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Meat mogul Hannan and harbour head Adair scoop top Business Eye gongs

MEAT mogul Peter Hannan, who has spent his working life perfecting award-winning foods including his unique salt-aged beef, earning his Moira-based company a clutch of UK Great Taste Awards, was among the headline winners at the 11th UTV Business Eye Awards in the Belfast Waterfront.

New Chinese owners - but Retlan still blazes a trail

Gary McDonald Business Editor
ANTRIM trailer-maker the Retlan Manufacturing Group, now controlled from the Guangdong Province in China, has increased its sales and profit in the last full trading year, according to its latest accounts filed at Companies House.

North's technology sector 'must reinvent itself for next decade'

THE private and public sectors in Northern Ireland must "quickly reinvent themselves" to take advantage of the fast-changing global knowledge economy and opportunities presented by new technologies, or risk being left behind, a leading industry chief claims.

Tina McKenzie appoints to honorary Finnish consular role

Gary McDonald Business Editor
BUSINESSWOMAN Tina McKenzie, head of recruitment firm Staffline Ireland, has been appointed as the new honorary consul of Finland in Belfast in succession to Kenneth Hunter, who has retired.

Medi-Shower invests in innovation to drive export growth

AWARD-winning manufacturer Medi-Shower in Derry has created ‘smart shower-head’ technology which it claims can reduce the risk of Legionnaires disease - and which it is now installing in hospitals across the Nordics after it signed a £2 million contract with Pall Medical.

Hat's the way to do it for David

Gail Bell
A BUSINESS management graduate from Co Antrim is using his first foray into the business world to help Northern Ireland's homeless community – by giving away half his stock.

Beware the Underinsurance Grinch

Diane Johnston
IF you’re celebrating Christmas this year with your children or grandchildren there’s a fair chance that you’ll either stand on a wayward piece of Lego or that you’ll spend part of the holiday on your knees looking for that small yet vital piece which has disappeared behind the sofa.

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