# retail-sales - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cycling Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# retail-sales - Friday 29 May, 2015
The volume of retail sales has risen by 11.9% since last year.
# 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
All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…
# 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.