Supports to Business

Verifact are now an Approved Green Directory Service Provider for Enterprise Ireland and Local Enterprise Offices to help your business with Sustainability and Digitalisation.


Learn more about the supports below:



Max Project Cost Grant Eligible Cost
Green for Micro Up to €1,800 100% 2 days technical/advisory
Climate Action Voucher €1,800 100% 2 days technical/advisory
GreenStart €6,300 80% 7 days training/advice
GreenPlus Up to €100,000 Up to 50% Training & Course costs
Digitalisation Voucher Up to €9,000 100% 10 days
enterprise ireland

Verifact are now Approved Green Directory Service Providers for Enterprise Ireland


Green Offer


The Green Offer is designed to help companies incorporate sustainable practices into the day-to-day running of their business. Better environmental performance leads to improved resource efficiency and direct cost savings and can also increase access to customers who are increasingly demanding more environmentally friendly products and services.


This includes the Climate Action Voucher, GreenStart and GreenPlus programmes.

Climate


Action


Voucher

Verifact can help your business by:


  • Identifying resources, emissions and cost savings opportunities.
  • Assessing your business and site(s) energy usage and recommending the most appropriate renewable energy system(s) for the business.
  • Developing an action plan to implement a corporate sustainability / decarbonisation strategy, policy and plan.
  • Understand the relevance of circular economy and innovation to your business.
  • Prepare a plan to identify and develop circular economy ideas for a more circular product, process or service.

GreenStart


Programme

Verifact will help your business:


  • Develop a corporate sustainability strategy aligned with national /
    international frameworks (e.g., Origin Green, UN Environmental Sustainability Development Goals, CDP).
  • Implement Circular Economy thinking and transition to circular economy business models.


Verifact do this by:


  • Working with the company to understand the business.
  • Evaluate what support Verifact can supply and whether it is relevant and of value to the company.
  • Conducting an analysis of the company's supply chain and customer base.
  • Key customer analysis, particularly regarding macro trends within the customer base, to understand what these customers require now and will require in the future.
  • Carrying out a market analysis to identify the potential for sustainability claims, how these can be measured and the potential for the company to improve its market position or position itself to report publicly on environmental performance such as meeting the requirements of the European Union (Disclosure of non-financial and diversity information by certain large Undertakings and Groups) Regulations, 2017.

GreenPlus


Programme

  • The goal of the project is that the team members can develop and implement environmental best practice within the company over the duration of up to 12 months.
  • The grant can also be used to cover part of the salary cost for up to 10 company green project team members over the project duration.

Verifact can help your business:


  • Develop a high level of environmental management capabilities, drive environmental efficiencies and achieve improved sustainability by establishing and embedding continuous improvement systems and behaviours.
  • Develop a comprehensive climate change and sustainability plan and aligning it to international standards and frameworks.

Digitalisation


Voucher

The project will deliver a digitalisation roadmap setting out goals and milestones for the Company.


Customer Digital Experience


Verifact will:


  • Benchmark the current Company position and tools being utilised in terms of digitalisation e.g. a review of internal IT systems.
  • Review the Company's current products, carry out an in-depth analysis of the supply chain and how supplier data is captured and integrated into business decisions.
  • Review sales channels being used to promote and sell products and how digitalisation could present new marketing opportunities.
  • Review of key customer's needs including how digitalisation could improve confidence in the company's products and brand.
  • Carry out a competitor analysis in relation to what other companies, domestically and internationally, with similar product lines, are implementing in terms of digitalisation.
  • Assess trends, risks, and opportunities specific to the Company's business and the sector it is operating in to remain competitive in the future.

Becoming a Data-Driven Business


Verifact will:


  • Carry out a review of the company's current key performance data that is used to drive the business and inform business decisions in addition to identifying data gaps and improvement opportunities.
  • Look at the opportunities to implement Blockchain traceability to validate supply chains in order to differentiate companies among their customers and enhance the customer experience through the aggregation and analysis of data.

Green for Micro

The Green for Micro programme is a new initiative from the Local Enterprise Offices to help prepare small businesses (under 10 employees) for the low carbon, more resource efficient economy of the future.


Verifact will help your business:


  • Increase cost savings.
  • Improve resource efficiency.
  • Reduce environmental footprint and greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Seek opportunities for higher and additional value on products and services
  • Enhance the customer experience, improving customer relationships

Contact a member of our team today for more information on our products.