BELFAST-based popcorn and fruit crisps producer Food Stories has gobbled up a contract from Spain’s HiperDino supermarket chain which will see its Cloud Corn branded popcorn to shoppers in the Canary Islands and through its on-line shop.
DALE Farm, the largest UK farmer-owned dairy cooperative, has announced significant increases in profit, return on capital employed and turnover as part of its financial results for the year to the end of March - a fourth year of consistent growth in the group.
WAYS to conduct a root and branch overhaul of the north's antiquated business rates system will feature on the agenda at a key two-day Department of Finance 'strategic insights lab' in Belfast today and tomorrow.
THIS week's High Flyer is Thomas Kelly, operations manager at Northern Ireland Water Alpha Limited What was your first job? I have great memories of my first job, making up the newspapers in a busy newsagent, first thing before school.
AN oft quoted line from Milton Friedman is: "There is one and only one social responsibility of business - to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits”, which is perhaps more snappily condensed as “the business of business is business”.