Irish software company Tailr has raised €700,000 in investment to help fund its plans to drive sustainable fashion in the garment industry. The company is being backed by Delta Partners and Haatch. Read more in the Irish Times.
Martin Phelan shares the success his company has experienced after embarking on three phases of the New Frontiers programme. Martin’s idea was to remove grease from kitchen canopies/hoods in hotels, restaurants, fast food outlets etc by means of an automated cleaning system which he called The Grease Shark. Read more on kilkennypeople.ie.
Overall exports by client companies of Enterprise Ireland grew by 19% last year, with significant growth in both Eurozone and UK exports. Read more on siliconrepublic.com.