Enterprise Ireland Retail Scheme

Closing date: 1 June 2022
If  you’re an Irish retailer with 10+ staff and an existing online presence, you can apply for up to €64,000 grant aid from Enterprise Ireland. You don't have to be an existing Enterprise Ireland client. All you need to do is check that you're eligible as follows:

  • Irish based
  • 10 employees
    Can be made up of part-time and full-time
  • Existing online presence
    Must have website or social media prior to application
  • Store
    Must have an online store

With grants up to €64,000, you can invest in an online strategy, train your team, boost your e-commerce activity and grow your business.
We have assisted many Irish retailers with the previous retail schemes and we can guide you through the application process and create a Digital Marketing Strategy that is uniquely yours. With 20 years digital marketing experience, Brightspark delivers future focused strategy, digital marketing support, and social media training. Book a call and let's discuss what you'd like to do. 

our work with EI retail clients


Inside Nutrition

Social media | ecommerce

Strategy and research for this Enterprise Ireland client. Social media content. Paid social and Google ads. Influencer marketing strategy... Read more....


Hopkins of Wicklow

Social media for Irish toy store shop  

Brand strategy and social media research to deliver multi-channel campaign for Christmas. TikTok, Instagram, Email.



Murphys Furniture

Social media rebrand for chain of furniture stores

Consultative strategy and social media rebrand. SEO strategy. Facilitated training to redefine retail roles to include digital marketing. Provided training for staff, and ongoing mentoring.

what Brightspark can do for you

research & strategy

You'll want a future focused marketing strategy, that's strong on analysis and loaded with creativity. Our work always places clients at the overlap of how humans engage and what the algorithms require.

social media support

We have experience mentoring in-house teams to become content creators and social media ads managers.

We do and show you how. Then you do. And we go.

grant application

We can help with your 2022 application and begin the  discovery process that will inform strategy. When the  grant has been approved, we can work together to draw it down while delivering on the objectives in your strategic plan. 

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