The pilot Online Retail Scheme administered by Enterprise Ireland, was launched by Minister Humphreys in September 2018. The €1.25m fund is targeted at online retailers to encourage acceleration of their online offerings and can be used to fund research, strategy development, implementation and training.
The Scheme’s purpose is to support online retailers to strategically enhance their online sales capabilities to increase competitiveness and subsequently scale their businesses in international markets.
The second call of the pilot Online Retail Scheme opened for applications on 19 June 2019. The second call remained open for six weeks, closing to applications at 3.00pm on 31 July 2019.
Call 2 of the pilot Online Retail Scheme was open to applications from Irish owned retail businesses with 10 or more employees, and who have a physical retail outlet.
CALL OPENED: 19 June 2019
CALL CLOSED: 31 July 2019 at 3pm
Further information on the Scheme is available at enterprise-ireland.com/retail
Key contact details in Enterprise Ireland
Tel: +353 1 727 2166