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21.10.2014 UTV Ireland has announced Chris Donoghue as the new anchor of UTV Ireland’s news and current affairs programmes.
20.10.2014 TripAdvisor has announced a coding challenge to Ireland’s developer community ahead of next month’s Web Summit, when the world’s technology leaders will descend on Dublin.
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General sales manager for Swizzels shares his insights
They are Mario Nintendo, Sonic the Hedgehog, Pac Man and Space Invaders
This is series of exclusive, specially priced advance screenings
Research was commissioned by Webloyalty
20.10.2014 Event begins on 4 November.
20.10.2014 Milestone figure reached at Co Clare visitor attraction.
20.10.2014 Final decision to be made before Christmas.
17.10.2014 Senior sponsorship manager in Heineken shares his insights.
17.10.2014 It has signed a broadcasting contract.
UTV Ireland has announced Chris Donoghue as the new anchor of UTV Ireland’s news and current affairs programmes.
Pop act Jedward will make a special appearance in Castlebar next Saturday, 25 October at the official opening of the new dual-branded Xtra-vision HMV store at Hopkins Road.
TripAdvisor has announced a coding challenge to Ireland’s developer community ahead of next month’s Web Summit, when the world’s technology leaders will descend on Dublin.
The one millionth visitor to the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Experience in 2014 has been recorded, marking the first time that the milestone figure has been reached at the Co Clare visitor attraction.
The Arts Council has published the full list of nominees for the Laureate for Irish Fiction.
Ulster Bank has been announced as the new sponsor of RTÉ Radio 1’s Drivetime programme.
Simon Demery is the general sales manager for Swizzels in Ireland where he is responsible for all aspects of the business with particular focus on the sales and marketing function in Ireland. He works closely with agents and customers to plan at least six to eight months in advance for key sales periods such as Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s Day and key summer activity. Swizzels Matlow was established in 1928 and started as a market stall in Hackney, London. Today, the factory in New Mills now produces more than 14 tons of chew sweets, 40,000 bags of Rainbow Drops and nearly 300,000 Double Lollies every day with 24-hour production. Swizzels has been in operation in Dublin for at least 30 years, and have continued to deliver growth throughout this period.
An Post has issued four stamps celebrating the most recognisable game icons in modern international culture – Mario Nintendo, Sonic the Hedgehog, Pac Man and Space Invaders.
Karl Donnelly is senior sponsorship manager in Heineken.
Dublin radio station Sunshine 106.8 has launched a new look and feel for its branding following the signing of ten-year broadcasting contract in September with the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.
Odeon has announced the launch of Screen Unseen, its new series of exclusive, specially priced advance screenings.
For children growing up, computer coding is now widely considered by the public to be just as important as maths, science and languages – including Irish, according to research commissioned by UPC Ireland.
Dubliner Cheese is unveiling a new look across its award-winning range of cheese, which includes Dubliner Original, Vintage and Lighter – and the new packs will be hitting shelves all over Ireland in the coming weeks.
Irish retailers can expect a boost in sales this year as consumers continue to embrace Halloween as a major festival, according to new research commissioned by ecommerce partner Webloyalty.
Munster and Ireland Rugby player Donncha O'Callaghan celebrated his new series on RTÉjr ‘What’s Your Game?’ by joining the stars of another new series Twigín to launch a new season of programming on RTÉj.
The second #RaboTweeties awards have been launched.
Ryder Cup winning captain Paul McGinley will make one of his first speaking appearances post his Ryder Cup success in Gleneagles at Web Summit 2014.
Merchandise retailer Argos has launched a new through-the-line campaign called ‘Get set go Argos’, which it says is a “complete departure from previous brand activity”.
Hygiene expert Rentokil Initial has launched a video called 'The Journey of the Germ' developed to coincide with Global Hand Washing Day, which is today, 15 October.
A Ladbrokes study has highlighted how the Irish workforce wastes its time at work, workplace taboos and identifies the majority of Irish workforce as happy in their line of work.
The Dublin Docklands Development Authority has welcomed the recent approval by An Bord Pleanala of the North Lotts and Grand Canal Dock Planning Scheme (the SDZ), which recognises the Docklands as an art space with a variety of tourism attractions.
