News

Keeping you ‘in the know’

Take a look through our news section below where we provide notable press releases about BUY4NOW from over the years. If you browse through the menu by year you can witness some of the significant successes our company has achieved since its birth and gain a greater insight into the overall history of our organisation. We aim to update this section regularly to bring you any relevant news about how our company is performing in the industry and any changes which have been made to our structure so you are abreast of what we do, where we may be able to help your business and understand our philosophy to see if your firm and ours are a good match. As we endeavour to keep you in tune with the ‘eCommercesphere’ as it moves, we also include relevant stories from around the industry and reiterate any findings which may have an impact on your business. The end goal is for you to lay a foundation of knowledge and insight with which to prepare your business to move faster and grow more online when you are ready to make those key decisions.


For further press information, please contact:
Kevin Murray,
E: kevin.murray@buy4now.com
T: +353 (0) 1 2075400




2014

February

February - In The Press

MyWebGrocer Acquires BUY4NOW Limited

Ireland-based Company Brings European eCommerce Expertise to MWG.

BUY4NOW acquired by US eCommerce player MyWebGrocer

One of Ireland’s longest standing eCommerce vendors BUY4NOW has been acquired by a US online retailer MyWebGrocer for an undisclosed sum.

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2013

May

January - In The Press

BUY4NOW continues to grow

BUY4NOW has recently announced its acquisition of two further office floors to add to their current three floor office in the Beacon Mall in Sandyford, Dublin.

SuperValu shopping only an app away

You can now shop for your groceries without leaving the comfort of your home, thanks to an app launched by SuperValu.

by Vincent Ryan

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2012

December

November

BUY4NOW featured in 2013 UK eCommerce buyers guide

BUY4NOW have become a member of the exculsive Econsultancy Digital Marketers United community.


BUY4NOW rolled out OFS4NOW v4.0 in Superquinn

Highlight features include the new auto upgrade process and performance improvements to the application and overall workflow order process.

November

July

BUY4NOW inline for an Appy

BUY4NOW shortlisted in best retail shopping app category at the Appy Awards on November 29th in Dublin.

Sam McCauleys Chemist reveals a new look website

After selling successfully online for a number of years Sam McCauleys felt the site needed a fresher look.

June

June

BUY4NOW Launch the Supervalu Mobile App

BUY4NOW Technology Group launch its first fully transactional eGrocery Mobile Applications with Supervalu Grocers.

Elverys Release a Mobile Version of Their eCommerce Site

Elvery’s Sports deploy a Mobile Web solution on the BUY4NOW eCommerce platform.

May

April

Soundstore go live with a new transactional website!

A brand new online eCommerce Website was launched to satisfy the significant demand for electrical goods via the internet.

BUY4NOW & The Office Centre Team Up

The Office Centre sign with BUY4NOW Technology Group to develop a B2C eCommerce website.

March

BUY4NOW to Launch New Jewellery Site

Clive Ranger Jewellers to launch a new website on the BUY4NOW eCommerce platform.

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2011

July

June

BUY4NOW Tech Group Year End Results

The BUY4NOW Technology Group today, announced its’ financial results for the year ended March 31st 2011.

Expert Electrical Adds Value in eCommerce Development

Expert Electrical has contracted the BUY4NOW Technology Group, to redevelop their online presence for the Irish market.

May

Homecare Medical Supplies Embrace eCommerce

The BUY4NOW Technology Group have signed contracts to develop an eCommerce retail site for Irish company, Homecare Medical Supplies.

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2010

October - In The Press

July - In The Press

BUY4NOW Celebrates 10 years in business

Shopping website BUY4NOW Technology Group has marked its 10th year in business.

Going the extra aisle: BUY4NOW inks US deal

Irish-owned BUY4NOW Technology Group has signed an international export software contract to provide Roche Bros with an eGrocery shopping site based on the latest BUY4NOW technology.

May - In The Press

May - In The Press

Bricks-and-mortar retailers cannot ignore web presence

How can retailers on the high street not afford to be serious about the web?

by John Kennedy

BUY4NOW creates 20 new jobs in R&D investment

BUY4NOW Technology Group, is set to create 20 new jobs over the next two years in a major R&D and export programme with support from Enterprise Ireland.

April

April

BUY4NOW to Redevelop Carphone Warehouse Online

The BUY4NOW Technology Group have been contracted by Carphone Warehouse to redesign, redevelop and provide new eCommerce services for their new online store.

Expansion into UK

BUY4NOW Technology Group has announced the opening of their UK office in Hammersmith, London.


March

February - In The Press

BUY4NOW & Pamela Scott Join Forces

The BUY4NOW Technology Group secures Pamela Scott contract for online store.

BUY4NOW expanding its IT workforce

BUY4NOW is to create five new developer jobs based on the growing success of its cloud and software-as-a-service technology.

