It comprises 29 members across Europe
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24.10.2014 New online food and drink magazine TheTaste.ie has been officially launched.
24.10.2014 Heineken has commandeered a busy bus shelter on Dublin’s Camden St to serve up real-time recommendations for Dublin hot spots as part of its global campaign ‘Cities’.
It comprises 29 members across Europe
Marketing, language, science and engineering graduates are being sought
It beat 'vape' to top spot
Show will air in the New Year
They can be viewed without need for wires, SD cards or memory sticks
24.10.2014 It's dedicated to Ireland’s growing foodie culture
24.10.2014 It's located on Dublin’s Camden St
23.10.2014 This follows a comprehensive redesign.
23.10.2014 They are on over the October bank holiday weekend.
22.10.2014 It takes place from 4 to 6 November.
New online food and drink magazine TheTaste.ie has been officially launched.
Heineken has commandeered a busy bus shelter on Dublin’s Camden St to serve up real-time recommendations for Dublin hot spots as part of its global campaign ‘Cities’.
CEO of Iapi (Institute of Advertising Practitioners in Ireland) Tania Banotti has been elected to chair the National Associations’ Council (NAC) of the European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA).
Marketing, language, science and engineering graduates are being sought for the 2015 Jameson graduate programme, which has been officially launched today by Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard.
Newstalk said today that it has agreed a new deal to provide a national and international news, business and sports service to UTV’s six radio stations: Limerick 95FM, LMFM, Cork 96FM, C103FM, Q102 and FM104.
Ireland’s original marketplace has re-launched as a digital only business following a comprehensive redesign.
‘Photobomb’ has been named 2014 Word of the Year, Collins English Dictionary said.
Aldi has been announced as the new sponsor of The Restaurant, which returns to screens in the New Year, this time on TV3.
Carphone Warehouse has announced a series of workshops entitled ‘Apple Addicts’ to take place in its stores in Clery’s and Harvey Norman over the October bank holiday weekend.
Sky has updated its Sky+ app so that photos stored on smartphones can be viewed on your TV with just a few clicks and no need for wires, SD cards or memory sticks.
Audi Ireland has been announced as the official car sponsor of this year’s Web Summit, with the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron due to be revealed at the event in Dublin from 4 to 6 November.
Ireland has been named the fifth best country in the world to visit in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015 – its collection of the world’s hottest trends, destinations and experiences for the coming year.
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.
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.