Are you open for business? Have you reinvented your business during the crisis, set up new initiatives to help you though the lockdown? We would love to hear about it.
Here is the latest updates from some of our local businesses.
Thursday July 16th @ 12:15pm we host a Business Support Meeting, Virtual Coffee & Chat session where our Chamber Council will be on hand with all the latest updates regarding Covid-19 and what it means for business. We're also available to answer your questions and offer any advice that we can. Our Virtual Coffee & Chats Network is open to Members and Non-Members but registration is essential. Registration is Free Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/301563530 (save the link and join the meeting)
Add paragraph text here.Drogheda & District Chamber, Dundalk Chamber, Meath Chamber, Dundalk Skillnet and M1 Drogheda Chamber Skillnet are collaboratively holding an SME Recovery & Growth Programme to support Business Owners & Managers. FREE to members. 4 seminars on Strategy, Finance, Creative Thinking and Digital Marketing. June 30th, July 7th, July 14th & July 21st - 10am – 12pm Registration essential - Closing date 28th June 2020 https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/sme-recovery-growth-plan-tickets-109790580582
Travel Counsellor Sharon Tiernan-Murphy continued to provide key support and assistance to existing clients since March through repatriating customers, supporting clients with affected travel plans, adjusting and re-protecting future bookings. My business is conducted from home, so I have been able to offer my clients a 24/7 service during these difficult times. Available to assist any member with future travel plans or general advice and guidance if required.
Osborne are delighted to present a complimentary webinar as part of the Osborne Talent Series. July 15th @ 08.45am. This time we are joined by renowned High Performance Coach and CEO of Uppercut, Gary Keegan who will deliver a not to be missed presentation on the 'Mindset of a Champion'. Registration is essential. To secure your place register https://bit.ly/MindsetofaChampionWebinar
Impact Physiotherapy has reopened for face to face appointments. We are implementing all necessary precautions to help protect our customers and their families. Please call for an appointment today. All Chamber members and their family qualify for a €10 discount throughout the course of their treatment. email@example.com 085 1279870
Citynorth Hotel are now open for business. With spacious surroundings, and large outdoor spaces, we offer safe, socially distanced meeting and event spaces. We are now taking bookings for breakfast, lunch and dinner, meetings and events and bedrooms. See www.citynorthhotel.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org
July 21st Sales programme” Selling in the New Normal”. Transform your sales and outperform the market. Presented by Rob Marr. Please book by July 10th to avail of the early bird.The advantage is that if you bring a friend in business along you can split the cost. In fact if you bring up to 9 others along you will only pay €75 per person to attend a programme that will deliver transformational results. There is no risk as I guarantee your fee. https://www.robmarr.ie/programmes - use this link to book now!
Louth County Enterprise Fund Now that you have mastered Skype and Zoom, why not try some other Digital Tools that help develop business and make communication and planning more efficient. Check out www.digitalchangemakers.eu for more detail – especially ‘Learning Resources’ Mob: 087-2341455 Email: email@example.com www.thefund.ie
Tues July 14th the Drogheda Independent will run with another feature covering businesses which have reopened since Covid began. If you may be interested in running an advert promoting your business please contact Samantha on 086-0216396 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
EMS & Associates – Health & Safety Consultants, Auditors and Trainers:
We’re back doing instructor led training – First Aid Responder and Safe Pass, in July and August, in our training centre in East Coast Business Park. Strict COVID19 safety protocols in place as well as daily sanitising of the training facilities and equipment using Sanity System. We provide all PPE that is required. Have peace of mind when you train with us, knowing we are looking after your health and safety. For further information call 041-9822933, email email@example.com or visit our website on www.emsandassociates.com
Tourism Ireland invite you to join their Virtual Industry event, on Wednesday, 15 July.@ 2.00pm - 3.00pm
Sharing their extensive COVID-19 programme of research in our major markets – to identify when overseas consumers will be ready to consider holidaying again. Visit https://www.droghedachamber.ie/blog/tourism-ireland-s-virtual-industry-event
79 West Street has reopened its doors and are delighted to announce the launch of Dine@79. We have a wide range of food and drink offerings to suit all tastes. We cater for all sorts of events and parties with 3 different bars to choose from.
