What’s so special about the old world?
Amii McKeever
You often hear the terms “Old World” and “New World” used to describe wine. What differentiates them?”
31 December 2022 News
Protests in 2022: pig farmer and egg producer blockades
Pig and poultry farmers protested at a number of locations this year, calling for higher prices due to their crippling input costs.
12 December 2022 News
Retail data shows grocery inflation in Ireland hits record high
Latest numbers from Kantar puts inflation for weekly shopping at 14.7%.
Aldi announces expansion plans as profits plunge
Turnover rises slightly to top €2bn in 2021.
28 November 2022 News
Sheeran Group aims for carbon neutrality
The Mountrath-based sawmill and pallet manufacturer is now a major producer in Laois, Mayo, Westmeath, Cavan and Dublin, where it employs 320 directly with hundreds more jobs in harvesting and service areas. Donal Magner reports
23 November 2022 Forestry
Grocery inflation hits record high of 13.4% as prices rises accelerate
Rising prices means nearly half of grocery purchases are supermarket own-brand
14 November 2022 News
Irish headline inflation levels hide an interesting story on food prices
Headlines about high food costs ignore how consumers had it so good for so long.
2 November 2022 News
Grocery inflation hits record high of 12.4%
Rising prices push consumers towards supermarket own-brand products
17 October 2022 News
Half of households throw out food every week – Aldi
Aldi has commissioned research on food waste by Irish households as part of its ‘Food for Good’ campaign with FoodCloud.
13 October 2022 News
Protests at discounters over failure to return price increase to farmers
IFA poultry vice chair Brendan Soden said egg producers are strongly considering not restocking their farms if failure to provide a viable income continues
5 October 2022 Community
Week-long poultry farmer protest secures egg price rise
Egg producer protests at Aldi and Lidl in Cavan town led to empty supermarket shelves.
5 October 2022 Poultry
Coconut the last drink standing
The Dealer noticed that it was the milk alternatives which last longest on emptying Aldi and Lidl shelves this week.
5 October 2022 News