INNOVATION IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY…

INNOVATION IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY…

…and Manufacturing Research – Cork, March 13th 2012

Ireland is currently lagging behind in its target to reduce energy consumption by 20% by 2020. Electricity costs are accounting for the majority of a factory’s utilities bill. These costs are rising and are impacting on our competitiveness, employment and exports.

The opportunities that exist for industry to achieve very significant savings in energy efficiency and to improve productivity were highlighted at a recent seminar held in Cork, attended by many of …

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GLANBIA PLC

GLANBIA PLC

Glanbia plc is an integrated global nutritional solutions and cheese group, headquartered in Ireland and employing over 4,300 employees worldwide.  Glanbia has a large portfolio of global brands holding many market leadership positions.  In Ireland these brands include  Avonmore, Kilmeaden, Premier and Yoplait and internationally Glanbia owns  sports and nutritional brands such as ON, BSN, Provon, Optisol and more.

Glanbia’s main innovation centre is located in Ireland, with two further innovation and customer collaboration centres in the USA as well …

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HELSINN

HELSINN

Helsinn is a privately owned pharmaceutical group with headquarters in Lugano, Switzerland and premises in Dublin, Ireland and Bridgewater NJ, USA. Helsinn’s products are used in cancer supportive care, gastroenterology, and treatment of pain and inflammation. Its antiemetic product Aloxi, which is used to treat nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy, is the leading 5-HT3 antagonist in the US and Japanese markets.
With a unique business model, Helsinn in-licenses early to late stage new chemical entities, completing the entire R&D …

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IRISH DISTILLERS PERNOD RICARD

IRISH DISTILLERS PERNOD RICARD

Irish Distillers Pernod Ricard is Ireland’s leading supplier of spirits and wines and the producer of Jameson, a huge success story for the Company, being the world’s fastest growing international brand of whiskey. IDL also produces four of the top ten spirit brands in Ireland (Powers, Paddy, Huzzar and Cork Dry Gin) and West Coast Cooler, and distributes top international brands such as Absolut, Havana Club and Malibu.

In December 2011, Irish Distillers announced a €100m investment at its plant …

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