# retail-sales - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Products that people stopped buying during the recession are back on shopping lists.
# retail-sales - Friday 27 June, 2014
Despite a fourth straight quarter of growth, ISME warned that shop-owners are still under pressure
# retail-sales - Monday 28 April, 2014
The Government is coming under fire from employer bodies who say it’s looking the other way on retail problems.
# retail-sales - Wednesday 3 July, 2013
For example, eurozone countries purchased less ‘food, drink and tobacco’ this May, compared to May 2012.
# retail-sales - Friday 26 April, 2013
The Central Statistics Office and Retail Excellence Ireland both showed a drop in retail spending in March.
# retail-sales - Monday 28 January, 2013
The volume of retail sales fell by 0.1 per cent in December but figures show an increase when motor trades are excluded.
# retail-sales - Friday 25 January, 2013
Hot beverages and home and giftware sectors saw noticeable increases while furniture and flooring suffered losses.
# retail-sales - Monday 7 January, 2013
Retail Excellence Ireland says it is “not surprised” with decrease, pointing to the timing of the Budget and ‘kite flying’ by the Government for the fall in consumer sentiment.
# retail-sales - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Retail Ireland said the 24 per cent increase in electrical sales is “almost certainly” driven by television purchases ahead of the digital switchover.
# retail-sales - Friday 26 October, 2012
The amount and value of Irish retail sales have risen by 0.9 per cent in September compared with August 2012.
# retail-sales - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
New figures also show that credit card debt is continuing to decline compared to last year.
# retail-sales - Friday 27 July, 2012
Retails sales have seen the biggest drop since December 2009.
# retail-sales - Thursday 28 June, 2012
When including the motor trade, sales are at their lowest in five years – but without cars, the outlook is improving.
# retail-sales - Monday 28 May, 2012
Sales had been on the up for two months running but the latest figures from the CSO paint a bleaker picture. The weather, VAT, and the government have been blamed.
# retail-sales - Tuesday 28 February, 2012
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# retail-sales - Friday 27 January, 2012
It was the first time there has been quarterly growth in retail sales in almost two years.
# retail-sales - Saturday 24 December, 2011
Estimates for tax income in 2012 indicate that the government doesn’t expect the VAT hike to have a major impact on shoppers.
# retail-sales - Thursday 22 December, 2011
The volume of retail sales was up by 1.6 per cent in November, as retailers reported a surge in spending pre-Christmas.
# retail-sales - Friday 28 October, 2011
Retail sales were down 3.9 per cent in September when compared to the corresponding month in 2010.
# retail-sales - Wednesday 28 September, 2011
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Both the value and volume of retail sales fell during August this year as the sector continues its slump.
# retail-sales - Monday 29 August, 2011
# retail-sales - Tuesday 26 July, 2011
# retail-sales - Thursday 23 December, 2010
Customers are no longer obsessed with labels as they leave the credit cards at home when shopping, says retailers’ association.