Established in Drogheda in 1977, Flogas Ireland is one of the leading suppliers of LPG and natural gas to residential and commercial customers and has now added electricity for the commercial sector to its energy portfolio. Flogas has built a reputation for excellent service, flexibility and reliability and has been awarded the NSAI Quality System Certificate from the I.S. EN ISO 9002 series.
AIB Drogheda is proud to be part of the Drogheda & District Community for 45+ years. We put our customers at the heart of everything we do, continually adapting our product and service offerings to meet their needs.
We provide a digitally-enabled, Omni-channel banking experience that allows customers to interact with the bank how and when they want. We work tirelessly to fulfil our purpose of helping back our Customers to achieve their dreams and ambitions
Indaver is an established European waste management company, with over 30 years of business in Ireland. Our Meath Waste-to-Energy Facility, operational since 2011, is providing a local treatment solution for residual waste.
We have diverted over 1 million tonnes of waste from landfill and produced enough electricity to power 62,201 homes for 4 years.
“Bank of Ireland Group is one of the largest financial services groups in Ireland and the largest lender to the Irish economy over the past four years.
The Group provides a broad range of banking and other financial services to all sectors of the economy including consumers, businesses and corporates and also offers selected services in the UK and internationally. Bank of Ireland’s purpose is to enable its customers, colleagues and communities to thrive, while contributing to economic growth in its key markets.”
WaterWipes are a global business, selling the World's Purest Baby Wipes in over 50 countries. We are proud to have over 250 talented people working together to bring our baby & facial products to more and more consumers in every corner of the globe.
Founded, produced and managed at our headquarters in Drogheda.
Irish Cement, part of CRH, is the market leader for the manufacture and supply of high quality bulk and bagged cement products. Together with technical support for our customers at home and abroad, Irish Cement has invested in the latest technology to ensure sustainable, efficient operations at our two modern manufacturing locations in Limerick and Platin. Visit our website www.irishcement.ie
We are delighted to sponsor the “Tourism Business of the Year” category. Our vision is to increase visitors to this region by capitalising on our location within Ireland’s Ancient East, with Drogheda as the Gateway to the Boyne Valley, and by working in partnership to develop a world-class sustainable tourism experience. Congratulations to those nominated, we look forward to working in partnership with you in the future.
LEO Louth is delighted to sponsor the “Best Start-up Business” category in the Drogheda & District Chamber Annual Business Awards.
We play a central role in the economic well-being and growth of County Louth. We aim to promote entrepreneurship, foster business start-ups and develop existing micro and small businesses to drive job creation and to provide accessible high quality supports that will enhance businesses in County Louth
Nature’s Best is a second-generation family business based in Drogheda. With over 370 employees producing 296 healthy, delicious, convenience salads on a daily basis; We feed 1 in 4 families every week in Ireland.
Nature’s Best prides itself on the quality of all its’ products which are produced fresh to the highest technical standards
“Eat Healthy, Eat Fresh, Eat Local
Scotch Hall Shopping Centre
SME of the Year 11-50 employees
Scotch Hall Shopping centre is Ireland’s premium centre in the North East located in a picturesque setting on the River Boyne.
With over 400 full and part time staff in the centre it is a key employer in the community and we would encourage everyone to shop local in the town and in doing so help create and support local jobs.
State Street is one of the world’s leading providers of financial services to institutional investors, including investment servicing, investment management, investment research and trading areas.
Proud to be the country’s largest provider of fund administration services across both domiciled and non-domiciled funds, and Ireland’s No.1 custodian. With offices in Dublin, Drogheda, Kilkenny and Naas, State Street has the depth of experience and expertise to meet complex, global investment needs.
McCloskeys Bakery is a third generation award winning craft bakery operating from its BRC certified premises. With almost 80 years of baking experience we pride ourselves in supplying freshly baked traditional and trend setting craft breads and rolls to both the national retailers and foodservice companies.
