December 18, 2019

HAI meets with Ministers to discuss sector opportunities

This month the HAI team met with Minister of State John Paul Phelan and Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation Heather Humphreys to discuss wealth-generating opportunities […]
December 3, 2019

New Gift Voucher Legislation – What Businesses Need to Know

CCPC has published information to help businesses understand how new legislation may impact on their gift vouchers policy. As of Monday 2nd December 2019 businesses across […]
November 22, 2019

HAI launch Spring 2020 Training Schedule

HAI has launched its Spring 2020 classroom training schedule, with the return of some of their most popular one- and two-day courses for hardware retailers, merchants […]
November 21, 2019

Member revenues rise 4% in Q3

192 member branches are included in the HAI Business Index. Member firms showed an average 4% increase year on year for Q3. The year on year […]
November 19, 2019

Wanted; One housing Czar

The Budget has been and gone and practically everyone is agreed, there wasn’t a lot in it. To be absolutely fair to Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe, […]
November 19, 2019

Make yours an Energy Smart Business

In the coming years, Ireland must use less energy, move to clean energy, and innovate to create new solutions to meet our energy needs. Saving energy […]
November 19, 2019

Tips for a Customer Experience Focus

In the final of three articles, Susannah Hewson, owner of, will share some tips on where you need to focus your efforts to improve your […]
October 10, 2019

HAI Responds to Budget 2020

HAI was pleased with the Minister’s decision to extend the Help to Buy Scheme to the end of 2021, and the additional funding and grants released […]
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