adding a team of light entertainment programmes to its Digital Value package with Sky lifestyle channels Challenge and Sky Livingit.
Almost half (48pc) of consumers have let gift cards or vouchers expire according to new research, conducted on behalf of the National Consumer Agency (NCA).
Cricket Ireland has announced that it will be teaming up with Castleknock Hotel & Country Club to become the official accommodation supplier for 2014.
HMV has re-entered the digital entertainment market with the launch of hmvdigital.ie, which allows users to browse HMV’s digital catalogue and buy or pre-order MP3s.
Sky Store, the movie rental service from Sky, is now available to everyone Ireland and the UK.
Clerys has introduced a hand-crafted teddy bear called Stitches, which it is selling in the newly reopened store to raise funds for Temple Street Children’s University Hospital this Christmas.
UPC has announced that three new channels from Discovery Networks will be added to its TV packages.
Samsung has named the official technology partner of Leinster Rugby.
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Michael Ring TD today turned on the Christmas light display sponsored by the ESB at Merrion Square Park.
Mobile parking operator Parkbytext has launched a mobile phone application that aims to make parking simpler across Ireland’s streets and carparks.
Irish gift card provider One4all has launched a new service called ‘Personalise My Card’, which allows people to personalise gift cards using photos and text and create a greeting card to match.
Leinster Rugby Referees (LRR) has secured Volkswagen as its sponsor for the next three seasons.
The average viewership figure for this year’s Late Late Toy Show, which aired on Friday night, was 1,376,600, making it the most watched programme on Irish television so far this year, according to RTÉ.
Ryanair has announced just 1,000 copies of its 2014 Ryanair Cabin Crew Charity Calendar remain after 9,000 copies were sold in six weeks, smashing previous calendar sales records and ensuring Ryanair remains on course to reach its €100,000 fundraising target for its charity partner Teenage Cancer Trust.
Increasing numbers of people are shopping on mobile devices and online in the run up to Christmas, with many looking for a queue free and more flexible shopping experience this year, according to PayPal’s 2013 Global Holiday Shopping Study.
Drinkaware.ie and the Road Safety Authority (RSA) are reminding all drivers to remember the ‘Morning After’ when they are out celebrating over the Christmas period.
On-trade wholesaler Britvic Licensed Wholesale is rebranding to Counterpoint and creating 20 jobs in Dublin as it embarks on a new model of customer engagement for the licensed trade.
Destination and activity store Rathwood has invested €100,000 into its Christmas experience this festive season.
Tourism Ireland has launched details of its marketing plans to promote the island of Ireland overseas in 2014 and beyond at an event attended by Tourism Minister Leo Varadkar TD and tourism industry leaders from around Ireland.
The new national symbol for Irish-owned and operated ecommerce sites eMark and eBay are predicting that today, 2 December, ‘Cyber Monday’, will be the busiest shopping day of the year online.
Setanta Sports has announced that BT Sport’s new deal to show 200 live NBA games, including exclusively live coverage of up to seven games per week, will be available in the Republic of Ireland on the Setanta Sports pack.
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has announced the closing dates for applications to Sound & Vision II – the Broadcasting Funding Scheme in 2014.
Centra said it is on target to raise €225,000 for the Irish Cancer Society’s Action Breast Cancer programme following its Pink Walks initiative which took place in October.
Rough Magic Theatre Company has been announced as the next Sky Arts Ignition partner.
Maxine Hyde is marketing manager at Ballymaloe Foods.
Kronenbourg 1664, the most sold French beer in the world, has officially launched in the Republic of Ireland this week.
14.10.2013 Eating popcorn makes people immune to film advertising, according to a group of researchers from Cologne University, whose study was published in the Journal of Consumer Psychology.
10.10.2013 Figures are according to the Interactive Advertising Bureau's (IAB) Internet Advertising Revenue report.
03.10.2013 Business to business marketers are investing billions each year in creating and delivering online content, but many are failing to engage their target markets effectively, according to a new report
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