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2 06, 2016

Supplier Spotlight: Boxed Bars

Lignum Interiors are a globally regarded provider of bespoke joinery, specialising in the design, manufacture and installation of high quality custom joinery and bespoke woodworking for both commercial and residential interiors with a particular specialism in pubs and restaurants. Based in County Down, this team of time-served industry professionals and skilled local craftsmen are led by Downpatrick native Ciaran McMenamin. They are passionate about their work and have a genuine commitment to understanding the design, materials and processes behind each project they undertake. They are an internationally focused company with experience in exporting around the world and have an impressive export sales record in their short history. They have worked on pub and restaurant fit-outs and refurbishments destined for the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Republic of Ireland, France and Switzerland and earlier this year completed their first project in [...]

28 04, 2016

Supplier Spotlight: Drinksology

Northern Irish Premium liquor supplier, Drinksology have been busy working on delivering some super cool new products both in the form of drinks and in the form of functional and beautiful bar equipment. The Belfast-based company who also have an office in Dublin, supply some of the best quality drinks brands around Ireland. They supply the full range of beers, wines etc but they specialise in the spirits sector where they supply premium Irish and international spirits to the bar and restaurant trade but they have carved out a real niche in the premium cocktail ingredients and equipment market. The drinks business of the company is sister to DRINKSOLOGY® Creative which is their award-winning design, branding and marketing bureau specialising in the world of drinks where they’ve created artwork for some amazing drinks brands such as Kracken Rum, Clever Man beers, Jawbox Irish Gin, [...]

30 10, 2012

Vying for perfect pint honours

An Invercargill bar and a Queenstown bar are competing for top honours in the Guinness Lower South Island pint master competition, with the winner to represent the region in the national final. […]

4 10, 2012

Cook McDoogal's hosting "Main Street" reception

Kokomo’s Cook McDoogal’s Irish Pub will host the opening reception for the Indiana Main Street Annual Conference next week. The downtown eatery will host local, state and national officials who will be in Kokomo for the event. […]

4 10, 2012

Cook McDoogal’s hosting “Main Street” reception

Kokomo’s Cook McDoogal’s Irish Pub will host the opening reception for the Indiana Main Street Annual Conference next week. The downtown eatery will host local, state and national officials who will be in Kokomo for the event. […]

24 09, 2012

Thousands of Irish will be sought out for jobs in Western Australia

Employers in Western Australia are on the lookout for more than 2000 skilled Irish hospitality workers under the age of 30. […]

14 09, 2012

Row brewing as award-winning pub faces last orders

  A battle royal is brewing at an award-winning Irish pub in London. The Cock Tavern in Somers Town is locked in a struggle for survival — with local people and regulars opposing moves to have the landlady’s lease terminated. And now RMT union leader Bob Crow has joined the rumpus, throwing his weight behind the campaign to keep the pub open and landlady Sheila Gavigan behind the bar. […]

7 09, 2012

McGuire's Irish Pub sits atop the region's wine list

Congratulations to McGuire’s Irish Pub, 600 E. Gregory St., on its prestigious Best Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator magazine. […]

7 09, 2012

McGuire’s Irish Pub sits atop the region’s wine list

Congratulations to McGuire’s Irish Pub, 600 E. Gregory St., on its prestigious Best Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator magazine. […]

21 08, 2012

Irish pub could be coming to Miami Marlins stadium garages

Before the first pitch was ever thrown at the new Marlins ballpark, Miami City Commissioner Frank Carollo made a pitch of his own: creating an entertainment district in the city-owned parking garages that flank the stadium. […]