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  • FMBE Awards 2016

Contract People Win at 2016 FMBE Awards

By |October 25th, 2016|

2016 FMBE Awards

The Field Marketing & Brand Experience (FMBE) Awards took place last Thursday in London’s Troxy theatre and a number of the guys from the team were in attendance as we were nominated in several categories.

We are delighted to announce that Contract People took away prizes from three of the […]

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CP Nominated For Agency Of The Year 2016 – FMBE Awards

By |September 9th, 2016|

The nominees for the FMBE Field Marketing Agency of the Year have been announced and we are delighted to share that we have been nominated!

The Field Marketing Agency of the Year award is very prestigious, and in an industry as competitive and diverse as ours it is a massive honour to […]

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Brewers Project Launches Guinness Rye Pale Ale

By |September 8th, 2016|

Guinness has extended their Brewers Project range, with the introduction of Guinness Rye Pale Ale.
This is the fifth beer to be developed at the Open Gate Brewery, home of the Guinness Brewers Project, and follows the 2015 launches of Guinness Dublin Porter and Guinness West Indies Porter.

Available in the off-trade from September, […]

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  • FMBE

Contract People Shortlisted For 2016 FMBE Awards

By |September 6th, 2016|

Following on from our success at the Field Marketing and Brand Experience (FMBE) Awards in 2015, we are once again delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in a number of categories this year.

Most Effective Instore Marketing – Our pladis team
Tactical Campaign – Our Diageo team
Product Launch – Our Diageo […]

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Topaz Rebrand of Esso Network Begins

By |July 7th, 2016|

Rebrand: 95 Esso service stations take the Topaz brand.
Topaz has begun rebranding the Esso network, following the company’s recent acquisition of Esso Ireland, with two of the previous Esso sites now rebranded.

The two new rejuvenated stations, located in Beechwood, Bray, and Abbey Point, Celbridge, were officially opened last Wednesday, the […]

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Contract People Win At 2016 ShelfLife National Grocery Management Awards

By |May 31st, 2016|

The 2016 ShelfLife National Grocery Management Awards took place on 26th May in the Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, with a number of guys from our Diageo department in attendance.

We are delighted to announce that Contract People in conjunction with our partner Diageo won first prize in our shortlisted category of […]

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Clashes Between Debenhams And The Roche Family

By |May 31st, 2016|

Dispute with family over examinership application
Debenhams, the British retailer that currently employs 2,200 staff, with 11 outlets in Ireland, has become involved in a dispute with the Roche family that once owned Roches Stores.

In 2006, Debenhams bought Roches Stores from the Roche family for €29 million; however the family maintained ownership […]

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  • Retail News This Week

This Weeks Main Retail News

By |May 13th, 2016|

Contract People, Ireland’s leading field marketing and outsourcing agency, takes a glance at this week’s main topics in Irish retail news, from the latest edition of “Retail Intelligence”

Top Stories     
“Strike Action at Tesco Stores Suspended For New Talks”

Strike action that was planned to take place on Monday 16th May, over planned […]

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  • Tesco Strikes

Strikes at 70 Tesco stores from Monday

By |May 12th, 2016|

An indefinite strike is set to take place on Monday, with staff at 70 Tesco stores in dispute over planned pay cuts for approximately 1,000 long-serving employees.

In 1996, Tesco initiated their “modern” employment contracts, which resulted in lower pay and conditions for new entrants to the company. Pre-1996 employees were […]

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Lidl and Aldi in Top 10 Most Reputable Organisations in Ireland

By |May 5th, 2016|

According to the 2016 Ireland RepTrak® study by The Reputations Agency, Lidl and Aldi have placed 5th and 7th respectively, in the top ten most reputable organisations in Ireland.

Lidl and Aldi are the only grocery retailers that were named in the top ten of the survey, which was topped by the Irish […]

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