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#Clerys

# clerys - Saturday 1 August, 2020

'Lawful but preferably not': Debenhams, Clery's and the future of collective redundancies
# Debenhams Debacle
# Debenhams Debacle

'Lawful but preferably not': Debenhams, Clery's and the future of collective redundancies

Aug 1st 2020, 9:00 AM 24,703 Views 18 Comments

Workers want the government to implement the findings of 2016 report.

# clerys - Friday 30 August, 2019

Businesswoman Deirdre Foley shared in multimillion payout from Clerys site sale
# Clerys
# Clerys

Businesswoman Deirdre Foley shared in multimillion payout from Clerys site sale

Aug 30th 2019, 7:42 PM 26,998 Views 0 Comments

The famous department store was sold to Press Up.

# clerys - Friday 25 January, 2019

Here's what the new Clerys Quarter will look like
# CLERYS CLOCK
# CLERYS CLOCK

Here's what the new Clerys Quarter will look like

Jan 25th 2019, 3:38 PM 51,852 Views 21 Comments

Office space, shops and a hotel will be built on the site of the iconic former department store.

# clerys - Friday 30 November, 2018

The Christmas window displays are back at the Clerys building - take a look
# Switched On
# Switched On

The Christmas window displays are back at the Clerys building - take a look

Nov 30th 2018, 4:06 PM 20,478 Views 10 Comments

The windows look back at various decades throughout the history of Clerys, from the 1850s to the 1980s.

# clerys - Thursday 4 October, 2018

European investment group to acquire Clerys building in deal reportedly worth over €60m
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

European investment group to acquire Clerys building in deal reportedly worth over €60m

Oct 4th 2018, 11:55 AM 12,706 Views 16 Comments

The building was once home to one of the capital’s most iconic department stores.

# clerys - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

'O'Connell Street should be a place people want to get to rather than get through'
# Glory Days
# Glory Days

'O'Connell Street should be a place people want to get to rather than get through'

Jun 12th 2018, 8:14 PM 20,832 Views 54 Comments

Clerys’ shutters came down for the final time on 12 June 2015 – and today a memorial was held for the store.

# clerys - Monday 23 April, 2018

State to appeal decision to strike out charges against company which ran Clerys department store
# Clerys
# Clerys

State to appeal decision to strike out charges against company which ran Clerys department store

Apr 23rd 2018, 5:55 PM 11,303 Views 0 Comments

Some 460 people lost their jobs in collective redundancies, 130 off whom were directly employed by Clerys, when it closed its doors for the last time in June 2015.

# clerys - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Items from Clerys, Shelbourne Hotel and iconic Celtic Tiger nightclubs going under the hammer
# Going Going Gone
# Going Going Gone

Items from Clerys, Shelbourne Hotel and iconic Celtic Tiger nightclubs going under the hammer

Feb 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 28,849 Views 6 Comments

A host of items from Howl at the Moon and the Residence Club are to be sold off.

# clerys - Friday 28 July, 2017

Businesswoman to go on trial over handling of Clerys redundancies
# Clerys
# Clerys

Businesswoman to go on trial over handling of Clerys redundancies

Jul 28th 2017, 4:08 PM 32,855 Views 0 Comments

460 people lost jobs, 130 of whom were directly employed by Clerys.

# clerys - Monday 10 April, 2017

Businesswoman faces criminal charges in relation to Clerys redundancies
# Courts
# Courts

Businesswoman faces criminal charges in relation to Clerys redundancies

Apr 10th 2017, 4:13 PM 35,944 Views 0 Comments

Criminal proceedings commenced at Dublin’s District Court today.

# clerys - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'We were there almost 37 years... it was like a family bereavement': Clerys workers speak out after deal reached
# Clocking Out
# Clocking Out

'We were there almost 37 years... it was like a family bereavement': Clerys workers speak out after deal reached

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:00 AM 8,836 Views 8 Comments

A deal was reached this week which will see the old building redeveloped.

# clerys - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Clerys workers are going to get a settlement, almost two years after the department store shut down
# At Last
# At Last

Clerys workers are going to get a settlement, almost two years after the department store shut down

Mar 21st 2017, 11:11 AM 18,515 Views 37 Comments

The full details of the settlement are confidential.

# clerys - Saturday 25 February, 2017

A quarter of the cash from Clerys' liquidation has gone to accountants and lawyers
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

A quarter of the cash from Clerys' liquidation has gone to accountants and lawyers

Feb 25th 2017, 7:05 AM 9,279 Views 19 Comments

The state was forced to pick up the €2 million tab for sacked workers’ redundancy entitlements.

