Users can browse digital catalogue and buy or pre-order MP3s
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04.12.2013 Cricket Ireland has announced that it will be teaming up with Castleknock Hotel & Country Club to become the official accommodation supplier for 2014.
04.12.2013 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.
Users can browse digital catalogue and buy or pre-order MP3s
More than 1,200 titles can be streamed to TVs or laptops
It's available in the newly reopened store
People can personalise gift cards using photos and text
Maxine Hyde is marketing manager at Ballymaloe Foods
04.12.2013 Hotel to be accommodation supplier for 2014.
04.12.2013 They are Discovery Shed, Discovery Turbo and Quest.
04.12.2013 It's now official technology partner.
03.12.2013 It's aiming to make parking simpler across Irish streets and carparks.
03.12.2013 Volkswagen has been sponsor of Leinster Rugby for past four seasons.
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.
Eason has this week officially unveiled the first ‘Easonology’ – an in-store interactive learning and creative destination – at its O’Connell St, Dublin 1 outlet.
Dublin’s Lord Mayor Oisín Quinn has officially opened the first of the capital’s new Dublinbikes stations.
TV presenter Miriam O’Callaghan has opened a new exhibition called ‘Welcome Back’ in Bewley’s Grafton Street, which aims to support the charity Alone.
Fáilte Ireland today announced that Kilkenny has been crowned the 2013 National Tourism Town.
Radio Nova has launched a campaign with the ISPCC and the Irish Mirror aiming to provide sports jerseys to those less fortunate throughout Dublin for Christmas.
The industry group founded six years ago by Margaret Jeffares, Good Food Ireland, has introduced a new card which can be used in its 600 member businesses as well as on the Good Food Ireland online shop.
Tourism Ireland and Heritage Island have teamed up with Walkers Crisps to boost late-season travel from Britain.
UPC has announced its largest sequential quarter-to-quarter growth in new cable digital TV subscriptions for five years on the back of its Horizon TV launch three months ago.
The sixth year of Movember in Ireland will come to a close this Saturday and it’s on track to be one of the hairiest campaigns yet.
Croke Park played host to the launch of Ireland’s one-day sponsorship conference, which will take place on 20 February, also in Croke Park, Dublin.
Minister for Research and Innovation Seán Sherlock TD has announced that Arts Alliance Media (AAM) – one of the world’s leading providers of digital cinema services – is to establish a software development operation in Cork.
RTÉ Digital has announced the launch of the RTÉjr Juniorpad, an Android tablet for two–seven year olds, which it says offers the perfect mix of premium RTÉjr content along with the all the benefits of an Android 4.2 tablet and pre-loaded parental controls.
Fifty year old home and garden company Kilsaran has partnered with garden designer Diarmuid Gavin to run a nationwide student competition to find “the next big landscape design talent”.
Irish shoppers plan on splurging an average of €552 on gifts this Christmas, according to Three’s Little Things survey, which looked at opinions, sentiment and predictions around shopping, traditions and festivities this Christmas.
On 30 November €1 from every Big Mac sold throughout the 84 McDonald’s restaurants nationwide is being donated to charity as it is ‘McHappy Day’.
New research shows that when it comes to attitudes to mobile data privacy, smartphone owners in the UK are most concerned about companies having access to banking activities and content of texts and emails, while data collected around apps and web surfing on mobiles is of least concern.
Gorta has launched its 2013 ‘Give: with Lifetime Gifts’ corporate catalogue. This is the first time the organisation has produced a range of gifts especially targeted at the business community.
Barbie will be meeting and greeting fans live and in person at the RDS this Saturday, 30 November from 11am–4pm.
Aldi’s Specially Selected Luxury Mince Pies have trumped leading premium brands in an annual Christmas taste test by leading UK consumer group Which?.
Mark Moriarty, who works as a chef de partie in Dublin's The Greenhouse, has been named Euro-toques Young Chef of the Year 2013.
Centra, Vodafone Ireland and the Irish Daily Mail have been named as sponsors of Christmas FM, which goes on air this Thursday (28 November).
The top tourism town in the country for 2013 will be named at a ceremony in Dublin on Thursday.
Elverys is running a campaign selling ‘Winter Warmer’ scarves, gloves, hats and ear muffs to raise money for the ISPCC.
Beaumont Hospital Foundation has launched an online fundraising idea – Silver Bells – which involves buying a 100c Irish bell and leaving a personal message for the person it is to be sent to.
People from far and wide will be digging out their cheesiest Christmas jumper this Sunday, 24 November, joining DublinatChristmas.ie for the Geansaí Nollaig challenge.
An app tracing a baby’s development in the womb has been named the overall winner of The Appys 2013.
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
04.10.2013 Jonathan Ryan is biscuit brand manager for Mondelez Ireland. He shares his marketing insights.