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Advertising spend in Ireland expected to increase by 3.3% to €915 million this year according to ‘Outlook 2017’ report from Core Media

A 3.3% increase in advertising spend during 2017, to reach an overall spend of €915 million, is being forecast by Core Media, Ireland’s largest marketing communications group. This increase will mark the fourth consecutive year of growth in advertising investment levels in the Republic of Ireland and is in line with general economic growth. The […]

GSK expands apprenticeship programme in Ireland

Attracting and developing early talent is key to maintaining competitiveness Three year programme offers school leavers a unique path to a degree while working alongside leading global talent and the opportunity to earn and learn Opportunities for new, non-traditional apprenticeships in areas such as quality and supply chain as well as traditional craft engineering apprenticeships […]

“The Whistler” scoops Gold at World Whisky Awards

The team at Boann Distillery are absolutely delighted to announce that “The Whistler” Blue Note 7 year old has scooped a prestigious Gold medal at this week’s World Whiskies Awards 2017 in the “Irish Single Malt 12 year old and under” category. The World Whisky Awards is an annual celebration of the very best whiskies […]

Just a third of parents say they are confident they can protect their children when they are online

  ‘Spending too much time online’ (72%) is the risk most commonly mentioned by parents in relation to their child’s internet use. This is followed closely by ‘Accessing pornographic content’ (71%); ‘Cyberbullying’ (70%) and ‘Accessing unreliable information’ (70%) Survey conducted to mark Safer Internet Day – 7th February 2017 – which is promoted in Ireland […]

The Ireland edition of The Times and The Sunday Times unveiled as official media partner of the Audi Dublin International Film Festival 2017

The Ireland edition of The Times, the digital newspaper, and The Sunday Times, Ireland’s leading Sunday newspaper, have been named as an official media partner of the Audi Dublin International Film Festival 2017, which will take place from 16th to 26th February. The Audi Dublin International Film Festival, now in its 15th year, prides itself […]

Asset Based Finance Association in Ireland appoints Michael Walsh as Chairperson and Mark O’ Rourke as Vice-Chairperson

The Asset Based Finance Association (ABFA), the organisation which represents the asset based finance industry in the UK and Ireland, has appointed Michael Walsh as Chairperson of the organisation in Ireland and Mark O’ Rourke as Vice Chairperson. Michael, who has over 25 years’ experience in the Irish banking sector, is currently Director of Ulster […]

Every €1 invested in advertising in Ireland delivers a net return on investment of €5.44 for marketers according to Core Media and AAI

Every €1 invested in advertising in Ireland delivers a net return on investment of €5.44 for marketers, according to new report by Core Media and the Association of Advertisers in Ireland   ‘Marketing Multiplied’ report outlines importance of marketing for economic activity as it provides jobs and boosts growth in an unambiguously positive way Advertising, […]

Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland calls on bloggers and influencers to fully declare marketing communications

  Specific guidance now offered encouraging bloggers and online influencers to declare their marketing communications Organisation now engaged in monitoring of social media platforms to evaluate adherence to ASAI Code   The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland (The ASAI) has introduced new guidance on the ‘Recognisability of Marketing Communications’ aimed at ensuring Irish consumers are […]

Over 300 families who are homeless set to benefit from Christmas FM’s 2016 fundraising drive for Focus Ireland

Radio station campaign has broken  all previous records by raising over €360,000 for charity partner Focus Ireland   Christmas FM has now raised over €1.25million for various charities since its inception in 2008   Christmas FM, the hugely popular charity radio station, is delighted to announce that it has exceeded all previous fundraising targets by […]

Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland release latest Complaints Bulletin

25 advertisements found to be in breach of the ASAI Code on grounds relating to Misleading Advertising, Decent and Propriety, Health and Beauty and Alcohol Advertising The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland’s (ASAI) independent Complaints Committee has released its latest Complaints Bulletin which contains 35 case reports on complaints recently investigated by the ASAI. 25 […]