McCloskeys Bakery also operates four Bakery Café shops in Drogheda, Dundalk and Navan and is committed to giving its customer a fresh bakery café experience like no other on the East Coast
First Citizen Finance is a dedicated provider of Motor, Agri, Equipment and CRE (Commercial Real Estate) Asset Finance in the Irish market. We work closely with all our supplying partners to ensure we deliver bespoke flexible finance solutions for our customers. So, whether it’s a new or used motor vehicle, tractor, bus or commercial property you are looking for, First Citizen Finance may have a finance solution for you. #LetsMakeItHappen”
BD Drogheda was established in 1964 and currently employs 183 associates. In recent years, we secured additional investment. The team are highly skilled in enabling complex high-speed automated manufacture of specific medical devices. There is great loyalty, commitment and engagement in BD Drogheda.
Anglo Printers Limited is a commercial lithographic, digital and wide format printing business, with in-house graphic design services, and on-site print finishing and mail fulfilment facilities.
We are one of Ireland’s leading and most innovative print solutions providers. Operating from our base in Drogheda since 1983 just off the M1, we have a very experienced print management team ready, willing and able to provide all your print requirements”
Drogheda Credit Union is a local, "Not For Profit" financial institution. We specialise in providing members with a full suite of financial services for saving and borrowing. Through our community funding we sponsor and donate thousands of Euros annually to community groups, projects, good causes and organisations making a positive impact on the local area in which we are based.
Hanley Energy are a recognised innovator in Critical Power and Energy Management solutions, headquartered in Stamullan with offices in the United States, Australia, Germany, South Africa, Sweden. Our capabilities cover consultancy through to the Lifecycle Management of customised solutions which enable clients to reduce energy consumption and increase operational competitiveness
Osborne are a multi award-winning, Irish owned recruitment consultancy with operations throughout Ireland and internationally. Our team of highly experienced, qualified, professional recruitment consultants in our M1 office, exclusively focus on partnering, servicing and supporting companies along the M1 Corridor and surrounding areas.
We specialise in Accountancy & Finance, Office & Secretarial, Technical, IT & Engineering, Multilingual and Executive Appointments on a permanent, contract or temporary basis. Ph 041-9865058 www.osborne.ie
People’s Choice Award
In Glanbia Ireland Our mission is to “Bring the Passion of Our Farmers to the World”. We truly believe in the goodness of dairy, which is why we carefully nurture everything that nature provides to bring families across Ireland the very best of consumer products. Showing once more our commitment to the local community, Glanbia is delighted to sponsor The People’s Choice Award for 2019
DROGHEDA & DISTRICT CHAMBER
WHO ARE WE?
We are Drogheda & District Chamber, located in Drogheda, Co Louth, Ireland. As the leading business organisation in Drogheda, our mission is simple, to promote, engage, support, and ultimately make business better for our members and the wider community. We are a volunteer led organisation and for over 125 years Drogheda & District Chamber has been the beating heart of the business community.
How we collect information about you
When you browse our website www.droghedachamber.ie, we may ask for personal information such as your name, email address. We may also collect information about you when you are on the internet such as the website you came from, IP address, domain types, i.e., .co.uk and.com), your browser type the country where your internet service provider is located, the pages of our site that were viewed during your visit and search terms that you used. This information is only used for our own research and to improve our service to you. We will only collect your personal information when you provide
it to us, when you email us, send an enquiry through our “Contact Us” page and when you subscribe to any of our services. Drogheda & District Chamber use the social media platforms of Facebook, and Twitter to keep our members informed of events and services which we consider may be of interest..
What Personal Information Do We Collect?
When you visit our website, we collect particular information related to your device, such as the IP address, referring website, details of the pages your device visited and the time that your device visited our website.
Drogheda & District Chamber respect your right to privacy, and we will only collect personal information when you provide this to us. When you submit an email enquiry, subscribe to our mailing list or newsletter or register for an event, or complete any of our on line forms we will process your personal information for specific purposes which allow us to provide and deliver our services to you. The categories of personal information that we collect from you include, names, email addresses, postal addresses and phone numbers, transactional information (including invoices due and paid).
