Are you a Kinsale Retailer? Come meet the Beacon Retail Team!

Blog imageFollowing on from its recent success in various towns across the County, the Beacon Initiative would like to invite retailers based in Kinsale, to attend a public meeting on Monday February 2nd in Actons Hotel, at 7pm.

This meeting is open to all customer facing business in the area and will be presented by Padraig O’ Sullivan, Beacon Initiative Programme Manager.  Retailers will be given the opportunity to hear first hand how the programme may be of benefit to their business and how it can be tailored to meet their specific business challenges.


  • Discussing best retail principles.
  • Building a long term and realistic strategic plan for your business.
  • Taking time to work ON your business rather than IN your business.

To date over 135 business have taken part in the programme across the county including; Butchers, Florist, Furniture Stores, Gift Stores, Garden Centres, Hair Salons, Travel Agents, Insurance Brokers, Public Houses, Cafes, Restaurants, Hardware Stores, Filling Station, Driving Schools, Undertakers, Convenience Stores, Adventure Stores, Pharmacies, Plant Hire, Menswear, Opticians, Credit Unions and many more.

The programme is subsidised by CORK COUNTY COUNCIL’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND  and will run over a 5 month period.  To ensure the programmes success, places are limited to just 15 businesses.

For further information on the event, please contact Padraig O’ Sullivan on 021 4285140   / 087-773 0019 or Email