Positive Retail

Online Retail Scheme

What is the Online Retail Scheme?

The Department of Enterprise Trade and Employment (DETE) has launched a further call for Online Retail Scheme aiming to encourage the retail sector in Ireland to develop a more competitive online offer that will enable an increase in their customer base and build a more resilient business in the domestic and global marketplace both online and offline.

This is a Competitive Fund which will be administered by Enterprise Ireland on behalf of DETE with a total fund size of €3.4m.

Applications for funding are invited through a public call for submission of projects.

The grant is calculated at a maximum of 50% of eligible expenditure of up to €50,000. The maximum grant available is up to €25,000. The minimum project expenditure is €20,000. Applications with expenditure below €20,000 will be considered ineligible.


Working with Positive Systems Solutions and WebSell

Positive Systems Solutions and Websell are trusted partners who offer a unified commerce solution. The seamless integration of Websell e-Commerce and Retail Management Hero EPOS system allows brick and mortar retailers to easily operate online with little manual work.

WebSell is an e-commerce solution that uses your point-of-sale (POS) system to automatically create, and keep up-to-date, your online store. Their mission is to simplify e-commerce for independent retailers with their easy-to-use software.

Positive System Solutions focus on the in-store side of the business, providing retail consulting, software, and training for using Point of Sale systems. We have worked with WebSell to deliver complete commerce solutions to Irish retailers for many years. 

This omnichannel solution will be customised to business requirements and provide a seamless solution which will help retailers expand both nationally and internationally. 

Irish retailers that want to get online quickly or improve their retail operations can call (01) 629 6058, email info@pss.ie, or fill out the form on positiveretail.ie.

Key Diary Dates

Call Open and Close Dates

  • Call Open date: 4th April 2023

  • Call Close date: 3rd May 2023 at 12.00pm (noon) for online application

Webinar – Online Retail Scheme April 2023 Call

There will be a webinar outlining the application and evaluation process at 2.00pm on 18th April 2023. You can preregister for this here:

Upcoming Webinar- April 26th, 1PM

Purchasing a Point of Sale system can be a daunting task, the market is flooded with options making it difficult to know which one is right for your business.  

This event will be discussing the process of system selection with our services director Margaret Bourke.  

We promise NO HARD SELL, just clear GUIDANCE on the buying process from an industry professional.  Positive work with retailers from single-store operators right through to enterprise clients. 

We can help you find the perfect system which accelerates and takes your business to the next level.

Sign up for our FREE webinar here  

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