# clerys - Monday 12 December, 2016

Clerys building to come to life with extra floor and glass atrium
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

Clerys building to come to life with extra floor and glass atrium

Dec 12th 2016, 8:53 AM 30,572 Views 62 Comments

Planning permission has been granted by Dublin City Council.

# clerys - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Former Clerys CEO: 'Faced with the same choice, I would still sell the store'
# Retail
# Retail

Former Clerys CEO: 'Faced with the same choice, I would still sell the store'

Oct 30th 2016, 6:45 AM 12,254 Views 21 Comments

PJ Timmins was Clerys CEO when it went into receivership and was sold to US firm Gordon Bros in 2012.

# clerys - Monday 22 August, 2016

If politicians are really interested in 'new politics' they should work to secure justice for the Clerys workers
# Opinion
# Opinion

If politicians are really interested in 'new politics' they should work to secure justice for the Clerys workers

Aug 22nd 2016, 8:00 AM 79 Views 44 Comments

Sinn Féin TD David Cullinane argues that political parties can work together to produce legislation on protecting workers’ rights.

# clerys - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Clerys workers heckle and criticise director of property firm at High Court
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

Clerys workers heckle and criticise director of property firm at High Court

Jul 12th 2016, 10:21 PM 19,769 Views 0 Comments

The High Court today heard about a pack containing employee’s details that led to the inspection of D2 Private Ltd.

# clerys - Sunday 12 June, 2016

One year on, Clerys workers continue to seek justice for other workers
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

One year on, Clerys workers continue to seek justice for other workers

Jun 12th 2016, 8:30 AM 7,878 Views 20 Comments

Clerys workers will hold a one-year anniversary protest at the store today.

# clerys - Friday 20 May, 2016

Company at centre of Clerys closure launches High Court challenge against investigators
# Natrium Ltd
# Natrium Ltd

Company at centre of Clerys closure launches High Court challenge against investigators

May 20th 2016, 7:48 PM 15,761 Views 0 Comments

The investigators entered the premises of D2 Private Ltd yesterday and seized a laptop and some records.

# clerys - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Retirement, new jobs and better laws: Clerys workers proud and positive after 'appalling' treatment
# Clerys
# Clerys

Retirement, new jobs and better laws: Clerys workers proud and positive after 'appalling' treatment

Jan 14th 2016, 4:58 PM 13,074 Views 16 Comments

A review was announced today to try to stop a repeat of what happened to the 460 Clerys workers.

# clerys - Monday 21 December, 2015

Christmas at Clerys: A century of bittersweet memories
# Rewinding The Clock
# Rewinding The Clock

Christmas at Clerys: A century of bittersweet memories

Dec 21st 2015, 10:00 PM 17,575 Views 21 Comments

How much for a bag of toy soldiers?

# clerys - Friday 11 December, 2015

Clerys operators used "ponzi scheme" to pay concession holders, court told
# Courts
# Courts

Clerys operators used "ponzi scheme" to pay concession holders, court told

Dec 11th 2015, 5:51 PM 20,494 Views 0 Comments

Details of how businessmen and women working within Clery’s were paid were revealed in court today.

# clerys - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Clerys staff want the store's closure to leave behind a legacy
# Closed
# Closed

Clerys staff want the store's closure to leave behind a legacy

Nov 29th 2015, 8:30 AM 16,111 Views 13 Comments

They want the government to change company law.

# clerys - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

What does the Selfridges takeover mean for the future of Arnotts?
# Moving On Up
# Moving On Up

What does the Selfridges takeover mean for the future of Arnotts?

Nov 3rd 2015, 4:25 PM 20,930 Views 26 Comments

Retail experts say the development is great news for the department store – and for Dublin in general.

# clerys - Friday 23 October, 2015

Clerys may be gone, but Clerys Santa will still be here this Christmas
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Clerys may be gone, but Clerys Santa will still be here this Christmas

Oct 23rd 2015, 11:00 AM 13,234 Views 21 Comments

All that’s changed is the location.

# clerys - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Another landmark store gone: Boyers to shut down at start of 2016
# Dublin Landmark
# Dublin Landmark

Another landmark store gone: Boyers to shut down at start of 2016

Sep 9th 2015, 6:57 PM 28,984 Views 56 Comments

The landmark store will close in January. Negotiations with unions are due to get under way.