Heinz Ireland has joined forces with Kinetic, the out of home (OOH) media planning and buying specialists, and OMD Ireland to run a campaign to launch the new Heinz Tomato Ketchup 50% Less Sugars & 25% Less Salt.
Avonmore is supporting the roll-out of new packaging across its milk range with a heavyweight media campaign.
The Ryan Tubridy show has joined with the Discover Ireland promotional team this week and is broadcasting live with 2FM as the show visited Howth as part of the Discover Ireland Autumn Campaign, organised by Fáilte Ireland.
Lorna Barker is senior marketing manager at PriceSpy.ie.
The Boomtown Rats and Sting were among acts that performed as part of a major campaign for Diageo to enhance the profile of Smithwick’s Irish Ale in the US.
TV3’s Tales of Irish Castles, produced by Dublin-based Sideline Productions, is set to go global after the sales rights were taken by UK-based DCD Rights – one of the most successful international TV content distribution companies in the world.
Users of the Leap Card will be able to top up via an app on their smartphones in the next few months, further to the National Transport Authority (NTA) awarding a contract to tech firm ViX to develop new features.
Bord Bia is urging consumers to try its recipes to celebrate World Egg Day today.
Ryanair has launched a new customer Twitter account, @RyanairFlights, which provides instant real-time information for all of its 1,600 daily flights.
Convenience retailer Spar has entered into a new agreement with RTÉ Television, which will mean that the store on the Fair City set will continue to be part of its network for at least the next three years.
Energy provider Energia is renewing its sponsorship of The Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk 106-108fm for another hear.
Mobile parking operator Parkbytext has found in a recent customer survey that over 29pc of people pay for their parking through the website Parkbytext.ie; 28pc through text; 15pc by app; 4pc over the phone; 2pc by credit card; while 22pc are paying using cash.
Charley Stoney is group managing director of Alternatives.
The National Lottery has appointed Edelman to provide public relations consultancy and related services.
Toyota Ireland has released the first in a series of videos featuring footage of Ireland’s sports personalities and Toyota ambassadors exploring what drives them.
A model, TV chef, radio reporter, TV presenter and print journalist have signed up for a challenge as part of the promotion of the Knitting and Stitching Show coming up in the RDS, Dublin.
Roy Keane’s latest autobiography went on sale three days early in Burnage in Manchester.
Hackers attempting to steal personal data are using fake emails that appear to be from the Apple Store (Republic of Ireland) to try and trick their targets into revealing sensitive information including bank details, according to IT security firm Smarttech.ie.
The Irish Music Rights Organisation (Imro), the organisation that represents over 10,000 songwriters, composers and music publishers, is giving Irish businesses the opportunity to improve the music facilities in their premises.
Bookmaker Boylesports is to sponsor RTE Sport’s coverage of horseracing across RTE television, radio and online at RTE.ie.
Bookmakers Ladbrokes has joined the fight against breast cancer by painting two of its most central Dublin shops pink for the month of October.
Brian O’Driscoll has hit a new high at the top of Ireland’s most admired sports personality list, gaining an extra 290,000 fans this year, according to the latest Onside Star Monitor 2014 by consultants Onside Sponsorship.
Almost one million people watched Love/Hate last night for the first episode of the show's fifth series.
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has announced that it has signed a contract with Teilifís Mhaigh Eo Teoranta (Irish TV) under Section 71 of the Broadcasting Act.
Flahavan’s has released a survey to mark Porridge Week which starts today and runs until 11 October.
Joe.ie has announced the arrival of former Kerry footballer and Irish fashion guru Paul Galvin to the team as its style editor.
Munster-based e-health company Salaso Health Solutions – with offices at Kerry Technology Park and Nexus Innovation Centre Limerick – has launched an app in partnership with Dublin Marathon Committee to support runners preparing for the Dublin Marathon or any running event.
The Rooster is still Ireland’s most popular potato variety according to research conducted by Keogh’s Farm to celebrate the return of National Potato Day.
Tesco has launched its F&F value Halloween costume range.
20.08.2014 This is for the first time in its history.
15.08.2014 It aired earlier this year.
19.08.2014 State of Marketing report published.