Further education colleges highlighted as vital to future growth

Further education colleges highlighted as vital to future growth

Economy Minister Simon Hamilton MLA has praised the role that our further education (FE) colleges are playing in delivering economically relevant skills. The Minister was speaking during a visit to the Southern Regional College (SRC) Newry Campus where he viewed work at the college’s Cisco lab and met with ICT... View Article

Digital DNA: Welcome to the go-to technology event

Digital DNA: Welcome to the go-to technology event

The Belfast Telegraph is partnering with Digital DNA as official media partner in Northern Ireland for Digital DNA 2017, taking place on June 6 and 7 in St George’s Market, Belfast. Digital experts from organisations including Google, Twitter, YouTube, Adobe, Motorola and Microsoft will give their insights into cuttingedge technology... View Article

Argos opens digital store at Sainsbury’s in Ballymena

Argos opens digital store at Sainsbury’s in Ballymena

Argos has opened a new digital store at Sainsbury’s in Ballymena in a concession setup that will offer thousands of popular products for immediate pickup. 20,000 products can be ordered on the move for speedy collection from a Fast Track collection point in-store. There will also be an eBay collection... View Article

Amazon opens first grocery pick-up stores in US

Amazon opens first grocery pick-up stores in US

Valued at $800 billion, the US grocery market, where most shopping occurrs offline, has created a gap in the market for online retail giant Amazon which opened its first grocery pickup locations at two Seattle sites, allowing shoppers to order items online for pickup at designated times at an Amazon... View Article

High tech security firm Netwatch to double its Newry workforce

High tech security firm Netwatch to double its Newry workforce

Security firm Netwatch has announced plans to create 85 jobs over the next 12 months, with 15 of those jobs based at its £4.5m Newry Communications Hub which was established in February 2016. The new jobs are part of an £18m investment to grow the business globally and will bring... View Article