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Repro Free: 5th January 2017. Picture Jason Clarke.

Cantillon Conference 2017 To Take Place In Rose Hotel

January 17, 2017 at 12:44 pm 0 comments

  FEXCO – one of the world’s leading independent financial technology providers –  recently launched the Cantillon 2017, Ireland’s only one-day, financial technology (fintech) discussion forum which takes place in Tralee. ‘Building Borderless Business’ is the theme of the Cantillon Conference which is coordinated by the IT Tralee and takes […]

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New Car Sales In Kerry Last Year Were Highest Since 2008

New Car Sales In Kerry Last Year Were Highest Since 2008

January 3, 2017 at 12:27 pm 0 comments

NEW car sales in Kerry increased by almost a fifth in 2016 on the previous year according to statistics released today by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI). Kerry had 3,228 new registrations last year compared to 2,696 in 2015, a rise of 19.73%. Official statistics released today by […]

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Kieran Corcoran and Majella Kelly of Corcoran's Furniture and Carpets at the opening of the superstore in Manor Park on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Corcoran’s New Superstore Opens In Manor Park

December 29, 2016 at 11:41 am 0 comments

OVER €2500 worth of prizes were given away to patrons who visited Corcoran’s Furniture & Carpets New Superstore Grand Opening in Manor Park, Tralee on December 27. Corcoran’s Furniture & Carpets new 20,000 sq ft Superstore Manor Park, Tralee opened in fine style on Tuesday as they launched their biggest ever New […]

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Bank of Ireland staff are pictured at the single biggest Give Together Volunteer Day on November 30th where colleagues from across the country came together to volunteer in charity shops and warehouses for the bank’s flagship charity partners.

Kerry Charities And Community Groups Receive Over €51,000 From Bank Of Ireland Initiative

December 20, 2016 at 11:18 am 0 comments

BANK of Ireland staff raised over €51,000 for charitable causes in Kerry in 2016 through the bank’s flagship charity and community initiative, Give Together. The charity programme gives Bank of Ireland staff throughout Ireland the chance to lend support to their chosen charities or causes through fundraising and volunteering. Four flagship charities; […]

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New Coffee House At Manor Creates Eleven Jobs

New Coffee House At Manor Creates Eleven Jobs

December 8, 2016 at 4:16 pm 0 comments

A NEW business at Manor East has just opened creating 11 new full-time and part-time jobs. The Bookshelf Coffee House, located where The Streat (later known as Counter) cafe used to operate, started serving customers on Wednesday. The business is owned and run by the mother and son team of Anne […]

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Picture by Shane O'Neill / Copyright Fennell Photography 2014.

Whiskey Company Looks For Kerry Graduates To Become Jameson Ambassadors

December 7, 2016 at 5:02 pm 0 comments

IRISH Distillers is calling on applicants from Kerry to join the Jameson International Graduate Programme and realise their potential while helping grow one of Ireland’s best known brands. The company is looking for graduates from Kerry to follow in the footsteps of Conor Breen from Tralee, who is currently a Jameson Brand […]

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at the Lab On The Go presentation at AIB on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sponsored: AIB Unlocks The Power Of Digital For Businesses

December 1, 2016 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

Sponsored STUDENTS and businesses learned about the latest developments in banking technology through its ‘Lab On The Go’ showcase which visited town this week. The AIB ‘Lab on the Go’ was in the Castle Street branch on Monday and Tuesday, fresh from its stints at Skibbereen Digital Week and the National Ploughing […]

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Tralee Hotels Feature In Trivago Awards 2017

Tralee Hotels Feature In Trivago Awards 2017

November 15, 2016 at 10:55 am 0 comments

TRALEE hotels and B&Bs have featured in the annual Trivago awards. Using over 175 million aggregated hotel reviews and semantic analysis, Trivago determined the best-rated hotels in Ireland across eight different categories. The Ashe Hotel (91.10 rating) makes the Best 3-star hotels in Ireland Top 10 in third place. Killeen House, […]

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New Jobs To Be Created As Company Moves To Manor West

New Jobs To Be Created As Company Moves To Manor West

November 3, 2016 at 2:37 pm 1 comment

A COMPANY is to move from its town centre base to Manor West Retail Park and create new jobs as it expands. Corcoran’s Furniture and Carpets Ltd is to open a new superstore in at the retail park before Christmas. Managing Director of Corcoran’s Furniture and Carpets Ltd, Kieran Corcoran, revealed […]

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Tralee Business Nominated In Irish Auto Trade Awards

Tralee Business Nominated In Irish Auto Trade Awards

October 10, 2016 at 10:47 am 0 comments

TOP Part in Tralee has been shortlisted for the prestigious Irish Auto Trade Awards 2017. Taking place in Citywest Hotel in Dublin on Saturday, October 22, the awards are a celebration of excellence in the Irish auto trade in Ireland, a sector that accounts for over 35,000 jobs. Top Part based […]