Create the Great in You Ltd is a personal development consultancy that works within schools, communities, voluntary organisations and the corporate arena. Our team develop interpersonal skills, build resilience and enhance wellbeing. We use a methodology called 3C Thinking. Our team harness the skills already present within the organisation and develop other skills that people may not have even realised they acquired. Contact Mark on 087 1194839 or visit https://createthegreatinyou.com/our-services
Drogheda Credit Union continues to provide support to the local community. With a full suite of financial products available from SME to Student loans, Current Accounts and more. Whether you would rather go online or call into a branch Drogheda Credit Union are there for their members. www.droghedacu.ie email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0419838496
Gerry's Fresh Foods Bryanstown are in Drogheda now almost 6 years and employ over 40 staff. We pride Ourselves in supporting local producers and suppliers and promote local as much as we possibly can. www.gerrys.ie 041) 213 6745
McKenna Security Shredding - Are open for business - One Off Shredding Services, Regular Collections on a schedule that suits you, and a new Remote Work from home service so you can protect your business and your customers personal data - Contact us today: 0419823945 www.mckennasecurityshredding.com
The Mill is open for Mill-ers and remote workers! Drogheda's 15,000 commuters have had a taste of what it is like to live and work locally (even if it's in their house), and we don't think they'll all want to rejoin the dreaded commute - talk to us about hotdesks or second site solutions for multiple email email@example.com 041 9802444
Louth County Council invites applications to serve as a Director on the Board of Drogheda Port Company. Two board appointments are open Trade & Commerce & Legal
Closing Date: 15:00 on Friday 10th July 2020. Further details here http://www.stateboards.ie/stateboards/campaignAdvert/120378.htm.
Retail Collaboration - Lelia Doolan owner of The Design Gallery & Maria Morgan creator of Esker Fields- a new nature inspired range that includes bath oils, lotions, facial serum, hand & foot creams and a lip balm. These savvy business ladies met on our Retail Battle Plan programme and are a true embodiment of great collaboration and what it can achieve. http://laurencestreet.ie/business/the-design-gallery
Soeur de Marilyn is the newly opened unique store at 35a West St. Drogheda where you can discover authentic vintage designer and pre-owned contemporary fashion brands. Curated with expertise and an eye for elegance the brands include Hermes, Chanel, Moschino, Harrods and many other highly regarded brands. The store is located adjacent to it's sister outlet Chic Marilyn which has been in business since 2017 and specializes in rare works of art and fine jewellery from distant glamourous eras. Websites www.soeurdemarilyn.com and www.chicmarilyn.com
Monasterboice Inn are reopening Tuesday June 30th @ 9am and are taking bookings from June 23rd between 12-4pm. It is essential to book in advance . Phone 041 9837383
Scholars TownHouse Hotel Midweek Escape B&B for Two, Bottle of Prosecco on arrival, 3 Course Evening Meal & Late check out €85 pp To book call 041 9835410
79 West St will open our new 79 Diner from Thursday 2nd July To book 041 9873896
Pentony Training Services are running the Safe Pass Courses weekly in Donore, Drogheda. They have the following dates available: 1, 9, 22, 30 July, 8 August. They also run Manual Handling, Abrasive Wheels, Fire Safety/Warden, Chemical Awareness, Food Safety, Forklift, MEWPs, Telescopic Handler, Dumper, Excavator. Call Michelle on 087 2268712 for bookings
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Flying Rug offers a fantastic range of services. Whether its cleaning offices which are reopening soon or commercial business ( including offices/ hotels/ restaurants/ pubs / golf clubs ) e.g. - carpet/ rug- upholstery- sofa/ dining chair / office chair- gutter cleaning -- high pressure washing- window cleaning. For further information https://www.facebook.com/flyingrugcarpetcleaners/ https://www.flyingrug.ie call Charlie 087 6682069
Jenny Matthews Photography - Offering complimentary photography this Wednesday 10th June and Thursday 11th June to any business owners who have adapted their businesses or are reopening their businesses and would like a few photos taken of themselves or their staff at their premises. Images will be supplied to the businesses for their use. If interested please contact Jenny Matthews on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0872451184."
A reminder that Business Customers seeking a payment break must apply and have it implemented by 30th June 2020. BPFI have issued press releases in this regard to remind borrowers of the European Banking Authority deadline. https://www.bpfi.ie/news/banks-undertaking-significant-engagement-140000-customers-currently-payment-breaks/
For AIB Business Customers dont forget to avail of our FREE Digital Advertising( 7 Screens ) . Contact Aoife 087 6040763(email@example.com) / Miriam 087 0864418 (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more details.
Tallans Solicitors are pleased to offer chamber members an opportunity to have their relevant insurance policy reviewed for free to assess if they might have a claim for business interruption insurance. Please email email@example.com to arrange.Add paragraph text here.
