eCommerce Conference

Posted on September 20th, 2017

Retail Excellence is delighted to launch their annual eCommerce Conference which will take place on Wednesday 27th September. Expect a totally engaging and informative Conference filled with futuristic information for all eCommerce retail leaders which will blend insightful and actionable content to drive Irish retailers competently on their digital journey. Additional benefits of the Conference include: – Entry to Retail Excellence Google, Facebook & Twitter courses – A complimentary copy of the latest Ecommerce Europe report (valued at €1,200) – Copies of the Retail Excellence eCommerce and GDPR manuals.

For more information on the Retail Excellence eCommerce activities please contact…

Ennis Chamber Golf Outing 2017 Results

Posted on September 18th, 2017

 

In Picture, John O’ Farrell Specsavers ( main sponsor) William Cahir, President Ennis Chamber and Michael Guerin, Ennis Chamber.

 

Golf Outing 2017

 

 

The Ennis Chamber Annual Golf Classic took place on Friday 15th of September at Woodstock Golf and Country Club. The day was a huge success, with over 20 teams taking part and despite the occasional shower, everyone quickly got into the swing of things as the friendly competition kicked off.

 

The results were as follows:

1st place with 96 points was Monitor team with Tom Dormer, Con Ryan,…

Welcome new member Dr. Laura Murillo of Leeunwenhoek Health Screening

Posted on September 18th, 2017

A shift from fighting disease to prevention Changing health trends, demographics and incidence of chronic lifestyle-related diseases affect our society. But fortunately, we are seeing a gradual shift from treating diseases to a proactive disease prevention and promotion of wellness.  Cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypertension, kidney disease and cancer are of a chronic nature and come with high health, economic and emotional costs. All good reasons to be more health conscious and more aware of the benefits of proactive health management.  With the aim of “Making Prevention Popular”, Leeuwenhoek offers its service from Monday to Saturday from early in the

Commitment to Increase Capital Expenditure Vital for Competitiveness

Posted on September 18th, 2017

 

Commitment to Increase Capital Expenditure Vital for Competitiveness

The publication today (14/09/2017) of the Mid-Term Review of the Capital Plan is an important step towards improving Ireland’s competitiveness and ability to meet future challenges.

Commenting on the Review, Chambers Ireland, Chief Executive, Ian Talbot said, “An additional €4.1 billion being committed to capital spending between 2018-2021 will be welcome news to businesses across the country. This increased spending by Government is an important first step that will fund important infrastructure projects in priority areas such as transport, housing, water, and will drive continued economic improvement. As economic conditions…

Training Courses Available

Posted on September 13th, 2017

 

 

 

Upcoming courses provided by ACIST Skillnet and the Ennis Chamber of Commerce

€100 per person for each course.

 

Monday 18th September 9.30 to 4.30 Treacy’s West County – last few places

GDPR Awareness – Find out how to comply with new data protection rules due to be enforced in May 2018.

 

Thursday 28th September

Customer Service Fundamentals – Great Customer Service 1day course aimed at Services, Retail and Hospitality Sectors

 

Thursday 28th September

Microsoft Excel Fundamentals – Basic course including managing sheets, formula’s, graphs and more

 

Bookings can be made via

Ennis Chamber Golf Outing

Posted on September 13th, 2017

Title Sponsor: Specsavers Ennis

Ennis Chamber Annual Golf Outing has been arranged for Friday September 15th in Woodstock Golf Club with Specsavers, Ennis as official sponsor. The cost is only €240 per team. This year the chamber is involved in a huge range of initiatives for all business sectors to assist the business environment in Ennis, The Golf Outing is the Chambers only annual fundraiser and therefore  we would ask that it is well supported by you.

Please contact the Ennis Chamber office on 0656842988  to book your preferred tee time.

 

 

Local Property Tax

Posted on September 11th, 2017

 

Monday, 11 September 2017

 

Proper Consideration Must be Given to the Impact of Local Adjustment Factor in Local Property Tax

 

Local Authority Budgets and LPT Decisions should be aligned to improve quality of decision making 

 

As Councils across the country meet this month to consider their Local Adjustment Factor for Local Property Tax (LPT) Chambers Ireland called for due consideration to be given to the impact of their decision on local services and the competitiveness of businesses.

Speaking today (11/09/17), Ian Talbot, Chief Executive of Chambers Ireland said, “We ask those voting on the…

Cost of Car Insurance – Survey

Posted on August 30th, 2017

Cost of Insurance – Survey

 

The Cost of Insurance working group run out of the Department of Finance has asked us to survey our members.

 

The survey is hosted on SurveyMonkey and can be found on the following link:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ChambersCostofInsurance

 

We will distribute the results following the closure of the survey.

 

The survey needs to be completed by the 8th of September. If you have any questions please contact: Leona.murphy@chambers.ie

 

 

  1. Green Public Procurement – GPP4Growth Project

The Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment is participating in the INTERREG project…

Well Done TTM Healthcare

Posted on August 22nd, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pictured L-R are: Ann Norton, Clinical Manager, Clare Crusaders and Paula McDonnell, Director of Operations, TTM Healthcare

Staff at TTM Healthcare donate €4,000 to Co. Clare children’s charity

 

Tuesday, 22 August: TTM Healthcare was delighted to present children’s charity, The Clare Crusaders, with a fundraising cheque in the amount of €3,769.53 yesterday.  The TTM team choose the local organisation as its Charity of the Year in recognition of the essential services it provides to young children with autism and cerebral palsy.

 

Founded in 2007, The Clare Crusaders Children’s…

FBD Clare Business Excellence Awards 2017 – Entry Date Extended!

Posted on July 28th, 2017

Press Release: Friday, July 28th

                                                                                   

    

                                       

                                                                                        

 Entry Date Extended                                                                                                 

Ennis Chamber Launch FBD Clare Business Excellence Awards 2017

Prize Fund of €11,000 for the Overall Winner

Ennis chamber has put together an attractive prize fund worth in excess of €11,000 for the overall winner of FBD Clare Business Excellence Awards 2017.

Ennis Chamber is accepting entries across eight categories for the FBD Clare Business Excellence Awards…