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Event To Be Held In Kerry To Mark National Women’s Enterprise Day

Event To Be Held In Kerry To Mark National Women’s Enterprise Day

September 19, 2016 at 11:37 am 0 comments

AN event will take place in Killarney next month to mark National Women’s Enterprise Day. The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Ms. Mary Mitchell O’ Connor T.D.  launched the full programme of events to mark the 10th annual National Women’s Enterprise Day, which is being organised by the Local Enterprise […]

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Katie Gwis of K & T Bakery and Restaurant (Kerry) who won second prize for winning growth strategy which has seen her business create 15 jobs, through her bakery, café and restaurant in Cahirsiveen. Pic Barry Cronin

Kerry Business Comes Second In National Enterprise Awards Final

September 16, 2016 at 5:40 pm 0 comments

A CAHERSIVEEN-BASED couple came second at the inaugural ILDN Local Development Enterprise Awards this week in Dublin. Katie and Tomasz Gwis of K & T Bakery and Restaurant won second prize for winning growth strategy which has seen their business create 15 jobs, through their bakery, café and restaurant in Cahersiveen. Derek Walker […]

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Kerry Hairdresser Comes Fourth At Prestigious European Championships Event

Kerry Hairdresser Comes Fourth At Prestigious European Championships Event

September 15, 2016 at 10:54 am 0 comments

A HAIRDRESSER with salons in Tralee and Castlegregory has come fourth in a prestigious international hairdressing championships. Cathriona Rohan, of Cathrionas Hair Salon at Mary Street, Tralee, has been recognised internationally as she and her team nabbed 4th place is the OMC European Hairdressing Championships. The awards, which are supported by the […]

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Acorns Seminar at Portlaoise Heritage Hotel

Kerry’s Female Entrepreneurs Wanted For ACORNS Programme

September 5, 2016 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

AN initiative aimed at early stage rural based entrepreneurs is looking for Kerry-based female entrepreneurs to apply for a programme which has already helped Kerry businesswomen. The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD welcomed the launch of the second year of “ACORNS”, a six month part time development programme for […]

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Elaine Tierney, Caroline Sugrue, Siobhan Horgan AIB and Breda Dyland at the International Business Women’s Conference in the Brandon Hotel on Monday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Tánaiste Joins Leading Business Women At Major Conference In The Brandon

August 23, 2016 at 1:21 pm 0 comments

TraleeToday.ie’s coverage of the Rose of Tralee International Festival is brought to you by AIB Tralee… THE  International Business Women’s Conference in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee International Festival was held on Monday in the Brandon Hotel and it was another great success. In its second year, the event gathered […]

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Launching the International Women's Conference in Tralee were, from left: Elaine Tierney, Sarah o'Regan, Eddie Bowler, Oonagh Harrington, Elysha Brennan (Rose of Tralee) and Joe Shanahan (Manager of AIB Tralee Branch). Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Rose Helps Promote International Business Women’s Conference During Festival

August 11, 2016 at 11:22 am 0 comments

THE International Business Women’s Conference to be held in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee international Festival will take place on Monday, August 22 in the Brandon Hotel and there is still time to register. Rose of Tralee, Elysha Brennan, called to sponsors AIB at their Castle Street branch to help promote the event […]

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Up To Ten People To Be Employed At New French Restaurant In Town

Up To Ten People To Be Employed At New French Restaurant In Town

August 2, 2016 at 4:20 pm 0 comments

A NEW restaurant will create up to 10 full-time and part-time jobs when it opens in town this Friday. Le Rustique is to serve French cuisine and is located at a premises on Princes Street, where a number of restaurants have operated in the past. The premises has been vacant for […]

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Here’s How Much Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In June

Here’s How Much Property Was Sold In The Tralee Area In June

August 1, 2016 at 10:13 am 0 comments

THERE was considerable activity on the residential market in the month of June around town where almost €2.5m of property was sold. According to the latest data from the Property Price Register, the 22 properties sold fetched a total of €2,480,500. There were 116 properties sold in Kerry during the month […]

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The Kerry Protestant Hall on Ashe Street. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

A Historical Building On Ashe Street Has Been Sold

July 23, 2016 at 10:56 am 1 comment

THE Kerry Protestant Hall building on Ashe Street has been sold. The KPH building, located directly across the street from the Courthouse, was built in the 1860s. One of the structure’s most eye-catching features is the clock that hangs over the entrance. The sale went through in recent months to a Cork businessman. Just last week, […]

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New Asian Restaurant To Create 20 Jobs In Tralee Town Centre

New Asian Restaurant To Create 20 Jobs In Tralee Town Centre

July 6, 2016 at 3:33 pm 0 comments

UP to 20 jobs are to be created when a new restaurant opens in Tralee town centre early next month. Lana Asian Street Food, which has a restaurant in Galway and two in Limerick, is opening at a premises in Ashe Street which was previously The Dragon Inn and later the Royal Palace Chinese restaurants. Area manager, […]