Drogheda Credit Union community initiative invite you to do a "Take Over" of their facebook & Instagram pages by putting up a short video on tips or tricks you have regarding your own business - so whether its upcycling some old furniture, looking after your hair, cooking up a storm they want to hear from you. Visit @droghedacreditunionltd Contact Patricia on firstname.lastname@example.org
Slane and Tullyallen pharmacies are launching a new online pharmacy! Send us a short clip - 1 of 2 minutes long, saying who you are, what you do and wishing Five Star Pharmacy success for the future. We will place them up on our social media stories all next week and tag you guys. Simply email your video clip to email@example.com You can check out the website here: https://www.fivestarpharmacy.ie/
The Drogheda Independent are very excited about the launch of our ePaper this week. A new product for the digital age, you can subscribe and read the full version of the ePaper on your favourite device, phone, iPad, tablet or computer desktop. Priced at €5.99 per month or €59.99 per annum. Here is a link to a short video, https://youtu.be/MgXPzRw-3fg
Osborne are a multi award winning specialist CPSA approved recruitment firm. As one of Irelands leading staffing specialists we want to help the public sector where we can in this unprecedented emergency. Contact our Commercial Development Director David Walsh at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your recruitment needs. Visit our website www.osborne.ie for more information or call us on 041 9865058
DROICHEAD ARTS CENTRE GIVES YOUNG FILM MAKERS OPPORTUNITY TO SHOWCASE WORK
The Arts Centre, which is celebrating its 30th year has launched #DroicheadConnects, a programme of online activity over the summer. Droichead Youth Focus Group is designed to look specifically at the needs and interests of young people aged 15-20. It is a series of short films by local young film makers . Premiering 13th June. Visit www.droicead.com
Niall Matthews at EaziApps – Join the Mobile Revolution! Increase Sales & Customer Loyalty with your own branded Mobile App. We will design, build and deliver a revenue generating app for your small business. An app is a cost effective investment. If your business has been affected by Covid-19 please contact us for a 50% discount offer. Call or email today for a free mobile marketing consultation, email@example.com or 0879901420.
Full View Security Systems is an innovated Security Solutions company. We are proud to work with companies like Glanbia, Hilton Foods, Coca-Cola, Ryanair and Mercury Engineering. Our services include Access Control, Intruder Alarms, CCTV, Video Surveillance, Fire Protection, Approved Monitoring, System Design, Maintenance, Software Support, Integration and Consultancy. Please call us on 041-9846555 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss how we can create the security solution for your business. https://www.fullviewsystems.com/
Crilly & McGrath Opticians, 50 Laurence Street Open for Business 9am -5.30pm Monday - Friday. Closed 1 - 2.pm. We will be following all safety protocols for our customers and staff in line with HSE guidelines, the Governments 'Return to Work Protocol' and public health advice. Please ring 041 9837491 to inquire about booking an appointment.
Anglo Printers with many business owners now planning the re-opening of their premises have produced an online shop with their offerings . They can offer a 15% discount to all chamber members, simply use promo code SAFE15 at the checkout to avail of the 15%discount.
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Impact Physiotherapy has reopened for face to face appointments. We are implementing all necessary precautions to help protect our customers and their families. Please call for an appointment today. All Chamber members family and friends qualify for €10 discount off their initial assessment. email@example.com 085 1279870
Jenny Matthew Photography For those businesses moving online I am available at my home studio to take high quality images of your products for your eCommerce site. Choice of backgrounds and styles available. Please contact Jenny on 0872451184 or firstname.lastname@example.org"
The Punt Pub have opened the newly revamped window. The window is customised to protect us and staff from Covid 19, and still operating a service to our customers. We are now selling Lavazza coffee, tea and delicious pastries. Opening @ 8.30am - 8pm daily, 2pm on Sunday. Our off licence is also opened daily too.
