We are delighted to announce that Griffins are shortlisted for IEDR Optimise Fund ! There was over 150 applications which have been shortlisted down to 32 at the moment. 15 winners will be selected from the shortlist, 10 by public vote and 5 by our judging panel. Griffins would love your Vote
Can you imagine Griffins of Dripsey, Munster's only five star garden centre, home of the award winning restaurant and Ireland's best scone could be open 24/7 with your help? Vote for Griffins in“Optimise 2015, Iedr eCommerce and Website Development fund and it could be a reality.
Like to take a virtual stroll around Griffins from the comfort of your home? Order that special gift, get it wrapped with style, delivered to your door or ready to collect in store with a“Click & Collect”service? While on the go, Book an afternoon tea or your table for the best Sunday lunch from your smartphone? Ever wish you had Granny Griffins' home baking in your kitchen? All could be possible with our online take home range of baked goods and gourmet food.
Or going gardening? With Griffins' tutorials, vlogs, blogs you could have a Griffin's plant expert in your garden, advising you on your garden, solving your problems and recommending the best proven winners available. Click, Collect, Plan!
All under one virtual roof Griffinsgardencentre.ie why not organise that yearly visit to our very special guest while the little ones are dreaming of a white Christmas? Book your VIP seat at Griffins' Magical events? Sign up and cycle for charity?
To ensure that we have the friendliest trustworthy website available, we wish to work with the best and Optimise 2015 offers us a unique opportunity to do this. It is only a click away, Vote Griffins Garden centre for your magical online Griffins' experience. Click Here To Vote
Optimise Fund 2015
Now in its fifth year, the IEDR’s OPTIMISE Fund was created to encourage and enable Irish SMEs or micro-enterprises to make greater use of existing web technologies to maximise their online presence. Since its’ launch in 2011, the OPTIMISE Fund has provided funding to 60 Irish SMEs and micro-enterprises who have invested its’ funding in expanding their websites to facilitate online selling and to optimise their online presence. Through an increased and improved web presence, businesses have successfully been able to reach a wider audience and, in turn, grow their businesses.
There are 32 businesses shortlisted for this year’s OPTIMISE Fund, including Griffins Of Dripsey. This shortlist will now be reduced further, down to the 15 final companies who will be selected as this year’s OPTIMISE Fund recipients.
An online public vote will select 10 of the final 15 fund recipients with the additional five businesses selected by the independent judging panel. This year’s independent judging panel is chaired by Conall O’Móráin (Today FM’s Sunday Business Show) and consists of Keith Bohanna (Near Future), Ronan Smith (AIB) and Alan Sherlock (SFA)