New Measures announced by Revenue don’t go a fraction of the way towards helping businesses, especially the Tourism and Hospitality sector

Adrian Cummins, CEO of the Restaurants Association of Ireland, stated: “Currently, thousands of workers are being laid off as we speak. A specific aid package for the Tourism and Hospitality sector need to be in place by Monday morning.” The Restaurant Association’s emergency demands are: Immediate reduction of the VAT…

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President’s Report – March 2020

Welcome to my Presidents Newsletter for March, I hope there were more positives than negatives to take from the month of February which I know was a huge challenge for many restauranteurs. We have been through an election and it looks like there is a stalemate and a possibility of…

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Killruddery Recruitment Fair 2020

Date: Friday 28th February  1pm to 4pm & Saturday 29th of February 10am to 1pm “Meet some of our Team, establish professional relationships and to discuss potential job opportunities here at Killruddery.” Killruddery, the world-renowned gardens and house are located in Bray, Co Wicklow. Set in 850 acres of beautiful…

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Calories on Menus

Enforcing calorie count menus by law will cost the state tens of millions of euro to implement. The state will have to test, and re-test food used by food service outlets to make sure it is living up to the calorie counts. Chefs are spending more and more time doing…

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