It’s BBQ Time! Friday 28th July 2017

Creacon Wellness Retreat will provide the backdrop to this year’s New Ross & District Chamber Summer BBQ which takes place on Friday July 28th at 6.00 pm.

The cost will be €15.00 PP for Members and €20.00 PP for Non-Members

Guests are asked to pre-book online at www.newrosschamber.ie  or by emailing admin@newrosschamber.ie.  Alternatively, you can call the Chamber Office on 051 425077 to secure your place for  what promises to be a great night.

Guests will enjoy a delicious BBQ prepared by Creacon Head Chef  – Gaetano Pernagallo, Drink on Arrival, light entertainment and Door Prize.

Complimentary Transport to Creacon Wellness Retreat will depart from the Dunbrody Visitors Centre at 5.30pm sharp with the return trip leaving Creacon at 9.30 pm.

 

 

Have you got your “Manual Handling” up to date?

New Ross & District Chamber are providing a Manual Handling Program on Friday 21st July 2017 and is available to members and non members.   Click HERE for full details of training.

Time: 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Venue: Conference Room @ the Rising Tide Business Centre, No 35 South Street New Ross

Cost: Chamber Members €35                 Non-Members €40                           Places Available: 10

Trainer: Gary Wyse Silver Fern First Aid & Safety Training

BOOK YOUR PLACE TODAY………..Tel: 051 425077  Email: admin@newrosschamber.ie

 

 

Ever wonder how social media, digital marketing works and were always too afraid to ask.

New Ross & District Chamber in association with  Lorcan Kinsella Founder & CEO of Brand Nova Digital  will be hosting a number of evenings for businesses over the coming months..

Places Available: 10                           Bookings/Inquiries To: New Ross & District Chamber
Next Date: TBC                                     T: 051 425077        E: admin@newrosschamber.ie

Times: 6.15pm to 9.00pm         Venue: Conference Room @ the Rising Tide Business Centre, No 35 South Street, New Ross, Co. Wexford.

Cost: Chamber Members Free             Non-Chamber Members €10.00 PP

Titled “How To Market Your Business Online” aims to demystify the jargon associated with social media & digital marketing.

We hope to see you there and help New Ross to Go Digital!

 

 

EW Levingstone & Co Celebrates 4 Decades in New Ross

1977  –  2017

Congratulations to Ernest and his team celebrating 40 years in business in New Ross on the 1st July. Ernest a long standing member of New Ross & District Chamber and a director for many years has tirelessly supported New Ross Businesses and Community. We are delighted for him and his celebrations and wish him many more years in New Ross. www.ewlevingstoneaccountants.ie

New Ross in Bloom

Its that time of year and we are currently putting together the finer details for New Ross in Bloom 2017. We want New Ross to look even more beautiful again this summer with the stunning floral displays we can achieve with the help of the New Ross Tidy Towns and the local business community. We look forward once again to all the retailers and residents getting involved in this wonderful project that showcases our town at its best.

If you wish to participate in the project in 2017 or require further information, please contact the New Ross & District Chamber office tel:051-425077 or e:admin@newrosschamber.ie

DEADLINE FOR ORDERS FRIDAY 21st  APRIL 2017

Download order form Here……….

Chamber Vouchers available all year round!!

In 2015 over €220,000 was spent locally! As a community, we need to realise that our spending decisions will directly impact on the job security of our friends and families. Every Euro we spend locally has a multiplier effect in our community that benefits us and the local economy.

The vouchers are available in denominations of €20, and €50 and are accepted in over 70 businesses in New Ross. Vouchers can be purchased by completing the Order Form, or contact New Ross & District Chamber Office The Rising Tide Business Centre, No 36 South Street, by phoning 051-425077, or by emailing admin@newrosschamber.ie

Participating Outlets

EMPLOYERS-

Under the current revenue rules, employer’s are permitted to give a once off payment up to €500 worth of vouchers to each employee without any tax implications for either, i.e. the employee can accept vouchers without incurring PAYE, PRSI  USC or BIK.  The employer is not liable for PRSI . Also if the voucher is treated as a bonus or part there of, it can be claimed as a business expense. The only obligation on the employer is to keep a record of employee’s that they issue vouchers to.

To the purchaser- the chamber will charge an administration fee of:-

  • 7% on the first €1,000.00 of any voucher order and 5% on any additional amount up to €4,000.
  • 5% on orders of €4,000 and over.

 

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If you are in business and would like to join the New Ross & District Chamber Voucher Scheme please contact New Ross & District Chamber Office on 051-425077 or email: admin@newrosschamber.ie    Main benefits of becoming a participating outlet are: Accepting New Ross & District  Shopping Vouchers encourages uplift in sales, Maintain and develop your customer base, Attract new customers from surrounding areas, Get recognition for work to promote New Ross collectively, Part of a brand that promotes quality, value, choice and excellence in customer service,

Your money is spent in the New Ross & District  and stays in the New Ross & District.

Your money supports New Ross District Jobs & Employment.

Chamber Launches New Membership Prospectus

NRDC Membership Prospectus Launch 15.06.16New Ross & District Chamber officially launched their new membership prospectus at the recent Chamber coffee morning which was hosted in Harvey’s Coffee House & Bistro.

The launch coincides with the introduction of two new membership fee rate bands to encourage further participation by the voluntary/charity sector and sole trader/micro business sector.

Distribution of the new prospectus has already begun and will continue in the coming weeks and months ahead.

You can also request a copy of the prospectus by contacting the Chamber team on 051 425077 or by emailing admin@newrosschamber.ie

Chamber Launches Business Watch

What is Chamber Business Watch?

A closed group business security alert network facilitated by New Ross & District Chamber for business / organisations in the New Ross District in association with New Ross Gardaí.

It was a great success and a big thanks to all the members of An Garda Siochana who gave very informative information.

Thank you to everybody who attended the recent launch of Chamber Business Watch Initiative on 17th May 2016. If you would like to take part in the Chamber Business Watch Scheme please contact New Ross & District Chamber on 051 425077 or e:admin@newrosschamber.ie to register.

Support Local with a New Ross Chamber Shopping Voucher

EMPLOYERS – A NEW ROSS CHAMBER SHOPPING VOUCHER IS A TAX FREE OPTION WHEN REWARDING YOUR STAFF!

Employers you can save on staff rewards by giving employees a New Ross Chamber Shopping Voucher instead of Cash this Christmas!

Under the Small Benefit Exemption Scheme. You can now provide employees with a non cash benefit up to the value of €500 once in every tax year, which is exempt from Income Tax, Universal Social Charge (USC) and employee and employer’s PRSI.

Our Shop Local Vouchers are an ideal way of using the Small Benefit Exemption to reward employees.

In 2014 over €200,000 New Ross Chamber Shopping Vouchers were sold and this is a guaranteed spend in the New Ross District, which is supporting local businesses and jobs.

As a community, we need to realise that our spending decisions this Christmas will directly impact on the job security of our friends and families. Every Euro we spend locally has a multiplier effect in our community that benefits us and the local economy.

The vouchers are available in denominations of €20, and €50 and are accepted in over 70 businesses in New Ross.

To the purchaser- the chamber will charge an administration fee of:-

  • 7% on the first €1,000.00 of any voucher order and 5% on any additional amount up to €4,000.
  • 5% on orders of €4,000 and over.

Vouchers can be purchased by completing your Order Form here, or contact New Ross & District Chamber Office 36 South Street, by phoning 051-425077, by emailing admin@newrosschamber.ie

Particpating Outlets 2015