Clonmel firm listed for prestigious national small industry award


Clonmel firm listed for prestigious national small industry award

The Small Firms Association (SFA) has announced that Ballingarrane, Clonmel-based company EireChrom Ltd has been selected as a finalist in the SFA National Small Business Awards 2016.

From over 430 applicants, five finalists across seven categories have been selected.

EireChrom features in the AIB sponsored "Outstanding Business Category" for small business. The other category finalists include Dúnmasc Genetics – Laois; PolyPico – Galway; Sweet Spot Sourcing, Kidare; Woodrow Sustainable Solutions – Sligo; and Italian Tile & Stone – Dublin.

Established in 2013, EireChrom has grown rapidly to become Ireland’s market leader in the highly specialized area of Mass Spectrometry - an advanced separations science technique that has both quantitative and qualitative uses within the Chemical Analysis and Life Science sectors. EireChrom Ltd are located in Mahon, Co. Cork and Clonmel.

They are widely regarded by industry as the ‘go to’ experts in the areas of Clinical Research; Drug Development and Discovery; Environmental/Food and Beverage Testing; Forensic Toxicology; Biomarker Research and Omics Discovery. EireChrom consistently delivers a fresh and innovative customer experience that enables its end-clients to meet their analytical challenges and targets.

EireChrom offer a holistic approach, which incorporates consultancy and training services, continuous customer support, sample preparation and supplies. The company has vast Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry hands -on experience, coupled with Method Development knowledge.

Its areas of expertise within the Industrial Sector include:



Drug Discovery & Development

Food & Beverage

Chemical & Pharmaceutical Industry

The aim of the awards is to celebrate the achievements of Small Business in Ireland and to recognise the vital contribution of the small business sector to Irish Industry. Awards prize package for all finalists includes an exhibition stand at that SFA National Small Business Showcase in February, a strategic management masterclass weekend, a voucher for a Skillnets Management Works management team/CEO course, as well as broad-ranging national and local media coverage, valued at €50,000.

The Gala prize giving ceremony will take place in March when the category winners and overall winner will be announced.