Ocean data collection firm to create 60 jobs as it open Marine Robotics Centre in Louth

Silicon Republic: XOCEAN's new Technical Centre and 24-hour Control Room will act as a hub for operating XOCEAN’s fleet of USVs globally, meaning operators remain onshore and operations can continue 24/7.

Venture funding fuelling travel tech growth

Sunday Independent: Long sales cycles, difficulty moving to implementation and a patchwork of legacy systems are some of the challenges facing startups in the travel technology space.

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ABP and Dundalk IT partner on ‘talent upskilling’

Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) and ABP Food Group have agreed a new partnership that will see the development of a DkIT ‘talent upskilling pathway’ in science, engineering and business.

On-demand grocery delivery service Buymie takes fundraising to over €1m
Irish Times
Buymie, an Irish start-up that offers home deliveries on behalf of Lidl, has raised €500,000 in investment to bring to just over €1 million the amount the company has raised so far this year.

Enterprise Ireland scheme driving business success through innovation
Irish Times
Irish companies have generated more than €150 million in sales of new products and services as a result of participation in Enterprise Ireland’s Innovation 4 Growth programme. 

Digital advertising company Glimpse wins €10,000 award
Irish Times

Led by Shane O’Sullivan, a recent graduate of the New Frontiers Programme at the Technological University Dublin and IADT Dún Laoghaire, Glimpse has developed an ad-tech offering called Consensys which received the 2019 Bolton Trust/PwC Innovation Award.

FarmHedge app makes shopping simple for farmers
Irish Times

FarmHedge, which is a spin-out from the University of Limerick, has been commercially active since the end of last year and now has customers in Ireland, Austria and Germany where the app is being used by farmers not only to buy goods but also to sell their crops.

Enterprise Ireland's Currency Impact Calculator

For Irish companies exporting to the UK, movements in the sterling/euro exchange rate impacts on your business and its profitability. Use Enterprise Ireland's Currency Impact Calculator to assess your level of foreign exchange risk.


Unique designs and affordable prices key to Jo Harpur Jewellery’s success
Irish Times
Jo Harpur started her jewellery design business four years ago and now has two full-time employees. Her products are found in many Irish retail outlets and, after taking to the air with the Aer Lingus Boutique, she now distributes internationally.

Pig farmers urged to join efficiency programme
Irish Examiner

Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed, has unveiled a €500,000 fund for the Lean Principles Programme for pig farmers. The roll out of the scheme follows a pilot with a sample 29 pig producers, hosted by the Department of Agriculture, Bord Bia, Teagasc and Enterprise Ireland.

Call open for start-ups to join latest NDRC at ArcLabs accelerator programme
Irish Tech News

NDRC at ArcLabs is once again on the lookout for start-ups to join the South East accelerator programme. Applications are open until 30 June, 2019, with NDRC at ArcLabs’ second accelerator beginning in August this year.

Ntron opens new facility for oxygen measurement

Ntron Gas Measurement has launched its new 30,000 square foot state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Navan, Ireland. Managing Director David Beirne said the new facility will enable the company to support continued growth and better support the demands of its customers.

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Is innovation harder to deliver in travel?

Successfully progressing innovation from idea to implementation stage in the travel sector is notoriously hard. At Travel Tech Summit: The Future of Travel, leaders from the global airline industry revealed how it’s done.

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