McKenna Shredding Due to the fact there is a huge volume of businesses staff now working from home we have introduced a Remote Work From Home Shredding Service - Secure Bags delivered to the business or their employees directly within 48hours. This ensures businesses can continue to protect their business & their Data when its most needed. Call Georgina 041 9823945
ROC Ronoco LTD are a Distribution Company based in Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo. Our products are as follows, CE certified masks such as FFP2 masks and KN95 masks. Gloves, infrared non contactable thermometers, antibacterial soap and sanitisers. We also have coming into stock reusable masks with adjustable ear pieces and removable filters that last between 12- 24 hours with continuous use. Call Katie O’Connor 0872297916
FREE REMOTE WORKING TRAINING COURSES , LOETB, in collaboration with IDA Ireland, SOLAS and Grow Remote, have created two new online national training programmes that develop the capability and capacity of those wishing to become or remain Remote Workers and Line Managers nationally who are managing remote teams. Both programmes are 100% online, available nationally and are of 7 weeks duration, Remote Work Ready https://www.fetchcourses.ie/course/finder…Leading Remote Teams https://www.loetb.ie/leading-remote-teams
Restart Grant Initiative launched on Friday the 15th of May. This scheme will go live on the 22nd of May. Direct grant aid of between €2,000 minimum and €10,000 based on commercial rates bill from 2019. Scheme applies to small businesses with a turnover of under €5m and employing 50 people or less. For more details Visit; https://www.droghedachamber.ie/blog/restart-grant-initiative
VCL Consultants -. Architectural and Engineering Consultancy - Open for business and can help you with design queries; how to reorganise existing premises layouts to comply with Post Covid 19; help you through the planning process; advise on the most cost effective routes, and grants available. Contact us on 041-9839958 or email@example.com Eddie, Aileen, Áine or Ben would be happy to assist you.
Kierans' Delicatessen West Street Opening Hours from this week on will be from 9.30 am to 2.00pm Monday to Saturday
The Golf Bag Drogheda are reopening Monday the 18th May for repairs and servicing . 041 9839955
The Town Centre Pharmacy West Street , Drogheda have a large selection of Face Masks, disposable and non-disposable , Face shields , Gloves ,Hand sanitisers all sizes up to 5 litre. ,Thermometers Infrared (non touch) all in stock for the new workday “Normal “10 per cent discount and free delivery in the Drogheda area 0419835952
McEvoy Craig Accountants & Auditors are working behind closed doors and are open for business. We are available at all times to take any enquiries. Contact us on 041 9810160 or 087 9174683 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recruitment Plus- Proactively Partnering people are open for Business DD: 042/9356911
Dora Jean Creation is open for business. We are a bespoke and dynamic Photography and Videography Company that now remotely connects to businesses and designers to help them get the very best visually out of their company so that it can capture the attention of the world. Dorajeancreation.com
Anthony Byrne Property Services are open for Business. We have office space available which can be rented on flexible leasing terms to help employers with this return to work phase.
If you are interested in further details please contact Anthony on 086-8224817 or email email@example.com
Drogheda Post Office Congratulations to Tom Maguire & his team at the Drogheda sorting office. Producing a video recording of the rugby anthem “Ireland’s Call” in support of the Front line workers in the Lourdes Hospital. GoFundMe page https://www.gofundme.com/f/drogheda-postals-appeal-for-lourdes-hospital?utm_source=whatsApp&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=m_pd+share-sheet
Medikit are an online medical supplies company. Our current product list is concentrated on the current COVID 19 pandemic and have been specially sourced for their quality. We offer a superior customer service and an easy-to-use and secure on-line shopping experience with priority delivery. Tel: +353 41 981 6652 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.medikit.ie
Western Motors are reopening on Monday 18th May - Sales, Service & Parts and are looking forward to seeing customers, old and new. We have made many changes to our facilities and business processes and adhere to the highest safety protocols in order to ensure the continued safety of our staff and customers. Please call to make an appointment for Sales or Service on 041 989 8100
Update for Local Signage, Screens, Sanitisers and PPE Providers also including Financial Supports & Return to Work Safety Protocol please visit https://www.droghedachamber.ie/covid-19-updates
Energy supply suspension scheme: Reduce potential outgoings; Check out if you are able to avail of the initiative through this link:
We are all aware of the importance, now more than ever to Shop Local and support small businesses.
Metime Training - Together, Let’s get Body & Mind fit are offering 4 week unlimited live online workouts, Monday- Friday 7am, 9:30am & 6:30pm 40min workouts .Chamber Member $40 Non- Member $89 Easy access exercise program to support your team remotely. Flexible timetable – availability to choose class times that suit your team. Let us help you to support your teams Mental and Physical well being. Contact Jane to discuss how we can help you: 0892579727 Email: email@example.com Website: www.metimetraining.ie
The Shutter Factory Ltd. We are open for essential installations and emergency breakdowns and call-outs. We can supply heavy duty, high quality custom made security steel doors. Please call Tony on 087-2456736 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mc Allister Electrical 88 West Street Drogheda Open Monday To Saturday 9.30-1.30 for Collections or to arrange local delivery. Phone Kevin on 041-9838505.
