Elaine O'Regan

Elaine O'Regan

No need to go against the grain

No need to go against the grain

Healthy snack pouches have fruit, grains and yogurt to make a recipe for start-up success Founded...

Skincare company scents a new clientele

Skincare company scents a new clientele

Louth woman Lisa Heeney has launched a range of aromatherapy body products for men and women made...

Life on ‘the edge’ pays off for tech start-up Intouch

Life on ‘the edge’ pays off for tech start-up Intouch

Platform allows retailers analyse customer data

Irish SME funding platform scoops British innovation prize

Irish SME funding platform scoops British innovation prize

Irish-owned SME funding platform Swoop has closed its first seed round, raising €1 million in t...

Dublin firm racks up €1m of pre-orders for digestive tracker

Dublin firm racks up €1m of pre-orders for digestive tracker

FoodMarble, the Dublin-based healthtech start-up, has secured close to €1 million of advance or...

New €2m shared services centre in Kilkenny shows Ifac means business

New €2m shared services centre in Kilkenny shows Ifac means business

Ifac, the professional services firm for the Irish farming, food and agribusiness sector, will op...

Rate Wise secures investment boost from hospitality firm Prem Group

Rate Wise secures investment boost from hospitality firm Prem Group

Hotel and hospitality management company Prem Group has taken an equity stake in Rate Wise, the r...

Paradyn shift as €150k IT upgrade is completed for Flow Technology

Paradyn shift as €150k IT upgrade is completed for Flow Technology

ICT company Paradyn has completed a €150,000 full IT network and system upgrade for the process...

Canadian connection clinches €3m deal for Dublin start-up

Canadian connection clinches €3m deal for Dublin start-up

Company: Zoobox Done Deal: €3 million contract The clincher: “This contact to supply 15 Zoobo...

A welcome helping hand for orthopaedic company

A welcome helping hand for orthopaedic company

Company: Loci Done Deal: €100,000 prize The clincher: “The prize money will prove invaluable ...

Summit’s the limit for Everest Foods in wake of Applegreen deal

Summit’s the limit for Everest Foods in wake of Applegreen deal

Company: Everest Foods Done Deal: Applegreen deal The clincher: “Everest is run by young Irish ...

Proof’s in the pudding for Carlow food firm as Christmas approaches

Proof’s in the pudding for Carlow food firm as Christmas approaches

Company: Seery’s Bakery Done Deal: 800,000 Christmas puddings The clincher: “Traditional Chri...

Ballymaloe relishes nearly three decades of gentle growth

Ballymaloe relishes nearly three decades of gentle growth

Food entrepreneur Yasmin Hyde set up Ballymaloe Foods in 1990 to sell her mother Myrtle Allen’s...

From bunnies to Bowie, soft touch works wonders for  craft toy maker

From bunnies to Bowie, soft touch works wonders for craft toy maker

A unique range of soft toys made in Dublin and inspired by singer David Bowie and Mexican artist ...

Luxury marshmallow maker toasting sweet success Co Wicklow confectioner has plans to expand

Luxury marshmallow maker toasting sweet success Co Wicklow confectioner has plans to expand

A new luxury confectionery venture has launched in Co Wicklow, selling a selection of handmade ar...