COVID-19 Online Retail Scheme


Enterprise Ireland ORS November 2020

Please leave your questions here in advance of the Enterprise Ireland ORS webinar, Wednesday 25th 2020.  


eCommerce Strategic Deepdive

What we can do for you.

The grant aims to support the following activities:

  1. Developing an ecommerce strategy for your business
  2. Developing your message and brand strategy for promotion through your website and social media channels
  3. Audit and analyis of your existing website and develop best in class user experiences
  4. Planning and execution of content marketing to grow your awareness in export markets
  5. Implementation of software solutions to bring process efficiencies to your retail business.
  6. Expert consultancy and hands-on support in the execution of the above (1-5)
  7. Training and upskilling of your internal team in best practice digital marketing techniques

Eligible costs include:

  • Salary costs of a senior project champion (manager level or above) in the applicant company to work with an external service provider on this project. The costs to support the salary of the project champion must not exceed the external service provider costs. A maximum of 1 internal champion per company is eligible for salary costs;
  • Fees of established external service provider(s) to develop a digital strategy;
  • Fees of established external service provider(s) to further develop / enhance the company’s transactional website or online presence. The grant must be used to introduce additional functionality; and
  • Training Course fees are not eligible, however in-house training provided by an external provider to enable a company develop and maintain a robust online retail operation are eligible. This could include training for CMS, eMarketing, catalogue management, e-commerce systems, SEO, etc.