How We Use Your Personal Information
Drogheda & District Chamber will process your personal information for a variety of legal purposes, including but not limited to the following:
• To provide services to members and potential members
• Networking opportunities
• To respond to any communications, you might send to us
• To send you email alerts and newsletters that you have opted in to receive
• Educational events
• Promoting members
• Start Up Business Assistance
• Process membership transactions (including transaction confirmations and invoices
• Send members industry updates, event/news/notifications, and administrative communications
• Manage members use of our services and to respond to enquiries and comments and provide membership services and support
Use of Non-Personal Information
We gather statistical and analytical information collected on an aggregate basis of all visitors to our website www.droghedachamber.ie. This non-personal information encompasses data that cannot be used to identify you.
Our Legal Bases to Process Your Personal Information
We detail below our identified legal bases which allow is to process your personal information:
• Processing is necessary for the performance of a Contract to which the Data Subject is party or to take steps at the request of the Data Subject prior to entering. The Contract
• Legal Obligation
• Legitimate Interest of the Data Controller
• Public Interest
If we process personal information based on your Consent, you may withdraw that consent at any time. This does not affect the lawfulness of processing which took place prior to its withdrawal.
Sharing of Personal Information
There may be occasions when it is necessary for us to share your personal information with our external working Partners and Stakeholders for the purposes of providing our services to you. We detail below some of our external Third Partners; however, this is information is not an exhaustive list.
• Web Hosting Company
• Saas Providers
• Email Platform
• Payroll Provider
There may also be occasions when in accordance with Independent Statutory Legislation we are obligated to share personal information. Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your personal information in response to valid requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
Is Personal Data Transferred outside the EEA?
We do not knowingly transfer personal information outside the EEA, however our CRM system is Hub Spot and is hosted in Europe.
How we keep your Personal information Safe
Drogheda & District Chamber are committed to the protection and security of your personal information. We use a variety of technologies and procedures to protect your personal information from, “unauthorised use, and access, accidental loss, unlawful destruction, alteration, unlawful disclosure. As effective as security practices are, no physical or electronic system is entirely secure. We cannot guarantee the complete security of our data base or can we guarantee that information that you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the internet. We have implemented strict internal guidelines to ensure that your privacy is safeguarded at every level of our organisation. We will continue to revise policies and procedures and review our systems and we will implement additional security features as new technologies become available. Any transmission of personal information is at your own risk. When we receive your personal information, we use appropriate security measures to prevent your personal information from being compromised in any way. When you contact us to ask about your personal information, we may ask you to identify yourself, this is to help protect your personal information.
How Long Do We Keep Your Personal Information?
We process and retain personal information to meet our legal and regulatory requirements and for as long as necessary to enable Drogheda & District Chamber to provide our services to our members. It is not our practice to retain personal information for longer than is considered necessary.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, do not access, use, or provide any personal information on www.droghedachamber.ie or through any of its features. If we learn that we have collected or received personal information from a child under 13, without parental consent, we will delete that information.
Your Personal information Rights
In accordance with The EU General Data Protection Regulation and The Data Protection Act 2018 you are afforded the following rights in certain circumstances. However, not all “Rights” are absolute, and exemptions may apply.
Right of Access: You have the right to obtain confirmation from us whether or not we process personal information about you and where that is the case, access to the personal data, including the purposes of the processing and the categories of personal data concerned. The recipients or categories or recipients to whom the personal information have been or will be disclosed.
You may also submit a written request for a copy of personal information you believe we may be processing about you. Upon such a written request, Drogheda & District Chamber will verify the validity of the request for security purposes. Your subject access request will be responded to within thirty days, However, where the request is unreasonable, or onerous such requests will be responded to within a two-month time period.
Right to Rectification: You have the right to the rectification of inaccurate personal information about you without undue delay.
Right to Erasure: You may ask us to delete your personal information, however this is not an absolute right and any such request will be considered in connection with our legal obligations and under the legal framework of the EU GDPR
Right to Restricting and Objecting: You have the right to restrict or object to us using your personal information.
Right to Data Portability: Upon your written request, where possible we can share a digital copy of your personal information with you or another organisation.
How to contact us
Should you have any questions regarding how we process your personal information please send an email to email@example.com
You can also address your correspondence The Data Protection Compliance Officer, Drogheda & District Chamber, Dublin Road, Drogheda, Co Louth, Ireland.
The Data Commissioners Office can be contacted at www.dataprotection.ie
Updated - December 2020