Tallans Solicitors are working behind closed doors and are open for business. A solicitor will be available at all times to take any enquiries. We are presently preparing advices in relation to COVID19 difficulties that your members may be experiencing. Talk to Tallans on 041 9838708 or email email@example.com
Drogheda Credit Union with branches in Drogheda, East Meath, Dunleer and Trim are open but would encourage members to use online banking where possible. Win a €200 grocery voucher of your choice by signing up to receive your AGM notification via email. We have also introduced a new Emergency Business Loan for SME's during these difficult times. Please visit https://www.droghedacu.ie/covid19 for all our information on opening hours, services available, online and telephone banking, current account options and more.
Spudgun – Design, Branding, advertising both for print and digital, packaging, decals, brochures, social media and online advertising, visuals promoting e-learning, online courses, galleries and services.. Contact us for a chat 041 9801940 or simply email firstname.lastname@example.org with your inquiry. www.spudgun.net
The Design Gallery offer a complimentary delivery service with contactless payment available .We stock a large range of Design Led Giftware, Jewellery and Accessories. Direct message through Facebook or call Lelia 086 8403206 or Leliamc32@yahoo.co.uk Online store opening soon. Gift Wrapping our Pleasure🎁🎁
Victor Dwyer Shoes: Celebrate the launch of our new online store. Designed with our customer in mind to help you easily search for the brand, size, colour etc. of the type of footwear you want. Visit www.victordwyer.ie.
Kennedy Disability Management Consultancy are offering free accessibility and training consultations. There is a Disability awareness support scheme offering of up to 20,000 in Disability awareness funding or 90% of the cost of Disability awareness training in the first year and 80% in subsequent years. For further information email email@example.com
Scholars Townhouse Hotel: Launch their Drive Thru Coffee Shop this week - Open from 09:00am
North East Marquees extensions to smoking areas, canteen facilities and should you have a marquee hire requirement for pickup area for shopping, covered walkways to prevent customers getting wet from queuing outside, please do not hesitate to contact us. North East Marquees 0872361905
Tamara Howard Communications To members of the Drogheda Chamber of Commerce. Let me buy you a coffee! Tamara Howard Communications is inviting members of Drogheda Chamber to have a coffee and chat through their latest Communications challenges & objectives. 30 minutes dedicated to you, your business and your goals. More info contact: 083 4007306 or see our website: https://tamarahoward.com/
EMS & Associates – your local Health & Safety Consultants, Auditors and Trainers – are open for business. Through their franchise with Dulann.com – the eLearning company – they can provide online learning solutions, from a single course for one person, to a complete Learning Management System for businesses. EMS can assist with Post Covid 19 Return to Work Protocols, Policy Statement and Risk Assessments. Contact them on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 041-9822933 – Niall, Carmel, Susan or Jessica would be very happy to help you.
Big Wheel Marketing is now on the list temporary consultants for companies in who want to apply for the business continuity voucher via Louth LEO, they can provide digital transformation services and produce video promotions, plus will supplement the value of the business continuity voucher by an additional €1,000 – more details are available at www.bigwheel.org/bcvplus1000
Droicead Arts Centre - Our doors might be closed but our creativity and community continues. As we bring our programmes online, audiences can keep up to date with the #DroicheadConnects initiative on our website and social media platforms. More information www.droichead.com All our programmes are free, but if you like what you see maybe you might consider a donation towards future programming, if you can afford, you can donate here, from as little as €1. https://www.droichead.com/supportus/donate-to-droichead.html
Employee Financial Wellness has gone virtual and we are offering live stream webinars and private 1:1 virtual clinics at cost price during the lockdown. If anyone is interested in looking after the wellbeing of their employees, we are very much open for business and working with organisations all over Ireland to help deliver some element of their wellness programme to their employees during this crisis; For further information email email@example.com
Listoke Distillery are supplying Hand Sanitiser to World Health Organisations standards at 72% for use on hands and surfaces against Covid-19. Our product is different to others in that we have distilled the sanitiser with botanicals adding natural oils which is much less severe on hands. As businesses and schools prepare to open we have a range of both spray 500 ml and 1 litres as well as 5 litre drums for refills to cover all needs. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Create 108) Specialises in creating e-commerce websites for business pivoting to offer their products or services for sale online. With 20 years’ experience in helping local Drogheda Businesses, this is ecommerce website building with a personal touch. I am there to help and support you every step of the way from LEO Online Trading Voucher application right through to post launch maintenance. For information & a free no obligation consultation email email@example.com or call 087-7689728. Visit www.create108.ie.
The Valley Inn Mullary Dunleer Open for takeaway Saturday 5 -8.30 and Sunday 12 -7 phone orders only see Facebook or website for menu. www.thevalleyinnmullary.com Contact 041 6851218 087 9842969 085 1705230
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