Enterprise Ireland starts e-commerce fund for Irish retailers
Enterprise Ireland, a government organization aimed to let Irish enterprises grow, has opened an e-commerce fund to accelerate the online offering of retailers in Ireland and to increase their competitiveness. As Ecommerce News reported, the 1.25 million euros fund opened last Wednesday and will remain open for six weeks.
Enterprise Ireland announced the opening of the first call last week, explaining that a total of 625,000 euros has been made available under the first competitive call under this new scheme. The fund will award grants ranging from 10,000 to 25,000 euros.
He launched the scheme, which is open to applications from retail SMEs with 20 to 249 employees based across the island of Ireland and who have a retail outlet.