Category Archives: Business

Killorglin would be a much poorer place without the McCarthy family

A DYNAMIC financial technology company, spearheaded by Kerryman John McCarthy, has been sold to a US concern for $200 million (€165.5 million). Taxamo, which was founded in 2011 and is led by the son of Fexco founder Brian McCarthy, has been acquired by tax compliance software firm Vertex which is headquartered in Pennsylvania. Taxamo technology… Continue Reading

Aldi spends €60m on new stores – including Killarney

WITH site clearance work continuing at the planned new store in Killarney, retail giant Aldi has reopened for business at Rathass, Tralee following an extensive renovation project which has seen the facility completely refurbished. It is part of an investment of €60 million in revamping the layout and design of 145 stores nationwide. The new-look… Continue Reading