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Pictured at the launch of the Enterprise Ireland International Business Women’s Conference are Rose of Tralee, Elysha Brennan, Enterprise Ireland CEO, Julie Sinnamon, Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor and Head of Business Banking at AIB, Catherine Moroney. Credit Gary O' Neill

Major International Business Women’s Conference For Rose Of Tralee Festival

June 23, 2016 at 12:09 pm 0 comments

ENTERPRISE Ireland this morning launched the International Business Women’s Conference to be held in conjunction with the Rose of Tralee international Festival on Monday August 22 in the Brandon Hotel. In its second year, the event gathers leaders from across the business and entrepreneurial spectrum to celebrate the business achievements and […]

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Pictured L-R Nicola O'Sullivan, The Saoirse Foundation, Fiona Leahy, Kerry LEO and Rebecca Kemp, Rose of Tralee Festival.Pic Arthur Ellis

PHOTOS: Kerry Women In Business Attend Networking Event In Clare

April 22, 2016 at 4:05 pm 0 comments

A NUMBER of women from Kerry businesses were present for a special event in Clare yesterday. The Regional Women in Business Network 2016 took place on April 21 at Bunratty Castle Hotel was organized by Local Enterprise Offices Kerry, Clare, Limerick, Tipperary and Cork North and West. The event provided […]

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Twelve Jobs To Be Lost As Café Set To Close At Manor East

Twelve Jobs To Be Lost As Café Set To Close At Manor East

March 31, 2016 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

STAFF at The Counter Cafe in Manor have been left devastated after they were told the Cafe is set to close its doors on Saturday, April 9, resulting in the loss of twelve jobs. The café, formerly known as The Streat, was taken over by a Limerick businessman, Brian Dunne, just […]

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Barry John Keane will make his first start for Kerry in the All-Ireland championship. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Tralee To Benefit As Austin Stack Park Hosts Two League Games This Weekend

March 31, 2016 at 11:15 am 1 comment

THERE’S a lot at stake on the Austin Stack Park pitch this weekend with Kerry in action in both hurling and football. Tralee is set to benefit too as they will welcome Laois and Cork supporters to the town for the clashes. The hurling game has a 5pm throw-in so it’s […]

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Tralee Chamber Alliance Members To Network At March Event

Tralee Chamber Alliance Members To Network At March Event

February 19, 2016 at 2:34 pm 0 comments

THE Tralee Chamber Alliance will host a Business to Business Networking Event between 4-7pm on Wednesday, March 2, at Manor West, Hotel, Tralee. The event is free for Tralee Chamber Alliance members and will be an ideal opportunity for member businesses to meet face to face with a diverse range […]

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New Jobs Created As UK Clothing Chain To Open Store In Town Tomorrow

New Jobs Created As UK Clothing Chain To Open Store In Town Tomorrow

February 4, 2016 at 4:11 pm 0 comments

A UK CLOTHING chain is to open a new store on Abbeycourt this Friday. A number of new jobs will be created at Mountain Warehouse – the UK-based discount outdoor clothing seller which has branches in Dublin, Wexford, Banbridge and Antrim – when opens next to Holland & Barrett on Friday afternoon. […]

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Melanie Harty, Harty's Foods, Breeda Hurley and Mairead Hurley, ABC Cleaning at the CEED event in the Solas Building in IT Tralee on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: It’s A Family Affair At CEED Business Conference

January 29, 2016 at 11:46 am 0 comments

OVER 70 family businesses were represented at the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (CEED) Family Business Conference in the IT Tralee on Thursday. The event was designed to tease out what it takes to make a family business work and look at some successful second generation businesses that are thriving […]

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Orlagh Winters: Ten Under 40 To Watch Out For In 2016 (Part 2)

Orlagh Winters: Ten Under 40 To Watch Out For In 2016 (Part 2)

January 19, 2016 at 1:07 pm 0 comments

LAST week I decided to pick ten successful people under 40 who are making a difference in their chosen fields. I gave you five last week (click here for last week’s post) and here’s the rest. 6. Gary Keane – Musician Ballinorig man Gary is half of the successful duo White Boys, with other member […]

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Orlagh Winters: Ten Under 40 To Look Out For In 2016 (Part 1)

Orlagh Winters: Ten Under 40 To Look Out For In 2016 (Part 1)

January 12, 2016 at 11:40 am 0 comments

2016 is a year that holds a lot of opportunities for each and every one of us be it in work, relationships or health. I have compiled a list of ten businesspeople from whom we could get our inspiration to succeed from as these people are certainly achieving their goals […]

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Retail Park Site In Manor East Sold For Over €3 Million

Retail Park Site In Manor East Sold For Over €3 Million

December 17, 2015 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

PART of a retail park in Manor East has been sold for over €3 million at private auction. There were a number of bidders at the auction for the 10.23 acre site at Manor East held on Tuesday – overseen by Sherry Fitzgerald Stephenson Crean –  and the site went for above the […]

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