Covid creates Vera Foods
Covid 19 has played a role in creating an exciting new food business for two hospitality professiona...

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Optimizing Covers in Phase Three
John Girvan, Manager at catering supplier Alliance Online Ireland (, shares so...

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IFSA/Chef Network Operating Guidelines
Representing over 200 member companies, IFSA (the Irish Foodservice Suppliers Alliance) and Chef Net...

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Brand Building with Video
  Video is a powerful communications tool, but hotels need to have a clear reason for posting ...

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Covid creates Vera Foods
Optimizing Covers in Phase Three
IFSA/Chef Network Operating Guidelines
Brand Building with Video


Lake Hotel Leads Eurpope

 The Lake Hotel, Killarney, Co Kerry, Ireland has achieved the EFQM Business Excellence 5-star Award at an event organised in Dublin by the Centre for Competiveness in association with EFQM Europe.  The Lake Hotel is the first hotel in Europe to achieve 5-star accreditation at its first application under the EFQM business framework, making


 history for the EFQM organisation.
Pictured after the presentation of the awards and the Crown Plaza Santry Hotel were: (from left) Aoife Hickey, Sales and Marketing Manager; Tony Huggard, Managing Director, Ashley Purcell, Reservations and Revenue Manager; Niall Huggard, General Manager; Sarah Mannix, HR Manager and Tony Roche, Financial Controller, all of The Lake Hotel, Killarney

Two Spiders for WAW

Fáilte Ireland’s won two accolades at  the eir Spider Awards 2015 which took place in the Double Tree by Hilton, Dublin.   Established in 1996, the eir Spider Awards are now i


n their 20th year making them the longest standing and most prestigious internet awards in Ireland. 
The Failte Ireland digital team is pictured after receiving the awards was awarded the top prize in 
- Best in Travel, Sport, Leisure and Tourism
 - Digital Geography and Location Based Services
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Hostelworld raises €180m

 Irish travel website Hostelworld has raised €180 million from its Initial Public Offering (IPO) on both the Dublin and London stock markets.
The company, which also owns Hostels. com and, began trading today on the Irish Stock Exchange’s main securities market.
Its initial offer price was set at 185 pence a share (€2.55), valuing it at about €245 million.
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30,000 for final Web Summit

 Every hotel bed in Dublin will be filled this week at the city hosts the Web Summit for the last time.
 Hotels have achieved premium rates for most of their rooms and many restaurants are also booked out.


 The Web Summit is taking place for the final time in Dublin this week before the tech conference’s departure for Lisbon, Portugal.
More than 30,000 are expected to attend, including 1,000 investors, 800 journalists and 2,000 start-ups from around the world. There will be 21 side-summits taking place, including a start-up summit, an investor summit, an accelerator summit, a data summit, a code summit and a music summit.
Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger, Pixar Animation Studios president Ed Catmull, Slack chief executive Stewart Butterfield, Gilt chief executive Michelle Peluso, Tinder co-founder Sean Rad, CSI: Cyber producer Mary Aiken, and Dan Brown, author of The Da Vinci Code, will attend.
The tech conference will host a careers event on Wednesday evening, where 100 students will be invited on stage to ring the closing bell of the Nasdaq stock market.

Ryanair Makes €1bn in H1

 Ryanair saw its first half profits soar by 37 per cent to €1 billion, on the back of a “bumper summer” and fuel savings, as it forecast that full year profit will be at the upper end of its €


 1.175bn to € 1.225bn range.
In the six months to September 30th 2015, revenues at the airline rose by 14 per cent to €4bn. Traffic grew 13 per cent to 58m as load factor jumped 4 percentage points to 93 per cent, while average fares rose 2 per cent as unit costs fell by 6 per cent. When fuel is excepted, costs were flat.


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