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Weekly Roundup, July 18, 2017

By Publications Checkout
Weekly Roundup, July 18, 2017

Health food company SiSu has announced its Summertime With SiSú® campaign. The campaign will promote SiSú's pressed fruit and vegetable juice bottles, by capturing its products 'in vibrant scenes depicting sporting activity, creatively made up with fruit and vegetables.'

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission has approved Kantar Media’s acquisition of media monitoring business Newsaccess. The review was undertaken following a voluntary notification by Kantar Media.

AdTower Digital Media is undertaking a €1.5 million capital investment programme. The investment is set to precede the company’s expansion in the UK and other new markets, says The Sunday Business Post.

Mastercard has been named as the new title sponsor of the Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk. Jason Lalor, Mastercard’s Country Manager for Ireland, commented on the deal,“We are hugely excited to partner with The Pat Kenny show on Newstalk. Pat is one of the nation’s favourite broadcasters and over the next 12 months we are looking forward to rewarding and surprising listeners with exclusive Priceless experiences, that only Mastercard can offer; from top sports and entertainment events to fine dining and travel.”

Sprout & Co. recently announced that it has been voted by consumers as Ireland’s favourite Visa Contactless Spot. At the 2017 Visa Contactless Awards, the health food restaurant scored the top prize of €1,000.


Lidl has opened a new store at Hanlon’s Corner in Dublin. Reported by, the opening is expected to create 34 jobs,

Aldi has been named the UK’s 'best supermarket for customer satisfaction’ by the Institute of Customer Service. The discounter surpassed both Marks and Spencer and Waitrose – ranked at third and second respectively – to reach top position in the 10,000-person survey. Those who partook in it were asked questions on businesses’ complaint-managing and professionalism.

Aldi has launched a new furniture line called A Touch of Vintage, that's on sale for a limited time until 30 July.

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