ArchiveSeptember, 2012

Curtin to draw on innovation at IDL

AIB head of advertising marketing and communications Fiona Curtin is to move to Pernod Ricard’s Irish Distillers to take on a new innovations role. Curtin has a wealth of marketing experience. Before joining AIB, she worked with C&C across its soft drinks portfolio and on new product development. Before that, she was Heineken’s senior brand […]

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Taoiseach launches chocolate jelly beans production in Dublin

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny officially opened The Jelly Bean Factory’s extended confectionery factory in Dublin today. The state-of-the-art production line will produce a new range of gourmet Belgian chocolate coated jelly beans.  The new facility will see the creation of 25 new jobs and nearly doubles the company’s manufacturing footprint to over 90,000 sq ft. The […]

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UCC hosts TV debate

Television’s impact on Irish society over the past 50 years and future trends with new media are among the topics which will be discussed at a conference in University College Cork (UCC) this Saturday. Minister for Communications Pat Rabbitte will formally open the conference, which is jointly hosted by the UCC’s school of history and […]

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Santa Rita sponsors Mad Men

Santa Rita Chilean wine is the sponsor of the Matt Weiner’s fifth season of Mad Men, which starts this Friday at 10pm on RTE 2. The sponsorship will run for 13 weeks and centres on four intro and outro stings that reflect the New York lifestyle of the 1960’s. Each sting carries a tagline to reflect […]

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