# clerys - Friday 28 August, 2015

'I gave 45 years to the store': After 11 weeks, former Clerys staff aren't going away
# Fallout
# Fallout

'I gave 45 years to the store': After 11 weeks, former Clerys staff aren't going away

Aug 28th 2015, 3:20 PM 14,552 Views 36 Comments

400 people lost their jobs overnight when the store closed suddenly.

# clerys - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Company that sold Clerys made €7.7 million in flood damage claim
# Clerys
# Clerys

Company that sold Clerys made €7.7 million in flood damage claim

Aug 15th 2015, 1:09 PM 21,008 Views 36 Comments

Financial accounts show the insurance payout was significantly higher than the damage had been valued at.

# clerys - Monday 10 August, 2015

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres
# HEY BIG SPENDERS
# HEY BIG SPENDERS

Retailers fear Dublin traffic restrictions will force shoppers to out-of-town centres

Aug 10th 2015, 8:55 AM 13,455 Views 37 Comments

The Irish Parking Association said the restrictions could result in a 24% fall off in shopping and entertainment revenue.

# clerys - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Best Menswear has gone into examinership
# Clerys Fallout
# Clerys Fallout

Best Menswear has gone into examinership

Jul 21st 2015, 11:02 PM 33,193 Views 38 Comments

The store operates 13 branches around the country.

# clerys - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

There's now an unofficial Clerys pop-up shop on Parnell Street
# Liquidation
# Liquidation

There's now an unofficial Clerys pop-up shop on Parnell Street

Jul 7th 2015, 3:51 PM 30,191 Views 6 Comments

The liquidation store was opened last week by a former Clerys concession holder.

# clerys - Monday 6 July, 2015

The company that ran Clerys has been officially wound up
# Officially Done
# Officially Done

The company that ran Clerys has been officially wound up

Jul 6th 2015, 5:41 PM 10,110 Views 22 Comments

The High Court officially ordered that OCS Operations Ltd be wound up today with no opposition to the application.

# clerys - Monday 22 June, 2015

How two other Clerys bidders would have saved the store and its workers
# Behind Closed Doors
# Behind Closed Doors

How two other Clerys bidders would have saved the store and its workers

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:12 AM 15,408 Views 38 Comments

One reportedly wanted to turn it into Dublin’s answer to Bloomingdale’s.

# clerys - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Jun 21st 2015, 10:20 AM 11,276 Views 3 Comments

Everyone was talking about the Clerys closure, tax havens and high flyers.

# clerys - Friday 19 June, 2015

Pictures: Clerys workers protesting outside the HQ of the company that closed their store
# Mountain To Mohammed
# Mountain To Mohammed

Pictures: Clerys workers protesting outside the HQ of the company that closed their store

Jun 19th 2015, 10:49 PM 51,745 Views 102 Comments

The shop’s new owners, Natrium, finally broke their silence on the matter this morning.

Poll: A retailers group thinks water protests contributed to Clerys decline, do you?
# Yoursay
# Yoursay

Poll: A retailers group thinks water protests contributed to Clerys decline, do you?

Jun 19th 2015, 10:08 PM 29,935 Views 176 Comments

“It was definitely a contributory circumstance.”

# clerys - Thursday 18 June, 2015

'I'm here tearing my shop down as we speak'
# Clerys
# Clerys

'I'm here tearing my shop down as we speak'

Jun 18th 2015, 6:00 PM 34,508 Views 21 Comments

Louise Hogan ran a successful business in the department store for 13 years.

From 1997 to 2015: Comparing a pre-Celtic Tiger liquidation to recession company busts
# Immoral Activity
# Immoral Activity

From 1997 to 2015: Comparing a pre-Celtic Tiger liquidation to recession company busts

Jun 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,034 Views 22 Comments

The sale of Clerys with the loss of almost 500 jobs last week serves as an uncomfortable reminder of just how vulnerable workers are when a company ceases to exist.

# clerys - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Gerry Adams says there were "serious conflicts of interest" in Clerys sale
# Golden Circles
# Golden Circles

Gerry Adams says there were "serious conflicts of interest" in Clerys sale

Jun 17th 2015, 2:06 PM 13,296 Views 69 Comments

He wants company law to be changed to protect workers from “rogue employers”.

'After decades in Clerys, they wouldn't even let us take our things from the lockers'
# Clerys
# Clerys

'After decades in Clerys, they wouldn't even let us take our things from the lockers'

Jun 17th 2015, 6:05 AM 15,999 Views 42 Comments

Former Clerys workers struck a defiant tone at yesterday’s protest against job losses.

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