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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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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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The Station House in Blennerville.

Reports That Blennerville Pub/Restaurant To Reopen Next Year

December 17, 2015 at 11:20 am Comments are Disabled

IT’S being reported that The Station House in Blennerville is to reopen its doors next year. The landmark Blennerville pub and restaurant has been closed for business since the beginning of 2013. It is reported in Kerry’s Eye this morning that the businessman running Tomasíns in Castlegregory, Nick Wang, will take on the venture. When contacted by Traleetoday.ie, […]

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Anne O'Sullivan, Kerry, 4000 member with Brian Purcell, President CPA Ireland
Institute of Certified Public Accountants Ireland Graduation Ceremony
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Ardfert Woman Becomes 4,000th Member Of Accountants Body

December 10, 2015 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

AN Ardfert woman became the 4,000th member of Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland) at the Institute’s annual conferring ceremony, which took place in Croke Park this week. Anne O’Sullivan, who currently works for Fexco, previously completed a BA and MA in economics in UCC and completed her CPA studies […]

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Total Cleaning Supplies Opens New Store In Town

Total Cleaning Supplies Opens New Store In Town

December 6, 2015 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

Advertorial OVER 32 years since first opening in town, Total Cleaning Supplies has come full circle with a new store in a location which has seen a huge rejuvenation in the last year. Since its foundation 33 years ago in the Tralee Shopping Arcade, the company has been synonymous with quality and reliability. […]

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The site of a new petrol station on John Joe Sheehy.

Planning Permission Sought For New Petrol Station On John Joe Sheehy Road

December 1, 2015 at 12:52 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE has been application for a new Topaz petrol station on John Joe Sheehy Road adjacent to the Aldi supermarket. Corrib Oil Company Limited, have applied for permission to construct a two storey retail/office building and a petrol filling station on the grounds of the old John Mitchels GAA pitch. The development will […]

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Iceland To Open Next Wednesday At Horan Centre

Iceland To Open Next Wednesday At Horan Centre

November 20, 2015 at 12:58 pm Comments are Disabled

BRITISH supermarket giant, Iceland, are all set to open their new store in Tralee on Wednesday. It’s one of two stores opening in Ireland in the coming weeks which, between them, will create 70 new jobs. The other outlet is opening in Talbot Street in Dublin. Work was continuing on the […]

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VIDEO: Kerry Advert Slammed For Poor Taste Over Tornado Reference

VIDEO: Kerry Advert Slammed For Poor Taste Over Tornado Reference

November 18, 2015 at 4:03 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY GROUP has come under fire from the Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland (ASAI) for an advert deemed “unacceptable” as some thought it made light of tornado disasters. A TV advert for the Kerry’s, Denny Fire and Smoke Ham, range tells viewers it will “get your taste buds happier than a tornado in a […]

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Martin Hooks A Gold At Bank Of Ireland Start-Up Awards

Martin Hooks A Gold At Bank Of Ireland Start-Up Awards

November 14, 2015 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

AN Ardfert man’s company has won a Gold Award at the Bank Of Ireland Start Up Awards on Thursday night in Dublin. Martin McGowan’s business, Ullcatch, won the Product Start-Up Of The Year category, mainly due to his product, the Bait Weaver, which is proving enormously popular with anglers. Continued below… […]

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New Businesses To Be Launched This Week

New Businesses To Be Launched This Week

November 12, 2015 at 1:37 pm Comments are Disabled

A FORMER Castleisland Desmonds GAA star, and recently retired Kerry Group Executive, will launch two new ventures at the Castleisland Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town Exposé on Friday night, November 13, at 7.45pm. Michael John Kearney’s first venture, MJK + Associates Business Consulting, (mjkconsulting.ie) is a business consulting company, providing business advisory […]

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Tralee Gets A Nice Plug As A Shopping Destination On RTE’s ‘Today Show’

Tralee Gets A Nice Plug As A Shopping Destination On RTE’s ‘Today Show’

November 11, 2015 at 1:04 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S always nice to get a bit of national publicity for our town and yesterday, local businesses got a great plug on a popular RTE show. Orla Diffily, who hosts a weekly fashion slot every Tuesday on RTE’s Today Show, flagged Tralee as a shopper’s paradise with everything from high street retail to […]

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Tralee Service Station Sells For Nearly €500k At Auction

Tralee Service Station Sells For Nearly €500k At Auction

October 23, 2015 at 10:05 am Comments are Disabled

A TRALEE service station property was sold at a Dublin auction on Thursday for €490,000, making €90,000 over the reserve. The Monavalley property is at present let to Doon (Mayfly) Limited, and had a reserve of between €350,000 to €400,000 at the Allsop Auction where it was sold at the RDS on […]

