Joe Aherne, CEO of Leading Edge Group in Cork, suggests that SMEs need to make significant productivity gains and that Brexit, in whatever form it eventually takes, poses a once in a generation challenge for small business.
Staff at Ornua's Kerrygold Park production plant in Mitchelstown, Co Cork, played a key role in the company becoming the first recipient of Leading Edge's new International Continuous Improvement Excellence Award.
Tipperary Co-op is to pay its suppliers a 3c per litre bonus on February milk from 2014 onwards in a bid to shift some production out of the peak summer months.
Cork-based firm Lincor Solutions was among the companies to win new business on the Enterprise Ireland trade mission to Canada led by Enterprise Minister Richard Bruton.
Lean business consultancy Leading Edge has signed five contracts worth a combined $350,000 (€275,000) with clients in their Canadian territories.
Cobh-headquartered operational improvement consultancy the Leading Edge Group is anticipating revenue growth of 50% this year, to around €1 million, chiefly on the back of significant business growth in North America.
A Cork company has signed a €500,000 (€334,000) contract with the Canadian healthcare system to supply training to frontline health professionals.
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