Month: April 2023

April 15, 2023

Revenues and profits grow despite challenges

Co Sligo-based co-op Aurivo, which owns and produces the Connacht Gold dairy brand, has reported higher revenues and operating profits for 2022 despite a challenging year of inflationary pressures and volatility. Aurivo said its revenues increased by 34% to €764.2m from €570.3m in 2021. Operating profit was up by 41.2% to €17.8m from €12.6m the previous year, while Aurivo recorded EBITDA of €24.9m, an increase […]

April 12, 2023

CCPC receives two complaints about fertiliser sector

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission has received two complaints alleging anti-competitive behaviour in the fertiliser sector. The two complaints have been forwarded to the CCPC’s Enforcement Divisions for examination and review. It is understood they were made within the last month. The news comes after the Chairperson of the Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine Jackie Cahill stated, under Dáil privilege, that […]