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Construction work at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa Tralee.
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Ballygarry To Create New Jobs With Redevelopment Work At Hotel

October 15, 2015 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

BALLYGARRY House Hotel are currently in the midst of redeveloping their bar and casual dining facilities which will create new jobs upon its completion. The hotel is undertaking a new development broken into two phases. The first will involve removing the former N21 road, building a new gated entrance, 70 additional car […]

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SPONSORED: AIB’s Castle Street Branch Modernises For Today’s Customer

SPONSORED: AIB’s Castle Street Branch Modernises For Today’s Customer

October 15, 2015 at 9:25 am Comments are Disabled

Sponsored Content IF you haven’t been down to AIB for a while, then you’re in for a surprise when you next visit the Castle Street branch. The premises has been completely transformed over the past couple of months  to provide a banking experience that suits today’s busy customer. Gone are the lengthy queues and in […]

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Chris Murray: What You Need To Know About Budget 2016

Chris Murray: What You Need To Know About Budget 2016

October 14, 2015 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

Chris Murray of Casey & Co. Consultants, Day Place, Tralee, goes through the main points of yesterday’s Budget… Families are the big winners in this year’s budget with an increase in child benefit and the introduction of a second free preschool year. Significant cuts to the USC, including a 1.5 […]

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Tralee Service Station One Of Five Kerry Properties To Go To Auction

Tralee Service Station One Of Five Kerry Properties To Go To Auction

October 7, 2015 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

A SERVICE station in Monavalley is one of five Kerry properties for sale at the latest Allsop Auction later this month. Over 200 properties in all will go under the hammer at the auction at the RDS in Dublin from 9am on Thursday, October 22. Monavalley Service Station, will go to auction with […]

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John Dowling’s Daughters To Chat With Weeshie On Radio This Evening

John Dowling’s Daughters To Chat With Weeshie On Radio This Evening

October 7, 2015 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

ALL Strand Road ears will be turned to the wireless this evening for a special ‘In Conversation With Weeshie Fogarty’ show with the daughters of the late great John Dowling. The Kerry and Kerins O’Rahillys legend’s daughters Kayrena, Bernice and Antoinette will talk about their father, the shop and football of course, […]

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Quinlan’s Wins Top Award At Dingle Food Festival

Quinlan’s Wins Top Award At Dingle Food Festival

October 4, 2015 at 11:27 am Comments are Disabled

  QUINLAN’S Fish, which has a shop in Tralee, has won the prestigious Supreme Champion Award at this year’s Blas na hÉireann, The Irish Food Awards. The company’s winning entry is its fresh crabmeat. The entry won over the judges’ taste-buds because of its fabulous flavour, freshness and delicate texture. There […]

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Sweet Shop To Close Its Doors This Weekend

Sweet Shop To Close Its Doors This Weekend

October 1, 2015 at 2:48 pm Comments are Disabled

A WELL known shop in town will close its doors for the last time this coming weekend. Mr Duffy’s Traditional Sweet Shop, located on the corner of The Mall and Ashe Street, will close this coming Saturday, October 3. The shop which is a purveyor of all sweet things, including the much beloved […]

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RAI Says 713 Kerry Jobs Created In Hospitality Sector Since VAT Reduction

RAI Says 713 Kerry Jobs Created In Hospitality Sector Since VAT Reduction

September 29, 2015 at 2:27 pm Comments are Disabled

A REPORT from the Restaurants Association of Ireland has said that 713 jobs in the Food, Tourism and Hospitality sectors have been created in Kerry since the reduced VAT rate of 9% was introduced in July 2011. The Kerry figure is part of 22,300 new jobs in total that have been created […]

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Eddie Bowler, AIB, Martin McElligott of McElligott's Castleisland, Ger O'Connor, AIB Castleisland and Michael McElligott, McElligotts Castleisland at the AIB Lunchtime Seminar for the Retail Sector in the Fels Point Hotel on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: AIB Holds Seminar For Retail Sector At Fels Point

September 27, 2015 at 11:02 am Comments are Disabled

  AROUND 60 businesspeople heard a lunchtime seminar from an expert on the retail sector in the Fels Point Hotel on Friday. Simon Healy AIB’s Retail Sector Specialist gave the seminar entitled ‘Grow your top line and help your bottom line’ which essentially provided advice and clarity on the most important key performance […]

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Dublin Coach Creates New Jobs On Kerry Routes

Dublin Coach Creates New Jobs On Kerry Routes

September 3, 2015 at 10:23 am 1 comment

Advertorial SEPTEMBER can be a busy time for Kerry people travelling to Dublin with many young people starting or going back to college and of course, the All-Ireland final. It can also be expensive whether if you’re driving or travelling by train. But now there is a new kid on the block […]

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