Summary Rescue Process
Following the announcement of the proposed, 'Summary Rescue Process", a restructuring framework for small and micro companies, the SFA was feautred in the Independent, stating that the "new low-cost examinership scheme will leave businesses with significant problems if an option to exit from leases and other onerous contracts is not included".
With the launch of the 2021 Champion Green movement to support small business, backed by a €1m investment to drive consumer support for local enterprise and to help SMEs adapt their businesses, the SFA was mentioned in RTE, Newstalk, Cork Independent, The Echo, Northern Strand, Westmeat Examiner, Bixplus.ie and enviro-solutions.com.
SFA Director, Sven Spollen-Behrens, was also on the Pat Kenny show to talk about Champion Green and how to boost Irish business.
With the recent expansion of ‘MentorsWork,’ an initiative aimed at helping Irish SME business owners and managers to navigate current business challenges and plan for growth, the programme and the SFA were featured in outlets such as the Skillnet Ireland, Irish Times, The Echo and Business Post.
The SFA was mentioned in the The Times article on the difficulty of post-Brexit trading for small Irish businesses.
SFA Members and National Small Business Awards 2020 Winners and 2021 Finalists were featured in thatsfarming.com for their success as a global equine regulator.