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#Shops

# shops - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Going to the shops? Many stores and supermarkets are now open

Limited opening hours for some major supermarkets and local shops.

# shops - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

After a long hiatus, the Bill to ban booze ads from buses, trains and near schools is back

It’s showdown time for the controversial Public Health Alcohol Bill which is back on the agenda this week.

# shops - Monday 10 July, 2017

Retailers say the rates they have to pay are way too high and it's damaging business

Retail Ireland has called for urgent reform of the rates system.

# shops - Friday 5 May, 2017

Man who weighed cars with concrete blocks in order to ram designer shops jailed for 5.5 years

Aurimas Petraska had pleaded guilty to the theft of €150,000 worth of women’s clothes and Chanel products.

# shops - Friday 16 December, 2016

We're spending less in the shops this Christmas - blame it on Brexit and Trump

That’s according to experts Retail Excellence Ireland.

# shops - Monday 11 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 times Irish shops gave zero f**ks Auld Shite

14 times Irish shops gave zero f**ks

A grand total of zero f**ks given.

# shops - Saturday 16 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge These unintentionally cheeky leggings are on sale in Forever 21 in Dublin Ride On

These unintentionally cheeky leggings are on sale in Forever 21 in Dublin

THINK OF THE IRISH MARKET, FOREVER 21.

# shops - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 14 retail workers who had too much time on their hands Shopped

14 retail workers who had too much time on their hands

Workers of retail, we salute you.

# shops - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

From Business ETC The post-Christmas sales are a ‘mixed bag’ for Irish retailers High Street

The post-Christmas sales are a ‘mixed bag’ for Irish retailers

Footfall is down, but spending is up.

# shops - Thursday 3 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge 16 times shops had an excellent sense of humour You're Not My Real Ladder

16 times shops had an excellent sense of humour

Well played, everyone.

# shops - Thursday 22 October, 2015

This iconic American clothes brand is opening in Dublin today

It will create 30 jobs.

# shops - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

The Chr*stm*s chocolates have already arrived...

And then a Hero comes along…

# shops - Saturday 13 June, 2015

The House of Lords spent a fair bit of time this week debating Ireland's head shop laws

Hundreds of ‘legal high’ vendors face closure across Britain. Some politicians there aren’t particularly taken with Ireland’s approach to the problem.

# shops - Monday 13 April, 2015

Dunnes staff will "escalate" their campaign

The union is preparing a dossier of of incidents of victimisation and intimidation.

# shops - Friday 26 December, 2014

I've been given a horrendous gift? Can I return it? Here are your consumer rights...

Changed your mind? Got a horrible jumper? Or is something simply broken?

# shops - Monday 22 December, 2014

Here are the tricks shops use to make you spend more money

Think you make your own decisions? Well, think again…

# shops - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Primark strikes deal with Sears to open its first US stores

Seven, in fact. Thanks Penneys… or, eh, Sears…

# shops - Monday 25 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Shops around Ireland are literally running out of ice for the Ice Bucket Challenge Icepocalypse

Shops around Ireland are literally running out of ice for the Ice Bucket Challenge

The freezer compartments are bare. No, really.

# shops - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Opinion: SALE! Why does this one word cause all logic to go out the window?

I can’t go into town at the moment. Don’t trust myself. It’s too dangerous.

# shops - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Sale of half of Arnotts gets the go-ahead

Two companies are to have joint control of the iconic Dublin store Arnotts.

# shops - Friday 25 April, 2014

Column: Dependence on out-of-town shopping complexes destroys community life

The ‘solution’ of building more housing and expecting people to commute to out-of-town shopping complexes is detrimental to local community life.

# shops - Monday 14 April, 2014

From Business ETC Aldi reaches record market share, with Lidl not far behind Consumers

Aldi reaches record market share, with Lidl not far behind

If you shop in Aldi, you’re probably spending more as well.

# shops - Monday 17 March, 2014

Photographs show the decline in Ireland's unique and beautiful shop fonts

Graphic designer Trevor Finnegan has been travelling around Ireland taking photos of the typography on Ireland’s old shops.

# shops - Monday 10 March, 2014

“Cathedrals of consumption”: A history of shopping in Ireland

A series of lectures and an exhibition will outline Ireland’s consumer cravings from Georgian Dublin to modern-day neon shopfronts.

# shops - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Poll: How much money have you spent in the post-Christmas sales? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: How much money have you spent in the post-Christmas sales?

Shoppers have turned out in force to find a bargain in the sales this year.

# shops - Thursday 26 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6 unarguable reasons to avoid the sales today Bargain Bin

6 unarguable reasons to avoid the sales today

It’ll be hell, believe us.

# shops - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Four A|wear stores remain open following examiner appointment

Following the fashion chain entering receivership, stores in Blanchardstown, Dundrum, Grafton Street and Sligo are still trading.

# shops - Saturday 5 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 16 infuriating things about working in retail Aaargh

16 infuriating things about working in retail

It’s hard out there.

# shops - Thursday 22 August, 2013

It's back! HMV to reopen four stores in two weeks

The Limerick, Henry Street, Dundrum and Liffey Valley outlets are due to reopen on either the 5 or 6 September.

# shops - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Poll: Do you make a special effort to support local shops? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you make a special effort to support local shops?

Crowleys Music Centre in Cork closed today after 87 years – it is the latest music store to close down in Ireland.

# shops - Monday 5 August, 2013

Column: Should ‘lads mags’ be in modesty bags?

Removing ‘lads mags’ from the top shelf won’t make much of an impact when it comes to the bigger picture, writes Aoife O’Connor, who says there is a lot more things objectifying women that need to dealt with first.

# shops - Thursday 11 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Has Ireland run out of paddling pools? Cooling Off

Has Ireland run out of paddling pools?

They’re like gold dust out there.

# shops - Thursday 25 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 reasons shopping is a special brand of horror My Shopping Hell

9 reasons shopping is a special brand of horror

From the lighting to the changing room sweats, it’s just one thing after another.

# shops - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

6 ways retailers get you to spend more Paco Underhill This post contains images

6 ways retailers get you to spend more

If you know, you might be able to control yourself. (But probably not.)

# shops - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Late shoppers may be penalised as stores run low on toys and tablets

This is not a drill. Furbys are heading towards extinction and iPad Minis are all sold out.

# shops - Friday 30 November, 2012

Extract: Black humour, Scud-Burgers, bitter coffee - life in the Lebanon

In his new book, Tom Clonan details the ups and downs of his tour of peacekeeping duty in Lebanon in the 1990s and how ‘Mary Robinson wears no knickers’ becomes a common greeting…

# shops - Saturday 24 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Pics: 11 shop fronts from a different Ireland Sign Of The Times This post contains images

Pics: 11 shop fronts from a different Ireland

Many – but not quite all – of these stores and pubs have now disappeared.

# shops - Monday 5 November, 2012

Over half a billion euro in retail stock stolen every year - Retail Ireland

More than half of retailers say they have experienced increased levels of crime in the last two years.

# shops - Friday 2 November, 2012

Column: The ‘night economy’ is crucial to the survival of Irish towns

Pubs and restaurants need proper support – and safe streets – if town centres are to thrive, writes Richard Guiney.

# shops - Sunday 23 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pics: The biggest shopping centre on the planet Shop Till You Drop This post contains images

In pics: The biggest shopping centre on the planet

Let’s go inside Dubai Mall, which has over 600 shops, a 22-screen cinema, a replica of London’s Regent Square and ice skating rink.

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