Climate Change is predicted to have many impacts on Ireland in the coming decades. More severe coastal flooding is one of these, according to new research published by Gamma Location Intelligence. Sea Level rise coupled with more frequent and extreme storm events will see as...

Apart from the Grocery and Pharmacy sector, businesses in Ireland have been severely impacted over the past few months. The spread of Covid-19 and the subsequent lockdown (that was put in place on the 28th of March) has essentially bought businesses to a standstill.   To their credit, some businesses managed to pivot from their normal operations to help fight the spread of this deadly disease. We have heard of distilleries producing hand sanitiser gel, automotive companies producing medical devices and even hotels becoming quarantine centres for...

Gamma has agreed a partnership with JBA Risk Management to deliver their European flood data through its innovative Perilfinder™ insurance platform. The deal will allow Gamma to roll out its platform to P&C insurance clients across EMEA and bring the fast, intuitive benefits of the...

Almost every week, we hear about a brand restructuring its retail store network. Most are downsizing, or rightsizing, their physical store estates, but some are seeking to open stores. It is representative of the considerable changes occurring across the retail landscape today, particularly in relation...

On June 20th 2019, the Central Statistics Office released the most detailed profile yet on Ireland's income distribution. What is especially interesting is that this is a geographical profile, paying particular attention to the spatial variation in wealth and income. We are particularly interested in the...

As consumers, we all want convenience; it makes our lives easier. Our pursuit of hassle-free shopping has led to the rise of online and click-and-collect channels, leaving bricks and mortar stores exposed. While they may offer the same products at a similar price, many of...