Restaurants Association of Ireland concerned that new “latte levy” will hit already struggling businesses hard

The Restaurants Association of Ireland have released the below statement on the new “latte levy” announced by the government on Wednesday, which will see a 25-cent levy placed on disposable coffee cups and a significant price hike to many people’s morning coffees. Adrian Cummins, CEO of the RAI, said: “The…

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National Restaurant Voucher Launched Today

The Restaurants Association of Ireland have today launched the RAI Gift Voucher. The RAI have teamed up with Fáilte Ireland to bring you the perfect gift this Christmas. The Restaurants Association of Ireland have teamed up with Fáilte Ireland for 2019 to bring you the RAI Gift Voucher ahead of…

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President’s Report – November 2019

It is hard to believe we are into the final quarter and preparing for Christmas. The past month was a very exciting time for our industry, Michelin stars were awarded in venues across the country bringing our total stars up to 18. There is a feeling of pride within our Industry,…

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President’s Report – October 2019

Welcome to my October newsletter. As we roll into the Autumn, the first Storm of the season  “Lorenzo” paid us a visit. Met Éireann had been sending reports out of a ferocious storm of significant force that had Ireland in its path. The warning system was then downgraded to an…

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Java Republic were delighted to win the award of Beverage Company of the Year at the 2019 Food & Drink Business Awards, held on the 5th September.

Java Republic were delighted to win the award of Beverage Company of the Year at the 2019 Food & Drink Business Awards, held on the 5th September. These prestigious awards celebrate the very best in food & drink manufacturing, retail, and food service across the island of Ireland. On the night…

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