February - In The Press

January

Arnotts' eCommerce success

Retailer scores with BUY4NOW solution.

Big Freeze Heats Up Online Sales

Record Figures Recorded from BUY4NOW Technology Group for Superquinn during the recent "big freeze".

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2009

December - In The Press

January - In The Press

Is your online store ready for the Christmas rush?

The busy Christmas shopping period is crucial for any business involved in eCommerce in Ireland.

Sale boosts BUY4NOW profits

Online sales portal BUY4NOW returned profits of €2.1m last year after selling €1.5m worth of intellectual property to a subsidiary.

by Laura Noonan

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2008

October - In The Press

September

Just click your fingers and indulge yourself online

Shopping became Ireland's new religion, it was suggested at the height of the boom. If so, many of us are feeling spiritually bereft at the moment, as well as broke.

BUY4NOW disposes of its US business

Group appoints new management team under a capital restructuring of the business.

September - In The Press

BUY4NOW sells US business in revamp

Online retailer BUY4NOW has sold its US business and announced a restructuring of the company.

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2007

January - In The Press

Women are top eShoppers in Ireland

Online shopping in Ireland is a woman's world according to a new study by researchers from Dublin City University (DCU).

by Emmet Ryan

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2006

October

October - In The Press

BUY4NOW Signs Two US Contracts

BUY4NOW today announced a further expansion of its growing international eTail solutions business in the United States with the launch of two new online grocery offerings.


BUY4NOW Signs Deals in US

BUY4NOW announced on Thursday that it was expanding its operations in the United States having agreed two deals worth over €5.5 million in total.

by Emmet Ryan

April - In The Press

January - In The Press

BUY4NOW Announces 288% Profit Growth

BUY4NOW, Ireland’s online shopping Centre and eBusiness Software specialist, today announced its annual results for the year ended 31 March, 2006.

BUY4NOW Signs up Another US Retailer

In yet another move into the US 'eGrocery' market, BUY4NOW has signed a deal with New York-based retailer Waldbaums.

by Deirdre McArdle

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2005

October - In The Press

October

Another US firm buys BUY4NOW technology

The Irish online retailer BUY4NOW is making further inroads into the US market after signing a deal with the US retailer Roche Brothers.

by Charlie Taylor

BUY4NOW Expands its Foothold in US Market

Irish online retailer wins its second major contract in USA to provide an eGrocery solution for the US Retailer Roche Brothers and launches its first site in Boston.

September - In The Press

September

BUY4NOW & Three Mobile Team Up

BUY4NOW signs EUR2 million deal with mobile operator Three.

by Sylvia Leatham



3 Ireland Partners with Online Retailer BUY4NOW

BUY4NOW has been appointed by  3, Ireland’s only pure 3G network, as its software and services partner in the provision of direct channel sales through the Internet. 

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2004

December

October - In The Press

BUY4NOW Christmas Revenues up 45%

Company exceeds €100,000 in daily online revenues in run up to Christmas.

BUY4NOW in US eGrocery licensing deal

After years as an eCommerce portal, Ireland's BUY4NOW has broken into the software licensing market, concluding a deal with a US grocery giant.

August

May - In The Press

BUY4NOW Wins Major US Contract

Company wins major contract to provide an eGrocery solution for the $11 billion US Retailer A&P Group and launches its first site with The Food Emporium in Manhattan.

Web-only retailers start to see profits

Web-only retailers are beginning to turn a profit, thanks to stronger uptake and trimmed-down costs, a new survey has revealed.


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2003

July - In The Press

May - In The Press

Superquinn.ie launches Click&Collect

Irish grocer Superquinn has launched a new service, 'Click&Collect,' that will let shoppers buy online and collect purchases at their convenience.

BUY4NOW posts big jump in turnover

Irish online retailer BUY4NOW has posted strong results for 2002 with turnover up by a third and, importantly, the firm says this year will be even better.

November - In The Press

November - In The Press

BUY4NOW gets four more on board

Online retailer BUY4NOW has announced four new retail partners for the Christmas period.

BUY4NOW predicts bumper Christmas

Irish online retailer BUY4NOW is forecasting revenues of €5.5 million over the Christmas period.

December - In The Press

Have a Hap E-Christmas

Growing numbers of Internet shoppers are expanding their horizons beyond just books and CDs, paving the way for an important industry shift.

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2002

April

Superquinn Wins Major eCommerce Innovation Award

Irish Supermarket Beats Virgin and Boots at the Global Retail Achievement Awards in Paris.

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2000

October

BUY4NOW Set to Revolutionise Shopping in Ireland

The innovative retail website that offers Irish people a fast, convenient and hassle-free way to go shopping, will go live tomorrow (Thursday, 5th October 2000).

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