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UK Government offers fast-growing UK companies £1.25bn support package

  UK Government offers fast-growing UK companies £1.25bn support package

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced a £1.25bn government package to support UK start-ups and businesses driving research and development during

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Veolia cleans up to avoid short supply

  Veolia cleans up to avoid short supply

The unprecedented demand for biocidal hand sanitiser products during the pandemic means suppliers are now facing significant challenges. To beat

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eBay announces crisis initiative to help small Irish businesses during COVID-19 Pandemic

  eBay announces crisis initiative to help small Irish businesses during COVID-19 Pandemic

eBay today launched an initiative that could help thousands of Irish businesses to stay open, even if their doors are

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Manufacturing Barometer reveals worrying picture for manufacturers

  Manufacturing Barometer reveals worrying picture for manufacturers

SWMAS released the initial findings of the current Manufacturing Barometer survey that shows a reduction in volumes, potential job cuts,

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Online platform launches to help firms collaborate on coronavirus

  Online platform launches to help firms collaborate on coronavirus

InterTradeIreland and TechIreland just launched an online platform to allow businesses to collaborate and meet the supply chain and manufacturing

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Coronavirus: 81% of manufacturing firms in Northern Ireland put workers on furlough

  Coronavirus: 81% of manufacturing firms in Northern Ireland put workers on furlough

More than four in five manufacturing companies in Northern Ireland had to put some staff on leave, according to the

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Enterprise Ireland welcomes new Covid-19 business supports and opens EU-approved €180 million scheme

  Enterprise Ireland welcomes new Covid-19 business supports and opens EU-approved €180 million scheme

New Covid-19 “Sustaining Enterprise Fund” administered by Enterprise Ireland provides up to €800k in liquidity support for companies affected by

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Mills CNC appoints new Business Manager for Central and Southern region

  Mills CNC appoints new Business Manager for Central and Southern region

Mills CNC, the exclusive distributor of Doosan machine tools in the UK and Ireland, has appointed Mr Richard Wilson as

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Linde Material Handling Expands Further With New Munster Depot

  Linde Material Handling Expands Further With New Munster Depot

Linde Material Handling, Europe’s largest forklift manufacturer has recently expanded their presence in Ireland with their newly opened Munster depot.

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Irish company, OneLook Systems, launches a new COVID-19 safety solution so that companies can keep research, production & distribution lines operating

  Irish company, OneLook Systems, launches a new COVID-19 safety solution so that companies can keep research, production & distribution lines operating

Since the outbreak, Irish safety software company OneLook Systems has been playing a critical role in helping companies put in

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Free communications platform for organisations fighting COVID-19

  Free communications platform for organisations fighting COVID-19

Nvolve is joining the global fight against Covid-19 by waiving the normal cost of their unique Mobile App based communications

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Ireland: hand soap sales up 300% in March

  Ireland: hand soap sales up 300% in March

March was the busiest month for grocery sales ever recorded. According to Kantar, over the 12 weeks to March 22nd,

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Implementing the Smart Factory: New perspectives for driving value

  Implementing the Smart Factory: New perspectives for driving value

Leaders have a broad range of choices and opportunities with respect to smart factory transformations, both in terms of which

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Flexible Manufacturing: Adapting Quickly to Changing Markets and Events

  Flexible Manufacturing: Adapting Quickly to Changing Markets and Events

Paolo Butti, EMEA Director, Industry and OEM at Rockwell Automation highlights how and why manufacturers should undertake initiatives to increase

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TFC launches new facility in Northern Ireland

  TFC launches new facility in Northern Ireland

TFC announced the launch of their newest facility, TFC Portadown. Set up to supply Northern Ireland and the Republic of

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UK manufacturing sector slumps at fastest rate in 8 years

  UK manufacturing sector slumps at fastest rate in 8 years

An article published by Yahoo Finance reveals that UK manufacturing output and new orders have declined at the fastest rate

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Record UK Grocery Sales as Shoppers Prepare For Lockdown

  Record UK Grocery Sales as Shoppers Prepare For Lockdown

The latest UK grocery market share figures from Kantar show year-on-year supermarket sales grew by the fastest rate in over

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UK Consortium to Produce Medical Ventilators

  UK Consortium to Produce Medical Ventilators

A consortium of significant UK industrial, technology and engineering businesses from across the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors, has come

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Uptake on the Logistics Associate Apprenticeship (LAA) increases

  Uptake on the Logistics Associate Apprenticeship (LAA) increases

Since the launch of the Logistics Associate Apprenticeship (LAA) in TU Dublin in September 2018 the number of apprentices participating

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INEOS begins UK production of one million bottles of hand sanitiser per month

  INEOS begins UK production of one million bottles of hand sanitiser per month

INEOS has today announced that it has hit its ten day target to build a hand sanitiser plant near Middlesbrough

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CILT sets up a database to ensure urgent UK supply chains keep moving

  CILT sets up a database to ensure urgent UK supply chains keep moving

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) has set up a database for organisations in urgent need of supply chain resources,

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Which countries are hit most by the COVID-19 value chain shock?

  Which countries are hit most by the COVID-19 value chain shock?

In a study published by ING, reveals that in the context of COVID-19, Ireland now looks to be one of

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New Managing Director at DACHSER Ireland

  New Managing Director at DACHSER Ireland

John van den Berg has taken over as Managing Director of DACHSER Ireland since the beginning of this year. He

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Covid-19: With Chinese manufacturing rebounding, European stocks rise

  Covid-19: With Chinese manufacturing rebounding, European stocks rise

The Irish Times reported yesterday that Dublin’s Iseq index and wider European equities markets rose on Tuesday morning as investors

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IoT connections to reach 83 billion by 2024, driven by maturing industrial use cases

  IoT connections to reach 83 billion by 2024, driven by maturing industrial use cases

A new study from Juniper Research found that the total number of IoT connections will reach 83 billion by 2024,

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UCL, UCLH and Formula One Develop Life-saving Breathing Aids For the NHS

  UCL, UCLH and Formula One Develop Life-saving Breathing Aids For the NHS

A breathing aid that can help keep Covid-19 patients out of intensive care, adapted by mechanical engineers at UCL (University

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Ibstock Steps-up Forklift Safety With Doosan

  Ibstock Steps-up Forklift Safety With Doosan

Ibstock plc is a leading manufacturer of innovative clay and concrete building products. With 38 manufacturing plants in the UK,

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UK Aid and Unilever to Target a Billion People in Global Handwashing Campaign

  UK Aid and Unilever to Target a Billion People in Global Handwashing Campaign

The UK Government is working with Unilever, the fast moving consumer goods manufacturer, to fund a global programme to urgently

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Teknomek hits peak design with new Dyson Airblade wash troughs

  Teknomek hits peak design with new Dyson Airblade wash troughs

Hygienic furniture specialist Teknomek has introduced new Dyson Airblade wash trough models that have been developed to reduce listeria risk in food

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Irish Economy to Fall into Recession in 2020 as a Result of Covid-19

  Irish Economy to Fall into Recession in 2020 as a Result of Covid-19

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is the greatest threat that the Irish economy has faced since the financial crisis, according to

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